Debbie is a qualified Counsellor having completed a Diploma in Counselling and a Foundation Degree in Counselling through Bath Spa University at UCW (University Centre Weston). She also holds a Depression Counsellor Diploma and a Mindfulness Diploma. She is a registered member of the BACP (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy). Debbie has also completed the Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASSIST).
Her main approach is person-centred therapy, although she may integrate other therapeutic approaches into the therapy. Debbie also offers Schema Therapy sessions. Schema Therapy helps you to gain a better understanding of where and why difficulties have developed in life. Debbie believes that we are all unique and have the potential to change.
Debbie has experience of supporting people with the following:
Anxiety – Depression – Grief and Loss - Low Self-Esteem – OCD – Panic Attacks – Stress – Trauma - Suicidal Thoughts – Bipolar – Alzheimer’s.
Debbie can offer you a safe place with empathy in a non-judgemental environment. She is able to support you in developing a belief in your ability to cope and have a better understanding of self through the therapeutic process.