Dr William Kirkpatrick
As a Counselling Psychologist I can offer you support with: anger, anxiety (general, health, panic, specific phobia, social), attachment, bereavement, complicated grief, CPTSD, depression, impact of cancer, life transitions, low self-esteem, managing emotions, neurodevelopment (ASD, ADHD, FAS), personality disorders (BPD), PTSD, relationship problems, self-harm, self-identity, stress management, substance abuse (alcohol, illicit, prescribed), suicidal thoughts, trauma (combat, emotional, physical, sexual).
I provide a tailored therapy for each person I work with that is designed uniquely for you, known as an integrative approach. As a Counselling Psychologist I work in a client-centred way holding humanistic values and integrate various skills and techniques from a range of psychotherapies including: CBT, ACT, DBT, CFT, EMDR, Schema therapy, and mindfulness.
Having lived life like you, experiencing various up and downs, I've navigated through various losses and traumas with support. I can offer you that specialised support and an individualised treatment plan to help you get to where you want to get to.
Training, qualifications & experience
Chartered Counselling Psychologist after initially completed a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and then completing my doctoral training in Counselling Psychology. Registered with both the HCPC and BPS
Also trained as a supervisor, having completed a BPS course.
Registered / Accredited
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Health and Care Professions Council
The HCPC are an independent, UK-wide health regulator. They set standards of professional training, performance and conduct for 16 professions.
They keep a register of health professionals who meet their standards, and they take action if registered health professionals fall below those standards. They were created by a piece of legislation called the Health Professions Order 2001.
Registration means that a health professional meets national standards for their professional training, performance and conduct.
Areas of counselling I deal with
Other areas of counselling I deal with
From £75.00 to £100.00
Online sessions only
Individual 50min session - £75
Couples 50min session - £100
Pay by: bank transfer
I do work during the day in a trauma service, so will respond as and when I can. Session hours are Mon, Tues., & Wed. evenings from 17:00-21:00