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I am a fully Accredited Registered MBACP Counsellor/Psychotherapist with many years' experience of working therapeutically with people using a client-centred approach within a well known and established counselling practice.
As a professionally qualified and experienced counsellor, my aim is to offer a safe, confidential, therapeutic, counselling relationship to clients where issues, feelings and behaviours can be explored, clarified and understood leading to options for change. I also provide counselling supervision to counsellors, psychotherapists and other healthcare professionals. I have experience in working within the NHS; voluntary agencies; groups; employment assistance providers; agencies offering swift access to counselling/psychotherapy as well as in private practice. I am currently based in Largs, North Ayrshire and conveniently located within the town centre close to road, rail and bus links and easily accessible to clients from throughout Ayrshire, Inverclyde, Renfrewshire and the surrounding areas.
Areas of interest
Anxiety; Bereavement / Grief / Loss; Childhood / Family Issues; Depression; Life Changes; Loss of Control; Low Self-Esteem; Panic Attacks; Personal Development; Relationship Issues; Stress; Work Related / Employment Issues.
I work with individuals aged 18 and above.
Specialist interests and expertise in the following physical conditions
- Psychophysiological disorders
Current NHS consultant posts held
Affiliate Counsellor for North Ayrshire in Working Health Services Scotland (WHSS) NHS
- Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling University of Strathclyde 2009
- Certificate in Counselling Supervision COSCA 2012
- Group Facilitation Training PCTS 2018
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