Vanessa Aggrey PGDip (MBACP), BSc Psychology, Psychotherapeutic Counsellor
0208-691-8082 / 07796 656247
Fully qualified, BACP-registered counsellor and psychotherapist-in advanced clinical training with over 18 years experience of working with individuals, couples and groups, enabling them to live a more fulfilled life.
Some people simply feel there is "something wrong" and want a space to explore their thoughts and feelings. I offer a non-judgemental, supportive and confidential space that will allow you to explore and gain an understanding of the feelings or situation that is causing you unhappiness.
I am a Psychotherapeutic Counsellor working with, individuals, couples and families (adults, children and young people), on a short term and long term basis.
I offer a choice of three locations to see me in London- Brockley, Harley street and Baker street.
I will provide directions once we have set a date to meet.
Training, qualifications & experience
MSc Transactional Analysis Psychotherapy –(advanced clinical training-Metanoia Institute).
Post Graduate Diploma, Psychotherapeutic counselling - Transactional Analysis (Metanoia Institute).
Working with Couples training - Maria Gilbert (TSTA)(Metanoia Institute)
TA 101 Transactional Analysis Psychotherapy.(Metanoia Institute)
Bsc Psychology and Criminology.(Middlesex university)
I also have an extensive amount of experience of working with children, young people and university students.
I am a member of, and abide by the following professional codes of ethics: BACP, ITAA & EATA. This means I work within these professional and legal limits with the work and our relationship. I have regular clinical supervision, and I am fully insured.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Anger management
- Attachment disorder in children
- Behaviour problems
- Bipolar disorder
- Body dysmorphic disorder
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Childhood bereavement
- Childhood bullying
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Depression and anxiety in children
- Domestic violence
- Drug abuse
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Feeling sad
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Hearing voices
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic disorder
TIMES OF SESSIONS
I currently offer weekly 50 minute, Skype or face to face sessions for individuals, and 75 minute sessions to couples and groups (in person only).
If you need to cancel our session I require 1 weeks notice, by email or phone. If notice is not given in this timescale my fee for the session will become payable.
I take a holistic view of the mind body and soul. Before training as a therapist, I worked extensively with individuals and families supporting them in making positive changes in their lives.
My experience has also included providing therapy and counselling within NHS GP practices, and ChildLine. I have also facilitated group counselling and well-being sessions with individuals who have acute and complex mental health problems and addiction supporting them in making positive changes in their lives.
My training is in Relational Transactional Analysis (TA). The philosophy of TA is that: people can change, and that we all have a right to be in the world and be accepted.
The type of counselling and psychotherapy that I offer are:
- Relational Transactional Analysis
- •Children and young people counselling
- •Family therapy
- •Solution focussed brief therapy
- •Psychotherapeutic Counselling
- •Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
- •Couples counselling
- •A Mindfulness approach
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Weekday (am and pm appointments available) Saturday (am and early afternoon).
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|