Mrs Elizabeth Backhouse

Counselling, Psychotherapy


  • Fee assured

This healthcare professional let us know that they are currently:

  • Accepting new patients
  • Available for:
    • Face-to-face consultations
    • Video consultations

Last updated: 15 Oct 2020

Specialises in

  • Counselling

About me

I am a British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy Senior Accredited Counsellor/Psychotherapist and a Registered Member MBACP ( Senior Accredited)
I have been a qualified therapist for 20 years - working in the NHS and in private practice. I set up and ran a counselling service for 17 years for Colchester Hospital University Foundation Trust, working with people who were living with a cancer diagnosis. I have extensive experience in working with women who have breast cancer. Through my NHS practice and private practice I have gained a wide experience of working with a diverse range of clients with many different issues and problems.
I left the NHS in June 2015 to pursue my private practice

Areas of interest

Trauma; Anxiety disorders; Bereavement; Depression; Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD); Stress related disorders; Abuse; Low Self Esteem; Relationship issues; Cancer Counselling; Working with people who experience psychological problems due to health issues; Women/Men with breast cancer

Specialist interests and expertise in the following physical conditions

  • Cardiac conditions
  • Gastrointestinal disorders
  • Gynaecological disorders
  • Oncology
  • Physical disability
  • Rheumatological conditions
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Procedures completed

  • AA808

    Counselling session - (5-50)

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