I have qualified through the OFQUAL recognised CPCAB accredited pathway. I have attained
Lv2,Lv3, Certification (2 years).
Lv4 Professional Diploma in Counselling Adults (2 year)
Lv5 Higher Professional Diploma in Counselling Adolescents and Young People (1 year) .
Mental Health England- First Aid
I have worked with a local counselling agency Time to Talk where I have gained plenty of experience counselling young people. I work as a counsellor at a local secondary school. I also have experience counselling adults and parents
I have over 25 years emergency services experience and I seek to always improve my services through Continued Personal Development .
I provide long and short term counselling to teenagers from an age of 12 years old to adult age in need of a better and happier life. I work from an Integrative therapeutic perspective, adjusting the style of counselling to meet the clients needs, which can include Cognitive, Existential, Person Centered or Psychodynamic methods of practice. I am currently employed in a local secondary school in Newbury as school counsellor, working with issues like anger, anxiety, low mood, self steem and self confidence, as well as social anxiety and many other mental health problems. The service includes fixed amount sessions, in person or via telephone or Zoom. The sessions are usually 50 minutes long at a cost of £50 per session, payable by most credit/debit cards/Apple Pay. I work within the BACP’s Code of Ethics Framework for the Counselling Profession, providing a safe space to counsel ethically safely and confidentially. I am qualified to work with Young People from 12 years old and over, Parents and Adults.
I counsel from an air condition office suite based in Newbury Berkshire England. Fully qualified to counsel young people (12 years and over) and adults. I have an Enhanced DBS
Registered MBACP member.
As a qualified mental health therapist- counsellor, I can help you to recognise and consider the lifestyle changes you may need to make whether you are a young person or adult alike.
I can help you find the right therapy that works for you and adapt them to your needs.
Counselling helps provide you with these tools to be kinder to yourself.
Counselling gives you a space where you can completely be yourself,
The focus is on you. 100%
As a mental health therapist-counsellor , I work from an Integrative counselling perspective. I listen to what you present and consider together what type of counselling would work best for you as we are all unique human beings.
I often review our work together to measure the progress or changes needed to meet your goals.
Counselling approaches I use are
I am an online qualified counsellor and I provide an online (Zoom) or telephone service as well as local face to face sessions in my private office in Newbury Berkshire.