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Michelle Coombes MBACP, BACP Registered, Adv.Dip. Humanistic, Higher Dip.CBT

Kidderminster, Worcestershire, DY10
07966196353 07966196353
Kidderminster, Worcestershire, DY10

I have been a supervisor for several years and provide counselling supervision for students and qualified counsellors. I understand how important it is to find a supervisor that you feel comfortable with and would be very happy to have a chat and discuss your individual needs over the telephone, or alternatively you can e-mail me with any queries. If you would prefer we could arrange an appointment for a meeting and fully discuss your expectations of supervision and the supervision model that I use.  This first meeting would be free of charge and would give us both the opportunity to see whether we can work together.

I believe that the most important areas of the supervisor/supervisee relationship are honesty and trust, and also the non-judgemental approach of the supervisor. We will all experience client sessions that either felt good, or left us feeling de-skilled or 'stuck', and supervision is there to help us explore our work openly, honestly and safely.  

I am able to provide students with supervision reports if their course requires this, and equally, can support qualified supervisees through the BACP accreditation process.

I have been in monthly supervision myself for over fourteen years, both on a one-to-one basis with my personal supervisor, and also, until recent years, in group supervision which was provided by the charity that I used to volunteer for.  

My original counselling Diploma is in the Humanistic approach but I also have a Higher Diploma in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy.

The fees are £40.00 for one and half hours supervision.

My qualifications and training are as follows:-

Higher Diploma in CBT

Advanced Diploma in Humanistic Counselling

Level 5 module:- Counselling Supervision

BACP course:-  Supervision - how to support your supervisees through the counsellor/psychotherapist accreditation process.

BACP course:-  Preparing for supervision and getting the best out of it.

BACP course:-  Therapist's personal safety and care in the workplace.

BACP course:-  Guidance on how to bring professional obligations to a close.

BACP course:-  Psychopharmacology and counselling and psychotherapy.

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Kidderminster
Worcestershire
DY10

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language Unspecified
Other languages None

Accessibility

Wheelchair user access

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You can contact the counsellor to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Wheelchair user access

My counselling room is upstairs but I may be able to provide alternative arrangements should that be needed. Please feel free to ask.

Availability

Monday - Thursday, 8.30am until 5pm.

Types of client

Adults
Older adults
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme
Michelle Coombes MBACP, BACP Registered, Adv.Dip. Humanistic, Higher Dip.CBT

Michelle Coombes MBACP, BACP Registered, Adv.Dip. Humanistic, Higher Dip.CBT