Wanjiru Macharia - MSc, BA Hons, Adv Dip.
I am a qualified psychotherapist and counsellor, and a member of the National Counselling Society (NCS) who regulates my work. Membership number NCS18-07206. I work within the ethical framework for good practice in Counselling, Psychotherapy and Hypnotherapy as laid down by NCS. I am insured and receive regular supervision which helps me with my work. I have an up to date DBS check.
I work with adults and young people. This include: individuals presenting with a range of mental health difficulties such as depression, anxiety, anger management, relationship issues, bereavement and loss. I also work with individuals with a diagnosis of Autism (Asperger Syndrome/ High Functioning Autism).
Training, qualifications & experience
My qualifications include; - a Degree in Psychology (BA) and a Masters Degree (MSc) in Child and Adolescent Mental Health.
I have more than 10 years of experience in working with individuals with Autism and presenting with a range of mental health problems, providing outreach work and supporting individuals with Autism and their support team in building a successful and fulfilling life.
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.
National Counselling Society
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
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.
Areas of counselling I deal with
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Please contact for prices for specific therapy sessions. All expected fees will be agreed before therapy starts.
CANCELLATION POLICY – Cancellations made less than 24 hours notice may be liable to the full charge of the session fee.
PAYMENT – bank transfers or cash are accepted. A receipt is given upon every payment.
I work all over Northamptonshire and can visit people at home or other venues.
I can travel to neighbouring counties.