Deborah is a qualified Integrative Counsellor having completed a FdSC in Counselling with the University of Gloucester and is a registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP). Deborah’s career has been extensive, supporting Adults, Young People and Adolescents within a variety of roles and settings, as a Counsellor, Teacher, Mentor and Support Worker. Deborah has gained extensive experience in supporting others with many of life’s issues and concerns, including, anxiety/depression, loss/grief, anger, addictions, abuse, relationship issues, self esteem, trauma, life changes and transitions, bullying/cyber, academic/work related stress to name a few.
At the core of Deborah’s practice sits a Humanistic Person Centred approach, as an Integrative Counsellor Deborah also works with elements of several other theoretical approaches, inclusive of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Psychodynamic, Transactional Analysis (T.A) and Motivational Interviewing, dependent upon client’s needs.
WALK AND TALK
Alongside face to face counselling Deborah offers Walk and Talk therapy. Outdoor therapy and walking side by side can release tension and feel less formal, especially for introductions. When combined with face to face counselling it can offer another dynamic to therapy. The private grounds of The Old Rectory Clinic are tranquil, undisturbed and can facilitate a different approach to traditional therapy.
The Old Rectory Clinic in Iron Acton is conveniently located with easy access from Yate, Chipping Sodbury, Frampton Cotterell, Coalpit Heath, Winterbourne, Westerleigh, Thornbury and the surrounding areas.
Current Holistic Therapies & Key Qualifications
- FdSc Counselling
- PGCE Cert Ed Teaching
- Dip Nutrition
- Dip Anatomy and Physiology
Therapy fees: Initial Consultation - £25 | Further sessions/Ongoing Counselling - £40
Availability: Monday 3pm - 8pm | Wednesday 3.30pm - 8.30pm | Thursday 3.30am - 8.30pm
Mobile: 07976 878570
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