Paul Alistair Byford

Counsellor, MBACP Accred

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07480 486605

Paul Alistair Byford

Counsellor, MBACP Accred


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Guildford GU2
07480 486605

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The Crescent Practice
13 Market Square
Horsham RH12
07480 486605
Paul has a wealth of experience of psychological intervention having worked in various multi-disciplinary work settings including NHS IAPT services (Improving Access to Psychological Therapies). Alcohol and Drug misuse services, renowned private residential rehabs and prison. He has also had a successful private practice in Harley Street and in the Home Counties and now works from Guildford and Godalming in Surrey. Paul will use various contemporary research and evidence based therapeutic models including CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy), MET (Motivational Enhancement Therapy) and Humanistic Person Centred Therapy to help facilitate change and help people with various issues to live more balanced lives.
Mental health impacts on one in four people in the UK during the course of their lives. Therapeutic intervention is beneficial for those suffering from depression, anxiety, bereavement, PTSD, OCD, alcohol / drug misuse, low self-esteem, panic attacks/phobias, and stress. Paul also specialises in working with behavioural addictions such as gambling, gaming, and shopping.

Finances

  • Session Fee: £45 per session
  • Couples Session Fee: £50 per session
Pay By: Bank transfer, Cash, Cheque, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • AXA PPP
  • Aviva
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Vitality
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 11 Years
  • Membership: British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy / Accredited Member
  • Training: Addiction Counselling BSc (Hons) / 2013

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: British Association for Behavioural & Cognitive Psychotherapies / Member
  • Membership: FDAP / Drug and Alcohol Professional (Accredited) / 2011

Location

Guildford GU2
07480 486605
Offers online therapy

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Additional Location

The Crescent Practice
13 Market Square
Horsham RH12
07480 486605
Specialties
  • Alcohol Use
  • Addiction
  • Depression
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Bereavement
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Hoarding
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Medication Management
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centred
  • Relational
  • Transactional Analysis
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples

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Last Modified: 6 Jul 2020
Paul Alistair Byford, Counsellor in Guildford
Paul Alistair Byford

Counsellor, MBACP Accred