Christopher Vincent

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Systemic Psychotherapist/ Imago Couples Relationship Therapy
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Headley, Surrey, KT18 6LS
Limited availability
Limited availability

This professional is accepting new clients but may have a waitlist. Please enquire with them directly to discuss availability.

Supervision details

I completed the PG Diploma in Systemic Teaching, Training and Supervision in 2001 and have taught and taught on Systemic Training courses.   I offer supervision to a variety of practitioners including social workers, systemic psychotherapists, family support workers and Housing Officers.   I am interested in thinking with supervisees about the contexts that influence their practice, how they present themselves to their client group and to reflect on the stories they tell themselves about themselves as practitioners.   We also think about how the client influences them and what stories they bring forward in response to these influences.   My conversational style, while boundaried and ethical, creates an informality that helps supervisees access those less visited "neighbourhoods" of their practice.

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Accredited register membership

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The Surrey Centre, Old Village School House, Church Lane, Headley, Surrey, KT18 6LS

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Wheelchair user access
Wheelchair user access

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Wheelchair access is possible in the Surrey practice

Online platforms

Google Meet
Microsoft Teams

Type of session

In person

Systemic supervision for a wide range of practitioners including psychotherapists, counsellors, family support co-ordinators/workers, housing officers