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(MBACP)
Please note: I am unable to take general enquiries until 1st January 2023

About me

Life is in a constant state of flux and sometimes difficult adjustments need to be made. I offer a comfortable, safe environment where I hope you will feel supported, valued and listened to. A place where you can discuss and explore the difficulties and concerns that you are facing.

As an integrative counsellor, I am able to draw on a range of therapeutic approaches that consider your individual needs and your personal circumstances.  I have a specialism in bereavement and loss, however I also work with a range of issues that may have an impact on your daily life.

I offer long or short-term therapy for adults over the phone and online counselling.

Training, qualifications & experience

As a registered member of the BACP, I adhere to the BACP code of ethics.  As required I attend regular supervision, hold professional indemnity insurance, and continue to broaden my knowledge through continued professional development.

  • Psychology (Dip HE) (Open)
  • Advanced Diploma in Integrative Counselling (BACP Accredited)
  • Foundation for Infant loss Training
  • Awareness in Bereavement Care (Cruse - Ascentis accredited)
  • Pre-Bereavement Training (Cruse)
  • Cruse Bereavement Care Supervision (NCS)
  • Transactional Analysis (TA101)
  • Certificate in Counselling
  • Enhanced DBS Certificate
  • Dissociation and DID
  • Dealing with Distress: working with Suicide and Self Harm
  • Suicide Bereavement Awareness
  • Practicing Existential Therapy
  • Working at Relational Depth
  • Foundation in sleep assessment and management
  • Advanced assessment and treatment strategies for people with insomnia
  • Level 3 Award in Education and Training (PTLLS)

Trainer for:

  • Associate of Ravenholme Training - Training for professionals in Bereavement and Loss
  • Cruse Bereavement Care

On going CPD

  • BSc (Honours) Psychology
  • Borderline Personality Disorder Powerful & Effective Strategies to Calm the Chaos (PESI)

Member organisations

BACP

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

BACP is one of the UK’s leading professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy with around 60,000 members. The Association has several different categories of membership, including Student Member, Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP, Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Accred) and Senior Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Snr Acccred).

Registered and accredited members are listed on the BACP Register, which shows that they have demonstrated BACP’s recommended standards for training, proficiency and ethical practice. The BACP Register was the first register of psychological therapists to be accredited by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

Accredited and senior accredited membership are voluntary categories for members who choose to undertake a rigorous application and assessment process to demonstrate additional standards around practice, training and supervision.

Individual members will have completed an appropriate counselling or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but they won’t appear on the BACP Register until they've demonstrated that they meet the standards for registration. Student members are still in the process of completing their training.

All members are bound by the BACP Ethical Framework and a Professional Conduct Procedure.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Accredited Register Scheme

The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Fees

£40.00 per session

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Keyworkers
  • OAPs
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors
  • Unemployed

Additional information

Finding a therapist can seem daunting, but for therapy to be of value, it is essential that you feel comfortable during our work together.  I therefore offer an introductory session at a reduced rate to give us an opportunity to meet and discuss what you are seeking from therapy.

  • Free initial phone consultation
  • £30 Introductory session
  • £40 for a 60 min session

Concessions available for low income and student counsellors, please contact me for more information.

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

Flexible

Porlock, Minehead, Somerset, TA24

Type of session

Online
Phone

Types of client

Adults
Older adults

Key details

DBS check

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Online platforms

Zoom