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About Me

I am an experienced counsellor located on Dean Cross Road, Plymstock. My appointment times are flexible to suit the needs and lifestyles of my clients and include evening and weekend sessions by appointment.

I am a Registered member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and I abide by their strict ethical code of conduct. I have professional liability insurance and hold an enhanced DBS. I am committed to ongoing professional development and regularly attend supervision as required by my professional body, which hopefully will assure you of the best possible care and attention.

My Qualifications

  • Advanced Diploma in Clinical Supervision. Level 6
  • Advanced Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling. Level 5
  • Advanced Diploma on Counselling and Psychotherapy. Level 4
  • EMDR Therapist 1,2,3.
  • Cert Counselling Theory and application.
  • Bereavement Care Certificate
  • Certificate ASIST Suicide Intervention Skills
  • Certificate Safeguarding Children Level 3
  • DASH Domestic Abuse, and Violence Risk Training
  • BA (Hons) Applied Theology
  • Certificate Education. PGCE

Client Reviews

When I went to see Paul I was nervous and full of anxiety. This was my first counselling session but I didn’t need to worry. Paul made me feel at ease and worked with me at my pace to find the causes of my anxiety and panics. He was warm and friendly and showed me how to relax. After a few sessions I began to feel calmer and now I have begun to get my life back together which is a wonderful feeling.

Teresa

I had served with the army abroad and had combat experiences which left me with symptoms of PTSD. When I had returned home I felt on edge. I was agitated and had flashbacks about what had happened and had frequent nightmares. I became more distant from my partner and had long periods of silence. Paul explained the specialist therapy of EMDR which is helpful in cases of trauma of all kinds. It has really helped me. I recalled the most disturbing aspects of what had happened and after a few sessions I began to feel more like my usual self. I am now much more confident and can look to the future.

Steve

I got depressed and felt life was not worth living. I saw my doctor and was prescribed some medication but I wanted to find out what was going on in my head. It was affecting my home life and work. When I plucked up the courage to see Paul I found he was so welcoming and understanding. I am now more aware of the causes of my anxiety and after just a few sessions I started to feel more positive and able to face life. Thank you Paul for sharing my journey with me.

Laura

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Mobile: 01752 936276 to leave a message. If not immediately answered. I will return quickly and usually the same day. Please note this number is password protected and I am the only one who has access to it.

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