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My Counselling Qualifications and Training 

Currently studying for ACC Certificate in Companion Animal Bereavement Counselling - due to complete by early 2021

I am a member of the British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists (BACP) recently gaining their Certificate of Proficiency and am on their register of therapists.

Advanced certificate of learning in supervision practice Helen Rose/Judith Robertson, Macclesfield Counselling and Training Centre Jan 2019

Certificate of skills, theory and supervision (Hawkins and Shohet model) Helen Rose/Judith Robertson, Macclesfield Counselling and Training Centre Jul 2018

Certificate in concept/skills couples and relationship counselling, Macclesfield Counselling and Training Centre (Helen Rose), Feb 2016

ACC accredited Postgraduate Certificate in Therapy with Children and Families Jan 2015

Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling.  I also obtained my Counselling Skills and Counselling Concepts Qualifications, all from ABC Qualifications Board.

I have a vocational certificate from Nottingham Trent University for education and working with children/young people. (6 month course)

TA101 Transactional Analysis Concepts (Level 2 Certificate, recognised by the Transactional Analysis Institute)


I have received training around:

  • The effects of cancer on sexuality.
  • How to work with faith and spirituality with people who are ill or approaching the end of life or carers of such people.
  • Working with clients who may feel suicidal.
  • Webster Stratton Parenting Model.
  • Play with children in therapy.
  • Creative therapy (sand tray, music, stories, art, movement, pebbles).


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I have professional indemnity insurance and I regularly access professional supervision and peer supervision to ensure my safe practice as a therapist.

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