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Accredited Level 5 Psychotherapeutic Counsellor

About me

Welcome and thank you for visiting my page. Below is a little about me and how I work.

I am a fully qualified integrative counsellor offering therapy to individual clients aged 12+.

Talking to somebody about how you feel can be a very rewarding experience. Whatever it is, anxiety, depression, bereavement or grief, work related stress, relationship issues or just a general sense of malaise, we can talk through it all in a safe, empathic and non judgemental space.

At times we battle with an emotion such as anxiety, or a fear/phobia and we can't quite put our finger on why? We may be able to see that a pattern of some sort has occurred throughout our lives, mostly within our relationships, but again we don't understand why.

One of the therapies I am able to offer is EFT, or Emotional Freedom Technique. This is a form of psychotherapeutic acupressure. By tapping on various pressure points in our body we are able to not only release the issue, but also understand what our core belief is in life, and therefore understand these patterns, this "unknown" anxiety or fear/phobia.

By forming a therapeutic relationship, based on absolute trust, we will work together at whatever pace you feel most comfortable with. I very much believe that everybody is an individual and the work we do will be unique to your own life events and circumstances.

I offer a free 15 - 20 min telephone chat, this helps us get to know each other a little prior to potentially setting up our first session. I am registered with Aviva, Aetna Global, CIGNA and Vitality Health Insurance. Please call or email me to set up this initial discussion. I look forward to hearing from you. Please note I am currently only working online.

Training, qualifications & experience

Advanced Diploma Psychotherapeutic Counselling Integrative Route.

Many years of my own therapy and now extensive experience working as a counsellor with a number of clients aged 12+ with a range of issues.

My previous life was working with children aged 2 - 9 years old, alongside their parents, in an educational setting, as well as running my own business for many years.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.

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.

NCS

National Counselling Society (NCS)

The National Counselling Society

This Not For Profit association of counsellors and psychotherapists aim to support the counselling profession, members and training organisations.

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 Society

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.

National Counselling Society
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

£55.00 per session

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors
  • Unemployed

Health Insurance/EAP

  • Aviva
  • Health Assured
  • Vitality

Additional information

£55.00/50 minute session

When I work

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I am available for appointment at the following times:

Monday to Thursday: 8am - 9pm (online)

Runfold, Farnham, Surrey, GU10

Runfold, Farnham, Surrey, GU10

Type of session

Online
Phone

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

DBS check

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Online platforms

Skype
Whatsapp
Zoom

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