Jim Byrne holds the degree of Doctorate in Counselling (DCouns) from the UK's University of Manchester, School of Education; based on almost six years of study and the submission of a doctoral thesis.He is a Fellow of the International Society of Professional Counsellors (ISPC). He works as a professional counsellor, and is Executive Director of the Institute for Cognitive Emotive Narrative Therapy.
The world of counselling and psychotherapy can be confusing, especially if you have never felt the need for counselling before. Counselling can be useful for anyone, but usually is associated withdepression, anxiety and stress. To help you understand about the service I offer at Insightfulness I have identified 5 key areas.
I am a Psychotherapist in York registered in 2000 with the UKCP (UK Council for Psychotherapy) and accredited in 1991 as a Counsellor with the BACP (British Association for Counselling andPsychotherapy). I offer short and long term psychotherapy, counselling and supervision. I have been working in private practice as a Psychotherapist for 14 years and as a Counsellor for 24 years. I see clients from all walks of life and all backgrounds.
UK-CBT is a group of qualified psychotherapists who provide a professional psychotherapy service based on researched evidence, and ethical guidelines. Our experienced therapists are based acrossYorkshire, Teesside and the North East, and have a specific qualification in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy and are Accredited by, and agree to adhere to the Standards of Conduct, Performance and Ethics of the BABCP (British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies).
There are many different reasons why you may want to come for counselling and make positive change in your life. You might be really struggling or simply want someone outside your circle of family andfriends to talk to, either way, you've come to the right place. We offer a safe and confidential space to discuss whatever's on your mind and develop ways of coping.
Counselling/Psychotherapy offers you the opportunity to talk confidentially in a safe space to a qualified practitioner who is trained to listen to you attentively and who will understand and acceptyou without judgement. There are many reasons why people choose to begin therapy. Sometimes they may not be aware of what is bothering them but have a feeling that things just aren't right, often times, someone may be feeling quite desperate.
Betsy is a Certified Transactional Analyst and a member of the European Association for Transactional Analysis (EATA). She is an Associate Member of the Metanoia Institute in London and a Member ofthe International Association of Relational Transactional Analysis (IARTA). She was a Registered Member of the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) between 1997 and 2014. Betsy has over 30 years experience of working with individuals and groups.
Julia Hall is an Accredited Practitioner of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy, a Registered Member of the Institute for Transactional Analysis and UKCP. She works according totheir codes of ethics, confidentiality and good practice. With more than 15 years experience in her field, Julia has been in private practice - Clouds Counselling and Psychotherapy - counselling adults, young people, families and couples with a variety of problems.
People often tell me how helpful it was for them to speak to a qualified supportive outsider. You might like to try an introductory session. This can be a good way to decide for yourself ifcounselling could help. Men and women from all walks of life use my counselling and psychotherapy services in Sheffield S10. Some come for individual sessions, some for couples counselling.
My interest in understanding how people live their lives and cope with life's challenges and changes, (my own in the first instance) led me to explore the field of psychology. I initially studied andobtained my Psychology degree in South Africa, working in areas of victim support with the South African Police, increasing my understanding and work with trauma. I also worked within a Hospice working with both cancer and AIDS patients and their families.
Beverley began her career as a Counsellor and after achieving her Masters degree in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy she began the private practice she operates today. She has extensive experience inoffering short-term cognitive therapy to employees, individual psychotherapy, facilitation of long-term psychotherapy groups and in offering training and consultancy. Beverley specialises in complex and enduring mental health problems and gained much of this experience as a psychotherapist in the NHS.
There are times when we experience life as an enormous battle, or a deep pit of despair and hopelessness, or a long and lonely journey with little meaning. Seeking support from a counsellor orpsychotherapist can often feel like a very big and challenging step to take. I understand the importance of you finding the right person to work with when you feel unsure and vulnerable. This website aims to help you get a sense of who I am and how I can work with you.
We are a private, independent Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy service based in Roundhay, Leeds, West Yorkshire and Meadow Hall, Sheffield, South Yorkshire. InPsyght aims to provide psychologicalinsight, and that is why it is spelled with a silent P. InPsyght offers a wide range of efficient psychological services to individuals (children, adults and families) and organisations. All services are individually tailored to meet your needs and budget, whilst maintaining quality.
We are a private, independent Counselling Psychology service based in Leeds, West Yorkshire. Perspective Psychology is a client orientated practice that is designed to deliver a high quality,professional and confidential service to children, adults and families who are at a point in their life where psychological input can benefit them. Our dedicated team of psychologists are all trained to Doctorate level, the highest level within the profession.
Asking for help can be difficult. It is important that you find a therapist who is right for you. Our first session together is an opportunity for you to ask any questions you have in making yourdecision. You can also call or email us if there is anything you need to know before making the initial booking. The counsellors at emerge therapy are trained to deal with a wide range of mental health issues and will use their knowledge and experience to find an approach that is right for you.
My interest in psychotherapy began in 1992 during a year long trip to India. Whilst there, I became intrigued by the connections between western philosophy/ spirituality and eastern mysticism and thewisdom they offered. On my return from India, I trained as a social worker and worked as a children and family's social worker for four years. I moved from there to work as a psychotherapist in a Child and Adolescent Mental Health Team, again for four years.
What sort of problems can be helped by psychotherapy? Psychotherapy is helpful for those who suspect that their difficulties have an emotional or psychological origin. Everyone experiences emotionalproblems at some stage in life and these are often resolved without outside help. However, sometimes they persist unconsciously and are repeated because current issues stir up feelings from the past and this may adversely affect our ability to cope.
Dr Angela Cooper is a Chartered Clinical Psychologist specialising in ISTDP. She has completed 3 years of post doctoral training in Istdp with Dr Patricia Coughlin which has significantly deepened hertherapeutic knowledge, enabling her to treat a diverse range of mental health difficulties. She will be undertaking additional teacher training with Patricia in 2015. Dr Cooper has recently accepted an exciting position to work for the Centre for Emotions and Health in Canada.
Lynne is a clinical psychologist and is a chartered member of the division of clinical psychology of the British Psychological Society of which she is also an Associate Fellow. She has been workingfull time in the field of child, adolescent and adult psychology since 1981.
Counselling offers you a place to discuss your problems confidentially with someone who is trained neither to judge or advise. I qualified as a counsellor in 2004 with a Diploma in Counselling fromJoseph Priestley College, Leeds. Since then I have worked as a counsellor within the voluntary sector as well as developing a private practice working with adults with a variety of mental health issues.