Yolande Brown

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MBACP (Accred) PgDip (Couns) Critical Incident (CID)
Available for new clients
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This professional is available for new clients.

Manchester M34 & Bristol BS1
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

Hello, my name is Yolande, I look forward to helping you to get the results you need.  I also provide online counselling so that you can access support wherever you are and at a suitable time for you.  I am a BACP accredited person centred counsellor and psychotherapist with over 20 years experience.

I specialise in anxiety, panic attacks, depression, self esteem, confidence and relationships, helping people to work through any difficulties and challenges, leading to calmer and much happier lives.

Relationships that no longer feel like they're working can leave us feeling frustrated, confused, alone, sad, and lost. I can help you to work through the difficulties in your relationship and find answers and solutions to help you to work things out.

I work with a wide range of mental health issues and challenges, I will offer you a therapeutic space and the time you need to work through your difficulties or challenges, helping you to regain balance and wellbeing in your life. 
 
Person centred therapy can help to deepen your self awareness and can help you to work through distress and discomfort.  Person centred counselling can support you with mental clarity, focus and finding the right solutions you need to move forward.
 
Your mental health and wellbeing is one of the most important things that you have and It is important to take good care of this at all times.
I appreciate that this isn’t always easy to do, but many of the clients I have worked with find that it is far easier to achieve than they initially imagined when they have reached out for my support.
 
You will be fully supported throughout your counselling journey to meet your needs and will always be welcomed in a warm, safe, confidential and non-judgemental environment for your therapy.
 
Together we will agree on our work together and how best to work towards your desired goals and outcomes.

I look forward to hearing from you

Training, qualifications & experience

 MBACP (Accred)
Clinical Supervisor, 
Psychotherapist & Counsellor, PgDip (couns)
Business Corporate and Workplace Counsellor
Critical Incident debriefer (CID) 
Papyrus (ASIST)

In my experience I have provided psychotherapy and counselling for the police, civil service, aviation and many other well-known corporate organisations and businesses, 
 
I have worked for private health care Bupa as a psychotherapist and affiliate practitioner and received an endorsement for my work from the Chief Medical Officer for my involvement in developing mental health and wellbeing care initiatives for the business, customer service managers and staff.  Prior to this I also received an endorsement and award for being a role model employee within the business.
 
I have also worked as a therapist for AXA EAP service. During the pandemic I delivered clinical incident debriefing intervention for Directors, Managers and Staff of care homes facing complex challenges and difficulties, 
 
I currently provide counselling, psychotherapy and mental health support as an affiliate therapist to Kings College and Music Students, in London, 
 
I have had my own private practice for several years.  I have experience of providing clinical leadership for businesses, psychotherapist and practitioners.  I also provide clinical supervision,
 

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

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BACP
British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

BACP is one of the UK’s leading professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy with around 60,000 members. The Association has several different categories of membership, including Student Member, Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP, Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Accred) and Senior Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Snr Acccred).

Registered and accredited members are listed on the BACP Register, which shows that they have demonstrated BACP’s recommended standards for training, proficiency and ethical practice. The BACP Register was the first register of psychological therapists to be accredited by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

Accredited and senior accredited membership are voluntary categories for members who choose to undertake a rigorous application and assessment process to demonstrate additional standards around practice, training and supervision.

Individual members will have completed an appropriate counselling or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but they won’t appear on the BACP Register until they've demonstrated that they meet the standards for registration. Student members are still in the process of completing their training.

All members are bound by the BACP Ethical Framework and a Professional Conduct Procedure.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy
Accredited Register Scheme

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Critical Incident Debriefing 

Business/Corporate Counselling 

Self-Care webinars and workshops 

Photos & videos

Fees

From £70.00
Free initial telephone session

Health Insurance/EAP

  • Cigna

Additional information

I offer a range of flexible and affordable counselling rates to suit your budget, 

Please enquire for more information: 0161 509 6643

Bank Transfer and Paypal Accepted

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

I work between Monday - Friday 

I can accommodate Weekends where required, please enquire…

Further information

I offer a Free initial consultation, please contact me today if you would like to arrange 

Manchester, Greater Manchester, M34

Bristol, River Avon, BS1 4SB

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Young people (13-17)
Adults (25-64)
Couples
Families
Groups
Organisations

Key details

DBS check

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Online platforms

Google Meet
Skype
Whatsapp
Zoom

Supervision

In person
Online
Phone

As your supervisor I will promote your welfare, supporting the work and services you provide to your clients.

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