I have experience of working with trauma, depression, anxiety, and PTSD. I've worked with survivors of sexual violence, domestic violence, bullying, and abuse. I offer a kind, caring, compassionate counselling service, free from judgement and agenda. It's your space.
Hello, I'm Fiona - Psychotherapeutic Counsellor - my aim is to make the counselling process as comfortable and effective as possible for my clients. My approach is person centered, compassionate and integrative; I work with individuals and groups of people affected by bereavement and loss, domestic abuse, relationship issues, trauma, isolation, self doubt, anxiety, and depression. I am a registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy and work in accordance with the Ethical Framework. If you are feeling stuck or lost with difficult thoughts and feelings please get in touch for a free consultation.
Hello and welcome thank you for reading my profile page. If you are struggling to cope following a bereavement, feeling stuck in grief, feeling alone, depressed. anxious or not wanting to talk to close family friends for fear of upsetting them, I can help. Also if you are feeling guilty or angry even that you are to blame; not sleeping, eating problems, self medicating to cope or just not able to accept life without your loved one, then counselling has been shown to help
Hi, I'm Natalie. I am a BACP registered Counsellor with a MSc in Counselling Psychology. Asking for help is not a sign of weakness, it's a sign of strength and I am here to help. I am friendly and down to earth and offer a 20 minute free telephone consultation, we can have a chat and you can use this time to ask any questions, as I know how daunting counselling can be.
So, you may have reached the point where you are ready to make a change. You may be looking to understand yourself in a deeper way and break free of the patterns of the past. You might be sick of that chest gripping fear of anxiety, or carrying around those weighty chains of depression and you are looking to make that first step towards an easier way of living. There may be trauma from the past that is shadowing your life or you may be struggling with difficult emotions such as anger or grief. Let's take the next step together.
Feeling stuck, struggling to cope or feeling lost in your own head? Life is challenging and it’s not uncommon to experience periods in our life where we have lost our direction and meaning. Perhaps your past experiences are standing in the way of you leading the life you want. Talking your problems through with a professional can help you to make sense of things, uncover unconscious beliefs that may have been holding you back and work through difficult emotions.
Welcome to my page! I am fully qualified and I have been practising since 2014. I specialise in anxiety, depression and loneliness and I work with with expats, adults (women and men) and teenagers/adolescents. As to my qualifications, I completed a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology, a Master of Science degree in counselling psychology and I also frequently attend further trainings. You can book in for a free initial consultation.
You may be considering counselling because you're feeling stuck, overwhelmed, in pain or trying to work through grief. Perhaps you need to feel more confident, or find a you that feels, well, more you. Perhaps something happened that you've never been able to understand. Perhaps you're feeling sad or depressed, or feel so anxious that its impacting on your day to day life. Perhaps you don't know what's wrong. By helping you to explore and identify your feelings, I can help you to better understand what you need to get through what's troubling you, and make the small changes that make a big difference.
I am a BACP accredited, fully insured counsellor, supervisor and support group facilitator with over 17 years experience of working with clients both in an organisational setting and in private practice. At this challenging time, I have moved my service online, in order to offer the safest counselling environment to my clients. I am well-versed in providing both long and short-term counselling arrangements, covering many issues from addiction, bereavement and abuse to anxiety, relationship concerns and sexuality and gender.
As a qualified Counsellor, I work in a Client centred manner, providing a solid foundation for therapy, building on trust and mutual respect, by providing a safe, warm confidential and non-judgemental environment in which to contemplate your emotional state, because quite simple sometimes life can be just too much. . I will endeavour to help support you on your journey of finding the right answers and building on your own natural resilience. I offer both short and long term therapy depending on your needs.
My Journey started in 2014 as a crisis worker for Savnna, I then moved into end-of-life care and dementia before becoming a bereavement counsellor within a hospice. during that time I have worked with clients with grief, loss and bereavement, sexual trauma and domestic abuse, anxiety, depression, suicidal thoughts, sleep disturbance, disordered eating and many more complexities. I have found that the clients I have worked with needed a safe space, without judgement, where they could explore their feeling and emotions. I appreciate the vulnerability that sharing these emotions and feelings may bring.
My clinical experience encompasses many years working in a mental health setting and private practice dealing with a broad range of symptoms including, but not limited to, chronic trauma, loss or abuse, stress, anxiety, depression, marital difficulties, child-parent conflicts, self-harm, bi-polar disorder, addiction and border-line states – to name just some of the presenting issues.
I offer a warm, safe and quiet room in my home, and will listen carefully, empathically and respectfully to whatever it is that brings you to seek counselling. Whether you are suffering grief, trauma, concerns about the future, troubling memories of the past, struggling to cope day to day with anxiety or unexplained emotional pain, my aim will be to help you find ways forward that feel positive for you. My aim is to be open and to support you to access the parts of you that knows what is right for you.
