I have over 20 years experience as a therapist and offer a safe place to work through issues that arise in life that are often difficult to cope with.
I understand that when you are feeling low, lost and despairing a way forward may seem like a struggle and seeing a way out may seem impossible.
It is often hard to invest in yourself and think that you really matter.
I will to help you explore your world, enabling you to move to a more positive place in your life by gaining a better understanding of yourself and your interaction with others. This may often include us thinking about past experiences that may have an unconscious aspect of affecting your life. We will work together to improve your general health and well-being.
Take the first step to help yourself by giving me a call to talk through the next stage of your life’s journey.
Are you struggling with your thoughts and feelings following a loss in your life?
Grief and loss come in many disguises. We can often feel grief stricken by many events in our lives, not just the death of a loved one.
I have a particular passion and substantial experience in working with people who are bereaved.
Bereavement is the state of loss and grief is the reaction to it.
Physical and psychological symptoms can appear that you may find difficult to cope with.
I will work with you to help you work through the impact your unique loss is having on you.
Talking with me about your grief will provide you with an opportunity to gain more understanding of what you are going through, something that is not always possible with family, friends or work colleagues.
I am a supervisor and have experience of working with therapists in training who require supervision or personal therapy as part of their course requirements.
I offer a mentoring programme designed for those who are newly qualified and seeking support and guidance to set up in private practice. This service can be tailored to your specific needs. Please contact me for more information and costs.
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I understand that taking the first steps to contact me may be daunting but I will welcome your call.
Training & Qualifications
I am a MBACP(Accred)Counsellor/Psychotherapist and am committed to working within BACP Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling and Psychotherapy.
I attend regular supervision and am committed to regular Continual Professional Development (CPD)
I have worked for a number of years for Cruse Bereavement Care, firstly as a volunteer and then as a Supervisor.
I practice at The Counselling & Psychotherapy Centre, 23 Bath Road, Swindon, which offers a quiet, discrete and confidential space for the work to take place.
I charge £50 for the assessment session and further ongoing sessions (The fee is negotiable for those on low household income or certain benefits)
There are five rooms, all suitable for couples or individual Counselling. One of these is large enough to use for family therapy, groups or training workshops. The therapy rooms are furnished with large leather chairs with cushions, solid oak side tables, classic floor and table lamps, plants and framed photos or pictures of landscapes.
We are offering qualified Counsellors/ Psychotherapists, Supervisors and Trainers the opportunity to hire rooms.
The Counselling & Psychotherapy Centre,
23 Bath Road,
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