Wendy Atkinson Counsellor/Psychotherapist/Supervisor MBACP/PHPA Accredited

Wendy Atkinson Counsellor/Psychotherapist/Supervisor MBACP/PHPA Accredited

Greater Manchester

07783 553506 / 07783 553506

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Greater Manchester

07783 553506 / 07783 553506

About me

Are you struggling with anxiety, depression, self harm, anger, grief, confidence issues, trauma or any other presenting issues that are stopping you from moving forward?  I offer various therapies to help you overcome these and many more issues which will help you move forward and find strength and empowerment.

I am a qualified and registered Counsellor MBACP with the certificate of proficiency (COP) which is recognised by BACP and accredited with the Professional Hypnotherapy Practitioners Association (PHPA)

I have been counselling now over 8 years with more than 800 Counselling hours working with a variety of client presenting issues such as anxiety, depression, anger, confidence issues, bereavement, abuse, self harm and trauma. I have regular supervision as required by BACP and have recently completed my Professional hypnotherapy training and am now an accredited and registered Hypnotherapist which is recognised by the Professional Hypnotherapy Practitioner Association (PHPA)

Being integrative allows me to work with solution focused as well as long term Psychotherapy approach for safe and professional practice. I am a clinical supervisor accredited with ASCENTIS and trained with CRUSE bereavement care and currently work privately. I have previously worked in a GP practice, women's centre,  MHIST Bolton and in an all males prison and have a variety of skills and knowledge as well as a clinical background which is extremely helpful and beneficial around ailments and pharmacology.

I am passionate about my role as a Counsellor/Psychotherapist and value and respect clients individual needs. I attend regular courses to keep in line with personal and professional development and thrive to work within my capabilities and to the very best of my abilities.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • BSc Honours - Health and Social care
  • Counselling levels 2 and 3
  • Counselling Diploma level 4
  • Supervisor Certificate level 3
  • Teaching and training experience
  • life support trained - ILS
  • Complementary medicine CERT
  • Lifestyle and health CERT
  • Professional Hypnotherapy Diploma
  • How to become a super learner Diploma
  • Hot stone massage diploma
  • Training in Cognitive behavioral therapy CBT and NLP

Additional certificates on request


Member organisations


Accredited register membership

Other areas of counselling I deal with



£40 - Price reductions depending on circumstances.

Clinical Supervision - £50 per 1.5 hours as per BACP requirements
student rates available

Professional Hypnotherapy £55.00

Accepts Insurance: Yes

Accepted Payment Methods: Bank transfer, Cash,  Paypal,

Further information

Please e mail c.therapy4u@gmail.com to book appointment if needed or telephone: 07783 553506

Hot stone massage therapy now available on request

Maps & Directions

Heywood, OL10

Type of session

Online counselling: No
Telephone counselling: No
Face to face counselling: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


Wheelchair access: Unspecified


Currently available days and evenings

Types of client

Young people
Older adults