Clare Hammond Child Therapist
Counsellor, BACP Verified
Leicester LE7
I am committed to working with children who are showing through their behaviour that they are in need of extra support. Play is a child’s natural way of expressing themselves and through play and creative arts therapy the child can make sense of what is going on in their lives. I support children who are dealing with a range of difficulties for example bereavement, anxiety, anger, bullying or divorce. I create a warm and welcoming environment where they feel safe and are able to express how they are feeling, this may be consciously or unconsciously.
0116 478 6730
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Leicester LE7
I am committed to working with children who are showing through their behaviour that they are in need of extra support. Play is a child’s natural way of expressing themselves and through play and creative arts therapy the child can make sense of what is going on in their lives. I support children who are dealing with a range of difficulties for example bereavement, anxiety, anger, bullying or divorce. I create a warm and welcoming environment where they feel safe and are able to express how they are feeling, this may be consciously or unconsciously.
Cara Cramp, MBACP at Freedom Creative Arts Therapy
Psychotherapist, MA
Leicester LE9
Offers online therapy
Hello, my name is Cara, I’m a Creative Arts Therapist and I am guessing you are here because you're worried about a child or teenager in your life. Maybe your child/teenager is acting out and you just don’t know what to do next, maybe they’ve been through a difficult experience recently or in the past and need some help processing what happened to them. I’ve worked with many children and I want to be able to offer your child a safe and confidential environment to explore what is going on for them right now They can then begin to feel better about themselves and continue to have the positive experiences from life that they deserve.
01455 243634
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Leicester LE9
Offers online therapy
Hello, my name is Cara, I’m a Creative Arts Therapist and I am guessing you are here because you're worried about a child or teenager in your life. Maybe your child/teenager is acting out and you just don’t know what to do next, maybe they’ve been through a difficult experience recently or in the past and need some help processing what happened to them. I’ve worked with many children and I want to be able to offer your child a safe and confidential environment to explore what is going on for them right now They can then begin to feel better about themselves and continue to have the positive experiences from life that they deserve.
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Clare Boulton -Counsellor / Clinical Supervisor
Psychotherapist, MNCS Accred Verified
Office is near:
Leicester LE9
Offers online therapy
Whilst working as a counsellor, supporting children, teens & adults, dealing with varying issues of bullying, confidence & self-esteem, self harm and eating disorders, phobias, relationship & family issues, cultural & religious issues, domestic violence, rape & sexual abuse, traumas, LGBT & body issues.
If you want to change a pattern in your life, want to think or feel differently about anything, confidential counselling may be right for you. I am offering you a comfortable and private space so that we can work together through any issues that you may bring to the session. Within this non-judgemental and confidential setting you have time to explore, reflect and understand your emotions, feelings and what is happening to you, wherever you are in your life right now. FREE Initial Consultation, daytime, evening and weekends appointments. Please feel free to get in touch for more information.
0116 464 9964
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Office is near:
Leicester LE9
Offers online therapy
Whilst working as a counsellor, supporting children, teens & adults, dealing with varying issues of bullying, confidence & self-esteem, self harm and eating disorders, phobias, relationship & family issues, cultural & religious issues, domestic violence, rape & sexual abuse, traumas, LGBT & body issues.
If you want to change a pattern in your life, want to think or feel differently about anything, confidential counselling may be right for you. I am offering you a comfortable and private space so that we can work together through any issues that you may bring to the session. Within this non-judgemental and confidential setting you have time to explore, reflect and understand your emotions, feelings and what is happening to you, wherever you are in your life right now. FREE Initial Consultation, daytime, evening and weekends appointments. Please feel free to get in touch for more information.
James Hawes
Psychotherapist, MBACP Accred Verified
Office is near:
Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
I work with all issues and work with children 8+, young people, men, women and couples.
