I was trained in hypnotherapeutic skills at a leading London teaching hospital and was invited onto the steering committee of the EEC Lottery funded Hypno-chemo programme - an England wide clinicalaudit of hypnotherapy and cognitive behavioural therapy. I have a degree in Applied Psychology and a Masters in Health Psychology. I have presented papers on hypnosis and cancer at both RCN and Help the Hospices conferences.
We engage with regular clinical supervision from outside sources to check levels of effectiveness and good practice. We are covered by all the relevant insurances in accordance with the BritishAssociation for Counsellors & Psychotherapists, and all our staff are subject to an enhanced CRB check. This is performed on a regular basis.
I am registered to practice as a Clinical Psychologist with the HCPC (Health Care Professionals Council). I am also Chartered and registered as an Associate Fellow with the BPS ( British PsychologicalSociety) and am a member of the Division of Clinical Psychology and the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychology and the Division of Perinatal Psychology.
Accredited member of British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (MBACP - Accred.) Diploma of Higher Education (with Distinction) in Counselling - validated by John Moores' University,Liverpool - 1997. Working with Adult Survivors of Sexual Abuse (Support and Management) - ENB course RO6 - 1997. University of Chester - modules from M.A. in Counselling: Brief Counselling; Working with Children and Young People: Training.
Our premises are in an easily accessible city centre location. At the Chester Counselling and Psychotherapy Centre there are over 8 therapists and counsellors who are experienced and qualified in theareas of facilitating people towards personal growth and problem solving Our team of male and female therapists work independently from the centre offering areas of expertise, interest and specialisation.
Our lives seem so complicated and busy these days, that taking time out for ourselves can be difficult. If you are thinking of seeing a therapist or having counselling in the Chester or North Walesarea, have a search round as it is important that you find the right therapist for you and your particular difficulty or issue. I am passionate about supporting people get to where they want to be in their lives.
Based in Chester, Cheshire, I offer counselling, cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT), emotional freedom techniques (EFT) and counselling supervision. Anxiety, Depression, Addictions, Bereavement, Change& Loss, Domestic Violence, PTSD, Childhood Trauma, Phobias and Spiritual Counselling and more. LGBTQ Affirmative Therapist. We can work together face to face in my therapy room or online using Skype, Live-Chat or Email. Help can be just a click away., so why not contact me today?
Welcome to the home of The Chester (Northgate) Counselling Rooms. Established in 2011, our aim is to provide a safe, professional and high-quality confidential talking therapy service for anyone whomay struggle with a variety of distressing psychological problems.
There are times in everyone's life when we need professional help and support because after all we are human. Most of us experience stress, anxiety or feel down at points in our lives. Sometimes,however, the difficulties persist, causing unhappiness at home, work or in our relationships with others. Counselling and psychotherapy can help us to understand, make sense of and deal with these difficulties.
My business has provenance as a leading provider in Chester and, through its past reputation, continues to gain clients throughout the County and beyond. For over 20 years, I have delivered a highstandard, consistent and evidence-based treatment (for example CBT) for all of my clients. I am pleased to take referrals from the public, solicitors, doctors, psychiatrists, insurance companies, rehabilitation companies and employee-assisted programmes.