Counsellor and Psychotherapist
BA Hons, Adv Dip, Reg. MBACP, MCOSRT, MNCP
Founder of Hampstead Counselling Ltd
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld
I am a fully qualified counsellor and psychotherapist with several years of experience working with both individuals and couples. I trained as an Integrative Counsellor and Psychotherapist on BACP and Middlesex University accredited Certificate, Diploma and Advanced Diploma Courses at the Minster Centre and CPPD Counselling and Psychotherapy Training College in North London. I have also completed the 2 year post graduate Middlesex University Accredited, COSRT and NHS approved London Diploma in Psychosexual and Relationship Therapy. I currently work in private practice and also as a Psychosexual and Relationship Counsellor at Ealing Abbey Counselling Service.
The areas I cover in my work include: Anxiety, Bereavement, Depression, Redundancy, Panic Disorder, Internet Addiction, Generalised Anxiety Disorder, Addiction, Relationship Issues, Sex Addiction, Family Issues, Phobias, Anger Management, Intimacy Issues, Stress, Low Self Esteem, and Work Related Stress.
Specialist experience includes relationship and psychosexual counselling with both individuals and couples who may be experiencing difficulty in their intimate relationships, communication issues, affairs, separation or divorce.
I also have extensive experience working both long and short term with adolescents with mental health issues as a result of family breakdown, bullying and cyberbullying, exam/ school pressure and anxiety.
I am committed to ongoing continuous professional development and also hold certificates in skills training for Psychiatry, Psychopathology and Psychodynamics, Time Limited Counselling, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Neuropsychology.
I currently provide both short term counselling and also longer term psychotherapy (open ended) for both individuals and couples, in comfortable and tranquil consulting rooms in Hampstead Village, East Finchley and Muswell Hill. All locations have easy access to public transport and benefit from free parking or pay and display nearby for your convenience.
I am a member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), The National Council of Psychotherapists (NCP) and also The College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists (COSRT) and abide by their strict confidentiality code and ethical framework. I am also registered on the Professional Standards Authority Accredited Register.