I am an experienced therapist supporting clients with anger management difficulties , relationship issues, anxiety and a variety of other issues. I have worked successfully with hundreds of clients including Nurses, CEO's, plumbers, doctor's, professional sportsmen, businessmen and women, students, MD's and hairdressers. Modern life can be hectic and stressful stretching mind, body and spirit to breaking point. The result of this pressure can often make us feel out of sync or disjointed causing dis-ease and unhappiness. With my experienced and unique approach I seek to provide the right conditions to help people recover and develop
0115 697 1834
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Office is near:
Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
I work with all issues and work with children 8+, young people, men, women and couples.
I am an experienced therapist supporting clients with anger management difficulties , relationship issues, anxiety and a variety of other issues. I have worked successfully with hundreds of clients including Nurses, CEO's, plumbers, doctor's, professional sportsmen, businessmen and women, students, MD's and hairdressers. Modern life can be hectic and stressful stretching mind, body and spirit to breaking point. The result of this pressure can often make us feel out of sync or disjointed causing dis-ease and unhappiness. With my experienced and unique approach I seek to provide the right conditions to help people recover and develop
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Oasis Therapy
Counsellor, MSc, MBACP Verified
Office is near:
Leicester LE2
Offers online therapy
I am an integrative counsellor with experience of working with children and adults.
Are you feeling overwhelmed, lonely, a bit lost or not sure where to go next? Do you struggle on a day-to-day? Are you looking for ways of coping better? Ultimately!, is your goal to be happier?
01536 214104
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Office is near:
Leicester LE2
Offers online therapy
I am an integrative counsellor with experience of working with children and adults.
Are you feeling overwhelmed, lonely, a bit lost or not sure where to go next? Do you struggle on a day-to-day? Are you looking for ways of coping better? Ultimately!, is your goal to be happier?
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Dr Victoria Horwood
Psychologist, PsychD, HCPC - Clin. Psych. Verified
Office is near:
Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
I offer a confidential and professional service that is catered to your specific and individual needs, or the needs of your children.
Are you finding it difficult to cope? Are you experiencing problems with your emotions, relationships, thoughts or behaviours? Have you experienced painful events that you are struggling to process or make sense of? Are these traumas interfering with yours or your families well-being and happiness? I am able to provide a comprehensive service that can support you or your child to heal and begin to live the life you deserve. I use a number of psychological therapies that are effective, individually tailored to your needs and are backed by scientific research.
0115 824 4284
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Office is near:
Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
I offer a confidential and professional service that is catered to your specific and individual needs, or the needs of your children.
Are you finding it difficult to cope? Are you experiencing problems with your emotions, relationships, thoughts or behaviours? Have you experienced painful events that you are struggling to process or make sense of? Are these traumas interfering with yours or your families well-being and happiness? I am able to provide a comprehensive service that can support you or your child to heal and begin to live the life you deserve. I use a number of psychological therapies that are effective, individually tailored to your needs and are backed by scientific research.
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Caroline Lindy Carter
Counsellor, MA, MBACP Verified
Office is near:
Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
Is your child having issues at school and at home? School life can be stressful for young people today and even a bright student can struggle at some point in their school career. Slipping grades and behavioral issues may be indicators that your child is facing some social and emotional challenges. Some of these outward and internal personal struggles are a normal part of growing up, especially during adolescence. Sometimes children need some strategies to cope and build self confidence, and an impartial listener who is neither a parent or a teacher!
01572 498974
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Office is near:
Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
Is your child having issues at school and at home? School life can be stressful for young people today and even a bright student can struggle at some point in their school career. Slipping grades and behavioral issues may be indicators that your child is facing some social and emotional challenges. Some of these outward and internal personal struggles are a normal part of growing up, especially during adolescence. Sometimes children need some strategies to cope and build self confidence, and an impartial listener who is neither a parent or a teacher!
