Toby Messer

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Barry CF62 & Cardiff CF10
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About me

I am a clinical psychotherapist specialising in multiple approaches including trauma therapy. I am an accredited member of the NCPS register. I currently work internationally online operating from a range of modalities including CBT, REBT and CAT and hold a integrative approach. As a therapist I have clinical experience working with adults with a range of issues including Trauma, attachment injuries, anxiety, depression, eating disorders, gaming addictions, substance misuse, sexual abuse, domestic violence.
Every individual has the potential for transformative change. Whether it involves finding a new course, fostering self-assurance, or nurturing enduring happiness, the capacity for personal growth is intrinsic. our journeys often presents twists and turns, and I'm here to help you process and help with reorientation.
Thank you for taking the time to read my profile. I hope the insights shared here will help you in the important task of selecting a counsellor. This decision-making process can be difficult so, please feel free to reach out with any further questions using the provided contact details.

Training, qualifications & experience

I am a Registered Counsellor with the National counselling society. I have an Advanced professional Diploma in psychotherapeutic counselling and an Advanced Diploma in Counselling skills. I am a member of the National counselling society with the use of the designatory letters MNCS Accred. I am guided and abide by their professional practice guidelines. I receive regular clinical supervision and am fully insured to practice.

I have worked in a variety of mental health settings, educational and the voluntary sector. My experience includes, Child & Adolescent Mental Health, Adult Mental Health, Community Mental Health and Substance Abuse/Addiction teams.

During my clinical work I have supported clients with a range of psychological difficulties including; addictions, anxiety, anger, depression, low self esteem, post traumatic stress, social phobia, stress and relationship problems.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

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National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society (NCPS)

The National Counselling and Psychotherapy Society

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In 2013 the NCS register was accredited by the Professional Standards Authority under the Accredited Voluntary Register Scheme. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society
Accredited Register Scheme

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National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society

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£65.00 per session
Free initial telephone session

Additional information

Online counselling £65 per session

Couples counselling online - £75 per session

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

I am available between 8am and 9pm, Monday to Friday.

Barry, Vale Of Glamorgan, CF62

Cardiff, Caerdydd, CF10

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Young people (13-17)
Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

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In person

I am an Integrative Counsellor and Supervisor.

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