Counsellors

Below you can find a list of our current team of counsellors. They all have a very wide range of experience but we have listed some of their areas of particular specialism below as well.

Vicki Benson

Dip.Couns, Qualified Teacher
MNCS
Counsellor and Tutor

Areas of specialism: Anxiety, bereavement, children & young people, depression, eating
disorders, stress and trauma

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Sam Bishop

MBACP
Counsellor

Areas of specialism: Anxiety, bereavement, child abuse (current and historic), children and young people, depression, mental health, self-esteem, stress and trauma.

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Jo Clarke

BA Hons Communication Studies
Dip.Couns
MBACP
Counsellor and Tutor

Areas of specialism: Young people, Mental Health, Anxiety, Self Esteem, Identity, Relationships, Sexuality

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Nat Clewley

Dip.couns
BACP Accredited

Counsellor & Tutor

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Neil Collins

Dip.Couns

MBACP

Counsellor

Areas of specialism: Bereavement, sudden & traumatic death, understanding diversity, creative work in therapy, safeguarding, suicide awareness, anger

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Carol Harmston-Dean

BA QTS (Hons), Dip.Couns

Snr Accred NCS

Senior Clinical Lead, Counsellor, Supervisor, Lead Trainer, Internal Verifier

Areas of Specialism: Sexuality, emotional abuse, narcissistic personality disorder, bereavement, children and young people, anxiety, depression, stress, and suicide.

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Sue Mansfield

Dip.Couns
MNCS

Counsellor, Tutor, & Secretary for JHD

Areas of Specialism: Trauma, Bereavement, Anxiety and Depression, Stress, Children and Young People, Sexuality, Self-harm, Suicide, Relationship Issues, Eating Disorders and Body Image.

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Thomas Marty

Dip.couns

Counsellor & Senior Tutor

Claire Matthew

Dip.Couns. BA(hons) Social Science. PGDip in Crime, Deviance & Social Policy.

NCS Accredited.

Counsellor

Areas of specialism: Anxiety, children and young people, depression, domestic violence, eating disorders, rape and sexual abuse, self harm, suicide.

Theresa McCaskie

Dip.Couns, Sandplay Therapist, Hypnotherapist
MNCS (Accred)
Counsellor

Areas of specialism: Anxiety, bereavement, body image, children & young people, self-harm, trauma, working with sexual abuse, youth mindfulness & wellbeing.

Guy Snape

Dip.Couns
MNCS
Counsellor & Tutor

Areas of specialism: Anxiety & depression, trauma

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Sara Stevens

Dip.Couns

MNCS

Placement Manager, Counsellor, and Tutor

Areas of specialism: Bereavement, trauma, children & young people, low self esteem, confidence issues, anger management.

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Jamil Vazquez

Dip.Couns, MSc Clinical Mental Health,

MBACP, Member of American Counselling Association

Counsellor

Areas of Specialism: Anxiety, depression, stress, self-harm, suicide, trauma, life-coaching

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Barbara Wibbelmann

Dip.Couns

MBACP

Counsellor

Areas of specialism: Young People, Suicide, Mental Health

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Andy Woodcock