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Adriana Pavelescu
Psychologist, PsychD, HCPC - Clin. Psych. Verified
Office is near:
Leicester LE6
Offers online therapy
I'm a Clinical Psychologist(HCPC Registered) and hypnotherapist, owner of Psychotherapy&Hypnotherapy . My passion is assisting traumatized and distressed patients in their healing. I am experienced in providing psychological therapy and hypnotherapy to individuals, children, teenager, couples and families with a wide range of distressing feelings, including childhood trauma, relationship difficulties, anxiety disorder, panic attack, depression, stress, anger, domestic violence, sexual abuse, confidence building, self esteem, phobia's, insomnia, weight loss . As a psychologist I use modalities such as CBT, Solution Focused Therapy,
01788 229228
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Office is near:
Leicester LE6
Offers online therapy
I'm a Clinical Psychologist(HCPC Registered) and hypnotherapist, owner of Psychotherapy&Hypnotherapy . My passion is assisting traumatized and distressed patients in their healing. I am experienced in providing psychological therapy and hypnotherapy to individuals, children, teenager, couples and families with a wide range of distressing feelings, including childhood trauma, relationship difficulties, anxiety disorder, panic attack, depression, stress, anger, domestic violence, sexual abuse, confidence building, self esteem, phobia's, insomnia, weight loss . As a psychologist I use modalities such as CBT, Solution Focused Therapy,
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Jodie Goddard
Psychologist, PsychD, HCPC - Clin. Psych. Verified
Leicester LE4
Offers online therapy
I have particular experience in working with children and adults who have an Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC) and Attention, Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
Hello, my name is Jodie and I am a Clinical Psychologist. I am happy to talk through any presenting difficulties you may be experiencing; we can discuss what support you would like and how we may work together. I provide assessment and therapeutic intervention for a range of emotional difficulties. I am experienced in working with clients across the lifespan; children, adolescents and adults and I have been trained to a high standard of expertise in a range of therapeutic models. I have over 12 years experience working in the NHS and private sector organisations.
0116 478 6799
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Leicester LE4
Offers online therapy
I have particular experience in working with children and adults who have an Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC) and Attention, Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
Hello, my name is Jodie and I am a Clinical Psychologist. I am happy to talk through any presenting difficulties you may be experiencing; we can discuss what support you would like and how we may work together. I provide assessment and therapeutic intervention for a range of emotional difficulties. I am experienced in working with clients across the lifespan; children, adolescents and adults and I have been trained to a high standard of expertise in a range of therapeutic models. I have over 12 years experience working in the NHS and private sector organisations.
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Sarah Nicholson
Counsellor, MBACP Verified
Leicester LE2
Offers online therapy
Prior to my private practice, I have 20 years of experience working with children and previously counselled within a mainstream school.
All of us, at times, can find life a bit tough. Whether its events that we are struggling with in the here and now or past issues that are still holding us back. Sometimes we can feel "stuck" in life and struggle to decide which road to take, having the space to talk through your problems confidentially with an understanding, non-judgmental and empathic professional can prove invaluable. Whether you are an individual or a couple who would like to improve your relationship, having a safe haven where you can explore the past and work towards a brighter future can make all the difference to your quality of life.
0116 464 9489
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Leicester LE2
Offers online therapy
Prior to my private practice, I have 20 years of experience working with children and previously counselled within a mainstream school.
All of us, at times, can find life a bit tough. Whether its events that we are struggling with in the here and now or past issues that are still holding us back. Sometimes we can feel "stuck" in life and struggle to decide which road to take, having the space to talk through your problems confidentially with an understanding, non-judgmental and empathic professional can prove invaluable. Whether you are an individual or a couple who would like to improve your relationship, having a safe haven where you can explore the past and work towards a brighter future can make all the difference to your quality of life.
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Shelley Smith - Sunrise Wellbeing
Psychotherapist, MSc, BACP
Leicester LE7
Offers online therapy
Fun creative emotional support sessions available for children aged 6 years upwards.
I am passionate about providing a therapeutic service to help people of all ages with their presenting issues, to support their mental health and wellbeing and to assist them with strategies and skills that can prevent their troubles from escalating. We are all just trying our best in this busy world but sometimes need a little support along the way, especially in times of difficulty. I developed Sunrise Wellbeing to provide a bespoke emotional support service, tailored to meet each individual’s needs. Through a friendly integrative approach, we can work together to understand emotions and develop healthy coping strategies.
