Zeenat Arif (MBACP) Qualified and Registered Counsellor
Being listened to and being heard, is powerful. Having space to open up and talk, space that is safe and free of judgement, helps. This is what I do, I can help.
I offer short-term and long-term counselling on a one-to-one basis for young persons (14+) and adults, and have experience in the following areas;
- Sexual abuse
- Physical Abuse
- Emotional Neglect
- Inner Child Recovery
- Disconnection to self
- Life stages and transitions
- Cultural/religious identity
- Impacts of immigration
- 1st/2nd generation of immigrant parents
- Carers support
Contact me for any questions or enquiries.
According to guidance from Public Health England and the Government, counselling sessions will take place on a remote platform via Zoom or Telephone. Face to face counselling sessions will resume once it is deemed safe to do so and public health is no longer at risk. I understand the emotional nature of counselling and appreciate this may be unsettling, however I aim to work ethically and this is the safest way to continue supporting you through therapy. Please do contact me for further information or any questions you may have.
Training, qualifications & experience
I am a qualified Integrative Counsellor and a Registered Member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy. I adhere to their values, morals and code of ethics.
I hold a Ba Honours in Counselling and have trained in the following modalities;
- Person Centred Therapy
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
- Motivational Interviewing
- Neuro-linguistic Programming (NLP)
- Solution Focused Therapy
- Brief Therapy
- Brief Therapy for Children and Young People
British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy
BACP is one of the UK’s largest professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy. Therapists registered with the Association fall into a number of different membership categories such as Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP and Registered Member MBACP (Accred), each standing for different levels of training and experience. MBACP (Accred) and MBACP (Snr Accred) members have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by the Association.
Registered members can be found on the BACP Register, which was the first register to achieve Accredited Voluntary Register status issued by the Professional Standards Authority. Individual Members will have completed an appropriate counselling and/or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but will not appear on the BACP Register until they've progressed to Registered Member MBACP status.
All members are bound by a Code of Ethics & Practice and a Complaints Procedure. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.
Accredited register membership
Accredited Register Scheme
The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).
This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.
Areas of counselling I deal with
Free initial 30 minute phone consultation and thereafter;
1-hour session: £40
1-hour 30-minute session: £55