Victoria Room
Counsellor, MSc, MBACP Verified
Verified
Cotham
Bristol BS6
Counselling is for anyone and everyone. You might have a specific thing you want to work on – pain from your past or worries about the future. Or you might have a general sense that something is stuck, that this isn’t quite the life you’d expected. ​Counselling offers the opportunity for us to develop a creative partnership , where we can work together to explore both what is troubling you and your potential in life and to support you to find a sense of freedom to be your true self. Counselling is not an easy option, it can uncover painful feelings, but it can be a step on the way to feeling better and more at peace with yourself.
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0117 456 2177
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Cotham
Bristol BS6
Addiction
Counselling is for anyone and everyone. You might have a specific thing you want to work on – pain from your past or worries about the future. Or you might have a general sense that something is stuck, that this isn’t quite the life you’d expected. ​Counselling offers the opportunity for us to develop a creative partnership , where we can work together to explore both what is troubling you and your potential in life and to support you to find a sense of freedom to be your true self. Counselling is not an easy option, it can uncover painful feelings, but it can be a step on the way to feeling better and more at peace with yourself.
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Christopher Guy Soloman
Psychotherapist, MBACP Verified
Verified
Cotham
Bristol BS6
Counselling is a talking therapy where you have the opportunity to discuss emotional and psychological issues in complete confidence. Anyone can benefit from counselling. I offer you a safe space to talk about whatever is bothering you and will listen without judgement. I offer weekly one to one sessions for as long as you need and I have experience in working with a wide range of common mental health problems such as depression, anxiety, stress, phobias, OCD, intrusive thoughts, grief and loss, addictions, trauma and PTSD. I am a registered member of the BACP.
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01761 258117
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Cotham
Bristol BS6
Addiction
Counselling is a talking therapy where you have the opportunity to discuss emotional and psychological issues in complete confidence. Anyone can benefit from counselling. I offer you a safe space to talk about whatever is bothering you and will listen without judgement. I offer weekly one to one sessions for as long as you need and I have experience in working with a wide range of common mental health problems such as depression, anxiety, stress, phobias, OCD, intrusive thoughts, grief and loss, addictions, trauma and PTSD. I am a registered member of the BACP.
Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
Hi, I'm Sandra and I help people with high anxiety and low self esteem to feel BETTER! Having one or both of these inter-related conditions can be very frustrating. Perhaps you don't believe you are worthy of happiness, success or love. Low self worth can suck the colour from your life, leaving you feeling empty, disconnected and worthless. You might feel undervalued, lonely and disempowered. It does NOT have to be this way. What if you COULD feel better about who you are? Less anxious and more hopeful about the future? Hypnotherapy could help you to identify and change unhelpful subconscious beliefs and move on - FAST!
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0117 325 5737
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Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
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Hi, I'm Sandra and I help people with high anxiety and low self esteem to feel BETTER! Having one or both of these inter-related conditions can be very frustrating. Perhaps you don't believe you are worthy of happiness, success or love. Low self worth can suck the colour from your life, leaving you feeling empty, disconnected and worthless. You might feel undervalued, lonely and disempowered. It does NOT have to be this way. What if you COULD feel better about who you are? Less anxious and more hopeful about the future? Hypnotherapy could help you to identify and change unhelpful subconscious beliefs and move on - FAST!
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Sarah Weaver
Counsellor, MA, MBACP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
We all have times in life when things seem to get on top of us. We may feel confused, anxious or depressed. Sometimes it feels like we are just going round in circles, getting nowhere in particular. Having someone to talk to can lighten the load and this is often easier with someone other than family or friends.
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0117 456 2380
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Cotham
Bristol BS6
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We all have times in life when things seem to get on top of us. We may feel confused, anxious or depressed. Sometimes it feels like we are just going round in circles, getting nowhere in particular. Having someone to talk to can lighten the load and this is often easier with someone other than family or friends.
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Misma Counselling & Psychotherapy Service
Psychotherapist, MBACP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
I have extensive experience working with identity and relationship issues. I offer a safe and confidential place to talk about your challenges or concerns that may be confusing, troubling, painful or uncomfortable for you.