0116 464 8087
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Leicester LE7
Offers online therapy
Fun creative emotional support sessions available for children aged 6 years upwards.
I am passionate about providing a therapeutic service to help people of all ages with their presenting issues, to support their mental health and wellbeing and to assist them with strategies and skills that can prevent their troubles from escalating. We are all just trying our best in this busy world but sometimes need a little support along the way, especially in times of difficulty. I developed Sunrise Wellbeing to provide a bespoke emotional support service, tailored to meet each individual’s needs. Through a friendly integrative approach, we can work together to understand emotions and develop healthy coping strategies.
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Life In Action Ltd
Psychotherapist, MA, MBACP Accred Verified
Office is near:
Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
I work with children young people and families as well as couples in relationship therapy.
Have you suffered for a number of years trying to work out your personality and why you behave, think and feel the way you do? I can help you to understand how to make changes to patterns you may continue to make and how you can make improvements to your life using proven trusted theories and models. I have studied personality and type for many years now and have particular interests in early childhood development. I am also an accredited practitioner of MBTI personality profiling as well as Firo-b and TKI. All of these assessments will help you to identify the profile you have. This is therefore evidence based work.
01476 852369
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Office is near:
Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
I work with children young people and families as well as couples in relationship therapy.
Have you suffered for a number of years trying to work out your personality and why you behave, think and feel the way you do? I can help you to understand how to make changes to patterns you may continue to make and how you can make improvements to your life using proven trusted theories and models. I have studied personality and type for many years now and have particular interests in early childhood development. I am also an accredited practitioner of MBTI personality profiling as well as Firo-b and TKI. All of these assessments will help you to identify the profile you have. This is therefore evidence based work.
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Randall Easton Wickham
Counsellor, MA, MBACP Accred Verified
Office is near:
Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
I am a BACP accredited counselor with an MA in Counseling and have over 26 years experience in counseling & supervision. I have worked as a counselor in the Rutland and Leicestershire area for 25 years, and I was the counselor at the Rutland College, Oakham for 14 years. I have also written and published clinical treatment books both in the US and the UK. I have worked with children, adolescents, and adults. I am passionate about helping people to change their lives, and move forward in a more positive way, and I am an extremely empathetic individual with strong listening skills.
01476 852956
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Office is near:
Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
I am a BACP accredited counselor with an MA in Counseling and have over 26 years experience in counseling & supervision. I have worked as a counselor in the Rutland and Leicestershire area for 25 years, and I was the counselor at the Rutland College, Oakham for 14 years. I have also written and published clinical treatment books both in the US and the UK. I have worked with children, adolescents, and adults. I am passionate about helping people to change their lives, and move forward in a more positive way, and I am an extremely empathetic individual with strong listening skills.
Andrelax
Psychotherapist, MHGI Verified
Office is near:
Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
I deal with all issues: depression, anxiety, relaxation, panic disorders, phobias, school refusal, anger, PTSD, OCD, public speaking, children, well-being, grief counselling, relationship counselling and adoloscents.
Human givens practitioners offer practical, solution-focused help that deals with mental and emotional distress in the here and now. They won’t waste time just endlessly listening to you or attempting to dredge up real or imagined miserable memories from the past. Nor do they deal in time-wasting so-called voyages of ‘self-discovery’… Their psychotherapy training ensures that they have a sound body of evidence-based knowledge and the proven skills to help both adults and children as quickly as possible with a wide variety of emotional and behavioural difficulties.
0115 697 1253
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Office is near:
Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
I deal with all issues: depression, anxiety, relaxation, panic disorders, phobias, school refusal, anger, PTSD, OCD, public speaking, children, well-being, grief counselling, relationship counselling and adoloscents.
Human givens practitioners offer practical, solution-focused help that deals with mental and emotional distress in the here and now. They won’t waste time just endlessly listening to you or attempting to dredge up real or imagined miserable memories from the past. Nor do they deal in time-wasting so-called voyages of ‘self-discovery’… Their psychotherapy training ensures that they have a sound body of evidence-based knowledge and the proven skills to help both adults and children as quickly as possible with a wide variety of emotional and behavioural difficulties.
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Serendipity Psychology Services Ltd
Psychologist, PsychD, HCPC - Clin. Psych. Verified
Office is near:
Leicester LE1
Serendipity Psychology is a social enterprise of clinical psychologists established by Dr Lauren Sayers. Our team of specialists are able to work with a variety of complex issues in children, young people and adults and help individuals, couples and families. Just some of the issues we work with include: anxiety; depression; personality difficulties; PTSD and trauma; autistic spectrum disorder (ASD) and; eating disorders. Our goals are to reduce the symptoms of these difficulties and increase the amount of time our clients feel relief from challenging emotions, quickly enhancing their quality of life.
01538 712306
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Office is near:
Leicester LE1
Serendipity Psychology is a social enterprise of clinical psychologists established by Dr Lauren Sayers. Our team of specialists are able to work with a variety of complex issues in children, young people and adults and help individuals, couples and families. Just some of the issues we work with include: anxiety; depression; personality difficulties; PTSD and trauma; autistic spectrum disorder (ASD) and; eating disorders. Our goals are to reduce the symptoms of these difficulties and increase the amount of time our clients feel relief from challenging emotions, quickly enhancing their quality of life.
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Kerry Mattock
Psychotherapist, PTUK Verified
Office is near:
Leicester LE4
Working with children 4+ - young people, using a therapeutic play approach, which is child led, therapist supported and strategy focused, to improve clients awareness of their issues, difficulties, actions, thoughts and emotions.
Hello, thank you for looking at my profile. I am a PTUK registered play therapist, specialising in offering creative therapy for children and young people. I am experienced in working with clients who have experienced trauma, loss, separation anxiety, low or conflicted self esteem, challenging behaviours, social and peer difficulties, reluctant talkers (mutism), pre/post adoption and attachment disorders. If you’d like to chat about your child’s/families needs please do contact me. To find out more you can visit my website: www.theconnectedtherapist.co.uk ‘let’s support them together to grow today & for tomorrow’
01832 778353
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Office is near:
Leicester LE4
Working with children 4+ - young people, using a therapeutic play approach, which is child led, therapist supported and strategy focused, to improve clients awareness of their issues, difficulties, actions, thoughts and emotions.
Hello, thank you for looking at my profile. I am a PTUK registered play therapist, specialising in offering creative therapy for children and young people. I am experienced in working with clients who have experienced trauma, loss, separation anxiety, low or conflicted self esteem, challenging behaviours, social and peer difficulties, reluctant talkers (mutism), pre/post adoption and attachment disorders. If you’d like to chat about your child’s/families needs please do contact me. To find out more you can visit my website: www.theconnectedtherapist.co.uk ‘let’s support them together to grow today & for tomorrow’
Catherine Kniveton
Psychotherapist, MA Verified
Office is near:
Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
I have a wealth of experience working with adults, children and young people both in private practice, mental health hospitals, placements and through contracted work in mainstream and specialist SEMH (social emotional and mental health) schools in Derbyshire.
Hello I’m Catherine , I am a qualified and experienced Psychotherapist. I provide a safe confidential space with compassionate and empathetic support: I am here to listen. I know it can be scary to reach out for support particularly if its the first time. Please feel free to contact me regarding any questions about therapy, myself, your goals or concerns. I'll be happy to answer any questions before arranging a session. Contact me to arrange a free consultation. I am registered with the Health and Care professionals council.Sometimes it can be too difficult to talk, I have a specialism in Art Therapy.
07730 569162
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Office is near:
Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
I have a wealth of experience working with adults, children and young people both in private practice, mental health hospitals, placements and through contracted work in mainstream and specialist SEMH (social emotional and mental health) schools in Derbyshire.