Life can be tough going at times. Talking about what is bothering us can help to us to see things a little more clearly. I specialise in bereavement issues, as well as anxiety. Grief is something that touches us all at some point in our lives. Knowing that does not necessarily make the experience any easier, but it is something that unites us. I can offer you a safe place to talk about any troubling thoughts and feelings you might have, in a safe, non-judgemental environment. My appointments diary is fairly flexible, and can generally offer sessions 10am - 7pm. I can offer sessions with very little waiting time, Please get in touch.
Welcome, my name is Michelle and I am a fully qualified Integrative Psychotherapeutic Counsellor here in Staffordshire England. My main focus is for clients to feel confident and comfortable within the therapeutic relationship with me, giving you the autonomy to advocate what you would like to gain from your therapy sessions and what therapy looks like for you. Nevertheless I also understand that many may not know what therapy is and what it looks like for them which I struggled with too many years ago.
Hello and welcome, We all deserve a helping hand. Someone to lead us through the dark times. I believe I can offer this, by sharing my 16 years of practice, which has provided me with a vast experience/knowledge of working with adults, couples and young people. My passion is in the belief that we have the ability to grow and reach our potential. I work with compassion, genuineness and have a real passion for the effectiveness of the counselling process. I am a highly a sensitive person which helps me to empathise with others deeply. I value indifference and work in a non judgemental way.
I specialise in providing counselling for children, young people and young adults aged between 9 - 24 years old. I help young people to gain confidence and believe in themselves by listening and offering an understanding of what is important to them. I offer a confidential service to help young people find their voice and I am here to support them with anything that they may need. I help young people with many different difficulties, which includes low self-esteem, low confidence, anxiety, low mood, self-harm etc.
Is now the right time for you to invest in yourself? My curiosity lies within exploring your current challenges, what may be keeping you in the past, what may be enabling your current struggles and how you can utilise your strengths to help you to move forward. Life can be difficult to navigate, it provides opportunities but it is sometimes not an easy road to travel. It is during these challenging times when you may feel that you would like an opportunity to talk to someone, in a non-judgmental, confidential space. To be heard and understood, whilst also being open to gentle challenges.
Issues I have worked with include; depression, anxiety, trauma, loss, anger, suicidal thoughts and suicide attempts, relationship difficulties, workplace stress, serious illness, and many others. I have extensive experience working on a one-to-one basis with people who have a diagnosis of dementia and survivors of sexual violence and domestic abuse. I work with couples experiencing difficulties in many aspects of their relationships, such as infidelity, communication break down and sexual issues. I can also help couples to find an amicable end to a relationship.
At the heart of any support is the most important person and that is you. I hope you will take the time to read my profile. I provide a professional on line and telephone counselling, supervision and coaching service. I hold a recognised qualification for telephone and online counselling. I can operate nationwide online. There are no problems that are to large or to small when seeking support, if its a problem for you then counselling can provide that help.
What type of mental health professional is right for me?
Some of the most common types of mental health providers in Stoke-on-Trent are psychologists, licensed counsellors, therapists, and psychotherapists, all of whom diagnose mental health conditions and provide individualised treatment.
Services offered, education, and credentials vary by type of mental health professional. Each professional in Stoke-on-Trent then may specialise in certain areas, such as depression, marriage counselling, or anxiety. Although many mental health providers are not licensed to prescribe medication, they may coordinate with a provider who can.
Both in-person and online therapy sessions are available from most psychologists.
How to find a specialist?
You can refine your search using the filters on this page. There are several categories you can filter by to find mental health professionals with the experience you are looking for. You may want to filter for CBT Psychologists in Stoke-on-Trent, or Child Psychologists in Stoke-on-Trent.
Many find it useful to use filters to view only psychologists that have experience working with certain issues, like Stoke-on-Trent psychologists specialising in EMDR.
What method of therapy is right for me?
When it comes to treatment methods, there's no 'right way.’ Each method of therapy can be beneficial for a variety of issues. Psychologists in Stoke-on-Trent specialise in therapeutic approaches such as CBT, EMDR, and Interpersonal Therapy (IPT), among others. Finding a psychologist or counsellor who is a good fit for you is the most important step to discovering what type of therapy, or combination of therapeutic approaches, will meet your individual needs. Learn what to expect from different types of therapy and how they work.
Can I afford counselling?
Yes. Most counsellors offer reasonable rates or will work on a sliding scale basis. Many accept health insurance. Feel free to discuss this when you contact the counsellor.