Addiction
01392 573772
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Cotham
Bristol BS6
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I have extensive experience working with identity and relationship issues. I offer a safe and confidential place to talk about your challenges or concerns that may be confusing, troubling, painful or uncomfortable for you.
Andy Persson
Counsellor, BACP Verified
Verified
Cotham
Bristol BS6
If you are interested in counselling sessions outdoors, then you may find talkwalkrun works for you. It can take the form of 'walk and talk' or, for those who would like to include some running, that is also an option. As a qualified counsellor I love combining being outside and moving with enabling people to find a way through difficulties in life. My counselling approach is an integrative one, although I place an emphasis on cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT). In particular I incorporate ideas from the most recent model which has been shown to have rapid and long-lasting impact for people suffering with anxiety or depression.
Addiction
0117 456 5207
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Cotham
Bristol BS6
Addiction
If you are interested in counselling sessions outdoors, then you may find talkwalkrun works for you. It can take the form of 'walk and talk' or, for those who would like to include some running, that is also an option. As a qualified counsellor I love combining being outside and moving with enabling people to find a way through difficulties in life. My counselling approach is an integrative one, although I place an emphasis on cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT). In particular I incorporate ideas from the most recent model which has been shown to have rapid and long-lasting impact for people suffering with anxiety or depression.
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Cotham
Bristol BS6
My goal is to help people build self-awareness, learn from mistakes and strengthen motivation. If you are looking for support to manage anxiety, stress, difficult emotions, problematic use of drugs and alcohol; or the feelings of helplessness and being overwhelmed that come with persistent problematic behaviour patterns I may be able to provide the support you are looking for. I am a well-qualified and experienced Drug, Alcohol and Addiction Counsellor. I am also trained in Auricular Acupuncture, Motivational Interviewing and Creative Writing for Therapeutic Purposes.
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0117 456 2230
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Cotham
Bristol BS6
Addiction
My goal is to help people build self-awareness, learn from mistakes and strengthen motivation. If you are looking for support to manage anxiety, stress, difficult emotions, problematic use of drugs and alcohol; or the feelings of helplessness and being overwhelmed that come with persistent problematic behaviour patterns I may be able to provide the support you are looking for. I am a well-qualified and experienced Drug, Alcohol and Addiction Counsellor. I am also trained in Auricular Acupuncture, Motivational Interviewing and Creative Writing for Therapeutic Purposes.
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Ana Jorge
Psychotherapist, MA
Cotham
Bristol BS6
Are you feeling confused, lost, scared, overwhelmed by your thoughts and emotions? Many people experience the same. Psychotherapy can help you to understand what lies beneath these emotions and support you in bringing balance to your life. I am a psychotherapist with a wide range of experience working with clients (children, adolescents and adults) in various places. In particular, I have worked in-depth with complex trauma, attachment problems, clients who are in abusive relationships with their partners or family and problems related to the body; I use body techniques to help clients to self-regulate states of panic/anxiety.
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07512 477499
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Cotham
Bristol BS6
Addiction
Are you feeling confused, lost, scared, overwhelmed by your thoughts and emotions? Many people experience the same. Psychotherapy can help you to understand what lies beneath these emotions and support you in bringing balance to your life. I am a psychotherapist with a wide range of experience working with clients (children, adolescents and adults) in various places. In particular, I have worked in-depth with complex trauma, attachment problems, clients who are in abusive relationships with their partners or family and problems related to the body; I use body techniques to help clients to self-regulate states of panic/anxiety.
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Selena Reid
Psychotherapist, MA, MUKCP Verified
Verified
Cotham
Bristol BS6
Finding the right therapist can be a daunting process. I believe that it is important for you to feel a positive connection with your therapist if you are to receive the most beneficial experience from Psychotherapy. I believe that the healer is within you, but I also understand that it is difficult for anyone to self heal without support My purpose is not only to assist you with the healing process, but also to facilitate your change and growth and help you to naturally awaken your own life supporting behaviours.
Addiction
0117 463 0164
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Cotham
Bristol BS6
Addiction
Finding the right therapist can be a daunting process. I believe that it is important for you to feel a positive connection with your therapist if you are to receive the most beneficial experience from Psychotherapy. I believe that the healer is within you, but I also understand that it is difficult for anyone to self heal without support My purpose is not only to assist you with the healing process, but also to facilitate your change and growth and help you to naturally awaken your own life supporting behaviours.
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Nicholas (Nick) McLellan
Counsellor, BACP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
So many of us learn that we need to hide parts of ourselves to make our way in the world, but often this leaves us with lingering distress and a struggle to feel truly connected and at home within ourselves. I believe that the world is made better the more wholly we can bring the person that we are. I offer empathic, honest and safe therapy tailored to you and the changes you want to make: if you're looking for compassionate and collaborative therapy, get in touch to explore how I can support you on the path to living more from everything that you are.
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0117 463 0180
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Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
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So many of us learn that we need to hide parts of ourselves to make our way in the world, but often this leaves us with lingering distress and a struggle to feel truly connected and at home within ourselves. I believe that the world is made better the more wholly we can bring the person that we are. I offer empathic, honest and safe therapy tailored to you and the changes you want to make: if you're looking for compassionate and collaborative therapy, get in touch to explore how I can support you on the path to living more from everything that you are.
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Antonia Macaro
Counsellor, MA, MUKCP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
Are you in need of an in-depth, reflective, supportive dialogue? Maybe you feel that something needs to change in your life but are not sure what or how; or are going through a challenging transition; or feel you’re not quite being the person you’d like to be; or are struggling with a difficult decision. If that's you, I can help you to to make sense of things and move forward by disentangling what really matters to you from old or habitual beliefs; understanding the old, unhelpful patterns that are holding you back; and opening the way to new possibilities so you can start moving towards rather than away from what you value.
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0117 325 7097
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Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
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Are you in need of an in-depth, reflective, supportive dialogue? Maybe you feel that something needs to change in your life but are not sure what or how; or are going through a challenging transition; or feel you’re not quite being the person you’d like to be; or are struggling with a difficult decision. If that's you, I can help you to to make sense of things and move forward by disentangling what really matters to you from old or habitual beliefs; understanding the old, unhelpful patterns that are holding you back; and opening the way to new possibilities so you can start moving towards rather than away from what you value.
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Tanya Ratcliff Counselling
Counsellor, MBACP Verified
Verified
Cotham
Bristol BS6
If you're considering counselling, you're probably experiencing some emotional challenges. Perhaps you’re feeling stuck or your struggling with loss, relationships and uncertainty. Battling feelings of depression, worthlessness, anxiety, or stress. Maybe using now unhelpful coping strategies like food, drugs and alcohol to manage. I offer confidential private one to one counselling with adults of all ages on a variety of issues and have highly specialist knowledge and experience in both mental health and substance misuse.
Addiction
0117 325 6102
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Cotham
Bristol BS6
Addiction
If you're considering counselling, you're probably experiencing some emotional challenges. Perhaps you’re feeling stuck or your struggling with loss, relationships and uncertainty. Battling feelings of depression, worthlessness, anxiety, or stress. Maybe using now unhelpful coping strategies like food, drugs and alcohol to manage. I offer confidential private one to one counselling with adults of all ages on a variety of issues and have highly specialist knowledge and experience in both mental health and substance misuse.
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Dr Nelisha Wickremasinghe
Psychologist, PhD, MBPsS Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
I have worked as psychologist, psychotherapist and family therapist since 1993. I have worked in many contexts including: a senior practitioner in NHS mental health, in global organisations working with employee burnout, stress and anxiety, and with couples and families experiencing conflict and separation. I support clients during difficult life transitions including divorce, redundancy and bereavement. Many are experiencing anxiety, depression and struggling with various addictions. Our work explores what else is going on beyond the problem, and reaches towards deeply buried, forgotten inner strength.
Addiction
07723 195735
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Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
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I have worked as psychologist, psychotherapist and family therapist since 1993. I have worked in many contexts including: a senior practitioner in NHS mental health, in global organisations working with employee burnout, stress and anxiety, and with couples and families experiencing conflict and separation. I support clients during difficult life transitions including divorce, redundancy and bereavement. Many are experiencing anxiety, depression and struggling with various addictions. Our work explores what else is going on beyond the problem, and reaches towards deeply buried, forgotten inner strength.
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Clare Allen
Counsellor, MBACP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
I offer a safe & confidential place for you to come and talk about anything in your life that may be causing you distress or confusion. I believe that counselling can benefit anyone; it can really help to talk to someone who is objective & professional. Often people come to counselling with no clear idea of what they want or how they feel. There is no expectation from me with regards to the issues you bring; counselling is your space & it is common for people to feel confused or unsure. My aim is to support you through the process & help you to better understand yourself & your struggles, so that you can move forward with your life.
Addiction
0117 456 2144
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Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
Addiction
I offer a safe & confidential place for you to come and talk about anything in your life that may be causing you distress or confusion. I believe that counselling can benefit anyone; it can really help to talk to someone who is objective & professional. Often people come to counselling with no clear idea of what they want or how they feel. There is no expectation from me with regards to the issues you bring; counselling is your space & it is common for people to feel confused or unsure. My aim is to support you through the process & help you to better understand yourself & your struggles, so that you can move forward with your life.
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Peter Appleton
Counsellor, MNCS Accred Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
The most important part of any psychological therapy is the quality of the relationship between the client and therapist. Feeling heard, understood and accepted form the cornerstone of effective therapy. I pride myself on being able to develop a trusting rapport from people from all backgrounds. I work to enable you to develop your own resources and skills. Only we can change our own lives - but we can't do it alone. Therapy is a journey with a therapist as a fellow traveler. I welcome people of all ethnicities, sexual orientations and identities.
Addiction
0117 428 9001
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Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
Addiction
The most important part of any psychological therapy is the quality of the relationship between the client and therapist. Feeling heard, understood and accepted form the cornerstone of effective therapy. I pride myself on being able to develop a trusting rapport from people from all backgrounds. I work to enable you to develop your own resources and skills. Only we can change our own lives - but we can't do it alone. Therapy is a journey with a therapist as a fellow traveler. I welcome people of all ethnicities, sexual orientations and identities.
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Maria Brooks
Psychotherapist, MNCS Accred Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
If you are looking for therapy in Bristol then I can help. Life can be complicated and sometimes we need support to make changes and improve the quality of our lives. If you are reading this there is a good chance that you are close to making the decision to seek therapy. Entering into counselling or psychotherapy can be one of the hardest but bravest decisions you can make for yourself. I am an Integrative Psychotherapist, Addictions, and Eating Disorder Specialist who helps individuals, families, and groups gain psychological awareness to improve health and well-being.
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0117 456 2425
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Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
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If you are looking for therapy in Bristol then I can help. Life can be complicated and sometimes we need support to make changes and improve the quality of our lives. If you are reading this there is a good chance that you are close to making the decision to seek therapy. Entering into counselling or psychotherapy can be one of the hardest but bravest decisions you can make for yourself. I am an Integrative Psychotherapist, Addictions, and Eating Disorder Specialist who helps individuals, families, and groups gain psychological awareness to improve health and well-being.
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Samreen Bhaidani
Counsellor, MSc, MBACP Verified
Verified
Cotham
Bristol BS6
Whether you're feeling stuck or overwhelmed, I welcome you to get in touch. I offer a calm safe space where together we can find clarity on what has brought you to seek counselling. My authentic, warm and inclusive approach helps to create a non-judgemental environment. My core intention is to help build a supportive therapeutic relationship that promotes clients’ wellbeing and healing. I am an integrative counsellor with a person-centred approach at the core of my therapy. I hope to provide a dedicated time and safe space where we can explore and work through the struggles and challenges you are experiencing.
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07585 927878
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Cotham
Bristol BS6
Addiction
Whether you're feeling stuck or overwhelmed, I welcome you to get in touch. I offer a calm safe space where together we can find clarity on what has brought you to seek counselling. My authentic, warm and inclusive approach helps to create a non-judgemental environment. My core intention is to help build a supportive therapeutic relationship that promotes clients’ wellbeing and healing. I am an integrative counsellor with a person-centred approach at the core of my therapy. I hope to provide a dedicated time and safe space where we can explore and work through the struggles and challenges you are experiencing.
Shelley Treacher Anxiety, Binge Eating &Loneliness
Psychotherapist, MA, MBACP Accred Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
What is it you really need? I have 17 years experience holding space for people who feel worried, scared, unhappy, or lonely. With body psychotherapy, or with one of my structured programmes on overeating, or love & relationship, we will explore what you need to feel better. Worrying can leave you frozen or depressed. Online or telephone help is available. Ask me for more information on how I can help you. Let's get you to a place of ease, where you can manage this situation with confidence.
Addiction
0117 456 2134
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Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
Addiction
What is it you really need? I have 17 years experience holding space for people who feel worried, scared, unhappy, or lonely. With body psychotherapy, or with one of my structured programmes on overeating, or love & relationship, we will explore what you need to feel better. Worrying can leave you frozen or depressed. Online or telephone help is available. Ask me for more information on how I can help you. Let's get you to a place of ease, where you can manage this situation with confidence.
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Stephen Gallini
Psychotherapist, MA, HCPC-Music Therap. Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
I am a fully qualified HCPC registered Music Therapist and certified NMT Neurologic Music Therapist, with further training in Counselling, Guided Imagery Music Therapy (GIM), Mental Health First Aid, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. I have extensive work experience in private practice, e.g. with children and adults with learning difficulties and autism, depression, anxiety, low self-esteem. Within a holistic person-centred approach, I include in my sessions techniques based on meditation, mindfulness practices, and breath-work.
Addiction
0117 456 2147
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Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
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I am a fully qualified HCPC registered Music Therapist and certified NMT Neurologic Music Therapist, with further training in Counselling, Guided Imagery Music Therapy (GIM), Mental Health First Aid, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. I have extensive work experience in private practice, e.g. with children and adults with learning difficulties and autism, depression, anxiety, low self-esteem. Within a holistic person-centred approach, I include in my sessions techniques based on meditation, mindfulness practices, and breath-work.
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Dr. Marie-Claire Fitzpatrick
Psychologist, DCounsPsych Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
Coming to therapy can feel like a big decision and finding the right therapist for you can sometimes feel like a daunting task. I believe that the therapy relationship is key to personal growth, feeling understood, supported and helped through challenging and distressing life experiences. I offer a safe and confidential space for people who are seeking support with the experiences of emotional distress and challenges that most of us face at various junctures in life. I am a compassionate, warm and approachable therapist and we will work together in a collaborative way to find what works best for you
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0117 325 4350
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Office is near:
Cotham
Bristol BS6
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Coming to therapy can feel like a big decision and finding the right therapist for you can sometimes feel like a daunting task. I believe that the therapy relationship is key to personal growth, feeling understood, supported and helped through challenging and distressing life experiences. I offer a safe and confidential space for people who are seeking support with the experiences of emotional distress and challenges that most of us face at various junctures in life. I am a compassionate, warm and approachable therapist and we will work together in a collaborative way to find what works best for you

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Addiction Counsellors
If you're looking for help with an addiction in Cotham, Bristol or for Cotham, Bristol addiction Counselling these professionals provide addiction therapy (or addiction therapies) and addiction treatment in Cotham, Bristol. Addictions are deceptive: they begin small and then take a hold so that behaviours as common as smoking addiction, or quitting smoking, may become challenging to change. Professional help can be vital. These professionals include addiction counsellors, addiction psychologists and addiction therapists in Cotham, Bristol. They can help addicts with alcohol addiction, drug addictions, and less understood addictions like gambling addiction, internet addiction and sex addiction.

For substance abuse, the professionals have experience helping individuals with cocaine addiction, marijuana addiction, methamphetamines ('meth' addiction), opiate addiction and heroine addiction. They provide Cotham, Bristol addiction counselling, addiction intervention, addiction support, referrals in Cotham, Bristol, detox, rehab and Cotham, Bristol 12 step programmes.

How can I tell if a counsellor is right for me?
Counsellors and therapists in Cotham, Bristol are able to work with a wide range of issues.

For example, you can find CBT Therapists in Cotham, Bristol who focus on a specific issue, as well as DBT Therapists in Cotham, Bristol who help clients with new skills to manage their emotions and relationships.

If you're seeking a marriage counsellor in Cotham, Bristol you'll find that most therapists are trained in marriage counselling or couples counselling in Cotham, Bristol and couples therapy. And they welcome families for family counselling in Cotham, Bristol or family therapy in Cotham, Bristol.