Wendy Sneddon (PGDip, MBACP)

Wendy Sneddon (PGDip, MBACP)

Falkirk
Stirlingshire
FK2

0780 380 0949

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About me

Do you feel unable to make decisions? Do you feel overwhelmed at times, anxious or are you feeling low and unhappy yet not able to understand why. At times life throws so much at us which can often feel too much to deal with. We live in our minds constantly feeling exhausted and almost separate from those around us.

I am a person centred counsellor with a post graduate qualification in Counselling and Psychotherapy and a registered member of BACP. I have volunteered within a loss and bereavement charity for over 3 years and continue to do so. I’ve previously worked as a counsellor with Womens’s Aid and currently with an association for mental health.

My background in Social Care and Training and Development for a number of years showed me that everyone is unique and their experiences are individual to their lives. I fully believe that labels are just that and do not define a person.

I will provide a calm environment and treat you with the dignity and respect you deserve as an individual. Our therapeutic relationship will be built on trust, empathy, unconditional positive regard and genuineness.

I will actively listen, reflect and provide a supportive, caring and non-judgemental space to enable you to collect your thoughts and talk about anything that is troubling you. The sessions will give you space and time to think about yourself and your needs.

Together we will work at your pace and explore any trauma, loss, past hurts and difficulties you may be experiencing and begin to untangle your world. Together we will explore those feelings around past and present hurts and work towards you being able to value yourself as the unique individual you are.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • PG Diploma in Psychological Wellbeing, Counselling and Psychotherapy (Commendation) Persona/University of Aberdeen
  • Certificate in Counselling Skills
  • CBCS Specialist Module in Bereavement and Loss
  • SVQ 4 Health and Social Care (Adults)
  • HNC Training & Development

Member organisations

BACP

Accredited register membership

Therapies offered

Fees

£40 per hour

Your first session will cost no more than £20. I do not charge for the first 30 minutes of this session. This gives new clients an opportunity to decide whether or not to go ahead with further sessions. It is important that the therapeutic relationship feels right for you.

Maps & Directions

Falkirk, FK2

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None

Accessibility

Accessibility information
Wheelchair access: No

Availability

At present I'm available Tuesdays (morning/afternoon and evening) Wednesdays (morning/afternoon)

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme