About Me

 

Hi, Thank you for your interest in my services.

 

As a fully qualified and experienced Counsellor Accredited and Registered by BACP, DBS checked and ICO.  I can support you to explore personal issues you may be experiencing such as:

 

Anxiety, Depression, Stress, Employment concerns, Relationship concerns, long term and terminal Illness to Bereavement and Palliative care etc.

 

I'm experienced in Child and Youth counselling as well as Additional needs, from  behavioral problems to developmental trauma and have many years experience as a personal counsellor.  I have worked with Macmillan Cancer Care, in Private practice, CAMHS and NHS (currently), and within the educational environnment.

 

If you are interested in my Counselling services please e-mail or call as above.  I am also on the BACP therapists website.

Counselling Services

 

Contacting a Counsellor can be a little nerve racking, please be reassured! I am a friendly professional therapist, providing a safe and non judgemental environment to explore your concerns.

 

If you have the courage to make contact, you are already on the way to dealing with, and addressing your issues.

 

Building a relationship that you feel comfortable sharing in is the most important part of Therapy and I aim to do so in a supportive, constructive manner. I am a BACP Accredited Counsellor, working with Adults, Youth and children, including Special Educational Needs.

 

I completed my training within Specialist Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS), an NHS Service,  also within Educational environments (Schools and Training), Young Peoples Counselling services and 2 Bereavement organisations.  Currently I work in the NHS and Private Practice, having done so for many years, counselling Adults, Children and Youth.

 

I also work counselling all ages, those who have had, or currently are, affected by Cancer, and their relatives.  In addition I work for a major Employee Assistance Program, Counselling those at risk of Redundancy/ Long term Illness or work related issues.

 

My Areas of Counselling Include:

 

Bereavement and Palliative work

 

Children’s Behaviour: Emotional and Educational Difficulties and Learning Difficulties (Asperger’s, Autism) and Developmental Trauma

 

Therapies offered: An Integrative Counsellor using what is appropriate to the Individual including:

 

CBT, Solution Focused Therapy, Person Centred Counselling, Gestalt, incorporating aspects of Art and Play Therapy.

 

 

 

Fees from £45 per hour  -  Reduced fees for block sessions

 

 

 

In addition to holding BACP Registration and Accreditation my Qualifications include:

 

Diploma in Humanistic and Gestalt Therapy

NCFE Levels 2 and 3 in Counselling

Specific training in working with Children, Trauma and SEN

CBT, OCD, Solution Focused therapy etc