Shetland Counselling,Psychotherapy,Relationship Counselling - Wilma Stewart
For anxiety, stress; generalized anxiety; anger management; depression; couples counselling; abuse; relationship issues; bereavement; bullying; loss; addictions; sex addiction; redundancy; sex therapy; trauma; insomnia; unwanted habits; stopping smoking; phobias.
Supportive, respectful, non judgemental and targeted way with the person for the person. The service is private, professional and confidential and the surroundings very relaxed and comfortable. Over 30 years experience. I have been working in an integrative way for a while having found really effective ways that have evolved through long practice and multiple (many unlisted) trainings.
Statutory Regulated and Registered Health Professional and Psychological Therapist, Counsellor, Psychotherapist, Art Psychotherapist, Supervisor of Counsellors and Therapists. Hypnotherapist and NLP Practitioner, Couple Counsellor, Sex Addiction Counsellor, Sex Therapist; EMDR therapist; Allied Health Professional and I also offer online and telephone sessions.
Training, qualifications & experience
Over 30 years experience in therapeutic settings including psychiatric hospital, city counselling services with emphasis on occupational health, prisons, city hostel for homeless, home office funded criminal justice establishments, council staff welfare, the voluntary and statutory sector and a significant body of related work both paid and voluntary. Have also done countless voluntary hours in city mental health related establishments.
Many thousands of direct hours with referred (mostly GPs) and self referred clients have included issues at the sharp end of mental ill health through to general feelings of unhappiness.
Registered Supervisor of Counsellors and Therapists
BA Hons First class, Robert Gordon University
Post Graduate Qualified in Counselling, Northern College and Open University
Post Graduate Diploma in Art Psychotherapy, Edinburgh University affiliated Queen Margaret University
Post Graduate Diploma in Relationship and Psychosexual Therapy, University of Hull
Post Qu.Certificate in Couple Counselling and on Register of Couple Counsellors Scotland
Diploma Stress Management (London Chamber of Commerce and Industry at Kings College University, London)
Diploma Hypnotherapy Diploma Psychotherapy EMDR Therapy
Sex Addiction Cert, Cedars at Relationships Scotland
NLP Licensed and Certified
Brief Solutions Focussed Therapy Cert
Continuing (see web)
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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.
College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists
COSRT is the UK’s leading membership organisation for therapists specialising in sexual and relationship issues.
All members must abide by their Code of Ethics and the performance of accredited members is regularly monitored.
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.
Association for the Treatment of Sexual Addiction and Compulsivity
The Association for Treatment of Sexual Addiction and Compulsivity (ATSAC) is the leading UK organisation providing hope, information, support, and treatment options for those affected by sexual addiction and compulsivity.
ATSAC sets standards of practice for qualified therapists and provides accreditation for specialist training courses. A therapist who has gone through ATSAC recognised training will have the knowledge to respect and work with you sensitively to find out how best to support your needs.
Therapy options may include one-to-one sessions, group work, and/or relationship counselling. ATSAC is a not-for-profit organisation.
The British Association of Art Therapists
The British Association of Art Therapists
Areas of counselling I deal with
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Couple and Relationship Counselling
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