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Virginia (Ginny) Ellis MA UKCP Reg (Accred), MBACP Reg.

Radlett, Herts, WD7
07772 277255 07772 277255 Registered / Accredited

About me

An experienced integrative psychotherapist and clinical supervisor with over 25years of experience. I believe that healing and recovery is best assisted through the building of warm and supportive relationships.  My approach is holistic, utilising body focussed and mindfulness awareness as well as other current and well established integrative modalities. Within a safe and holding environment, past and present issues can be explored and healthy changes can be realised.

I work with a wide range of issues and have specialist training and extensive experience in working with - trauma and PTSD, sexual abuse, domestic and gendered violence, depression and anxiety.


Qualified UKCP Reg.(Accredited) Psychotherapist and Clinical Supervisor, Registered Trauma Therapist.
My private practice is based in Radlett and I work with both short and long term therapeutic requirements.
My supervisory practice is with both qualified and trainee counsellors and psychotherapist.
I offer training workshops and consultancy in the areas of my specialism.


For further discussion about your therapeutic requirements or for supervisory support please contact me by email or phone.

*Please note that during the Pandemic I will be conducting consultations online to assist those who are struggling, particularly at this challenging time*

Training, qualifications & experience

M.A., Couns/Psych; Dip.Integrative Psychotherapy; Dip.Couns; Dip.Clinical Supervision.
Plus other extensive CPD training. Trained and registered trauma therapist, EMDR practitioner, Sensorimotor practitioner, EFT practitioner, LAP Consultant, Group facilitator, Trainer, Workshop facilitator, Published researcher in UK, Ireland and USA.  Over 25 years experience as a Psychotherapist, Counsellor and Clinical Supervisor.

Working with both adults and young people.

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.

UKCP

UK Council for Psychotherapy

The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) is a leading professional body for the education, training and regulation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors. Its register is accredited by the government's Professional Standards Authority.

As part of its commitment to protect the public, it works to improve access to psychotherapy, to support and disseminate research, to improve standards and to respond effectively to complaints against its members.

UKCP standards cover the range of different psychotherapies. Registration is obtained by training or accrediting with one of its member organisations, or by holding a European Certificate in Psychotherapy. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

BACP

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

BACP is one of the UK’s largest professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy. Therapists registered with the Association fall into a number of different membership categories such as Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP and Registered Member MBACP (Accred), each standing for different levels of training and experience. MBACP (Accred) and MBACP (Snr Accred) members have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by the Association.

Registered members can be found on the BACP Register, which was the first register to achieve Accredited Voluntary Register status issued by the Professional Standards Authority. Individual Members will have completed an appropriate counselling and/or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but will not appear on the BACP Register until they've progressed to Registered Member MBACP status.

All members are bound by a Code of Ethics & Practice and a Complaints Procedure. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

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.

UK Council for 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.

Fees

Individual therapy: £50.00 (daytime) £55.00 (eve)
Individual Clinical Supervision: £50 per hour
Group Supervision: By negotiation
Training and Consultancy - Individual - according to requirement


*Some free sessions and concessions available to front line workers and those in need at this time of crisis - by negotiation*

Further information

Psychotherapist, Counsellor and Clinical Supervisor
Specialisms - PTSD, Trauma, Sexual Abuse, Depression and Anxiety, Domestic and Gendered Violence.
Trainer, Consultant and Supervisor, UK, Ireland & USA
Experienced researcher with published work in UK and USA

RADLETT
Herts
WD7

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language Unspecified
Other languages None

Accessibility

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a counsellor's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

You can contact the counsellor to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Wheelchair user access

On-line and telephone consultations available to those unable to attend face to face due to poor health or disability. Online and telephone consultations available throughout the Pandemic crisis.

Availability

Daytime and Evening appointments - Please note that due to the Pandemic appointments are currently available on-line or by telephone.

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Groups
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Supervision

Qualified (UKCP) individual and group Supervisor with over twenty years of experience.

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Virginia (Ginny) Ellis MA UKCP Reg (Accred), MBACP Reg.

Virginia (Ginny) Ellis MA UKCP Reg (Accred), MBACP Reg.