Hello I’m Catherine , I am a qualified and experienced Psychotherapist. I provide a safe confidential space with compassionate and empathetic support: I am here to listen. I know it can be scary to reach out for support particularly if its the first time. Please feel free to contact me regarding any questions about therapy, myself, your goals or concerns. I'll be happy to answer any questions before arranging a session. Contact me to arrange a free consultation. I am registered with the Health and Care professionals council.Sometimes it can be too difficult to talk, I have a specialism in Art Therapy.
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Cristina Maria Nemes
Psychologist, MA, MBPsS Verified
Office is near:
Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
Also, I am trained in ABA therapy and I have worked with children with learning disabilities as well.
I can help you to become the best version of yourself! I am a highly dedicated Psychotherapist and Clinical Hypnotherapist, my techniques are a mix of evidence-based treatments – cognitive therapy with mindfulness - integrating self-esteem, self-acceptance, emotional resilience, and self- development to help clients develop their skills to cope with emotional difficulties and changing irrational thinking. I help clients focus on life goals, their well-being, to see life in a more positive way, and to accept negative events and feelings so that they are more prepared for life with an increased sense of well-being.
01604 954995
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Office is near:
Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
Also, I am trained in ABA therapy and I have worked with children with learning disabilities as well.
I can help you to become the best version of yourself! I am a highly dedicated Psychotherapist and Clinical Hypnotherapist, my techniques are a mix of evidence-based treatments – cognitive therapy with mindfulness - integrating self-esteem, self-acceptance, emotional resilience, and self- development to help clients develop their skills to cope with emotional difficulties and changing irrational thinking. I help clients focus on life goals, their well-being, to see life in a more positive way, and to accept negative events and feelings so that they are more prepared for life with an increased sense of well-being.
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Sacha Jackson
Counsellor, MBACP Accred Verified
Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
I provide a safe, confidential and non judgemental environment to explore emotional difficulties which may be causing distress or imbalance. I have been providing face to face Counselling for over 13 years and hold BACP Accreditation. I have experience of working with a variety of issues including sexuality, bereavement, gender identity, abuse, and depression to name some.
0116 464 9978
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Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
I provide a safe, confidential and non judgemental environment to explore emotional difficulties which may be causing distress or imbalance. I have been providing face to face Counselling for over 13 years and hold BACP Accreditation. I have experience of working with a variety of issues including sexuality, bereavement, gender identity, abuse, and depression to name some.
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Kathleen Connell
Psychologist, MSc Verified
Leicester LE1
Offers online therapy
Life can be challenging. It can be difficult opening up to someone about the worst that's happened to us, about the parts of ourselves we struggle with. For some dealing with trauma can impact how we treat others, having negative impacts on relationships & life. I’ve worked for over 25 years with those who’ve experienced complex trauma: who’ve lived/worked in conflict zones; been abused by family; struggle to emotionally regulate; have been abusive & with relationship breakdown. As a couple it’s important to feel the therapist you choose is able to work with you around your relationship.
0116 326 4476
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Leicester LE1
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Life can be challenging. It can be difficult opening up to someone about the worst that's happened to us, about the parts of ourselves we struggle with. For some dealing with trauma can impact how we treat others, having negative impacts on relationships & life. I’ve worked for over 25 years with those who’ve experienced complex trauma: who’ve lived/worked in conflict zones; been abused by family; struggle to emotionally regulate; have been abusive & with relationship breakdown. As a couple it’s important to feel the therapist you choose is able to work with you around your relationship.

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Child Counsellors
Child psychologists in Leicester, ENG provide mental health therapy to children and are experts in child development.

Every comprehensive review of therapy with children shows that all credible approaches, when performed by a competent mental health clinician, produce almost the same results. About half of all kids will get better. Of those that improve, 80% will show progress in a relatively short time, while the remaining 20% will need longer-term support.

The best child therapists in Leicester build great relationships with the child and the parent. They also see the child's strengths and are open to hearing the child's possible solutions to the challenges the child faces. Finally, a good therapist appreciates the child's culture and is sensitive to the values of the child's community.