Counselling in Chelsea

Counselling in ChelseaAre you seeking a counsellor or psychotherapist in the Chelsea area?  

Seeking a counsellor can be a daunting process. Paul Barrett is an integrative counsellor/psychotherapist and is available for one-to-one counselling, psychotherapy, business coaching and life coaching.

Being integrative means Paul is flexible in his therapeutic approach and can tailor his tools and techniques depending on your needs. It is important to work cognitively to stabilise clients before working in a more creative way. The creative ways of working in Paul’s practice include using visualisations, meditation, sand trays and dream symbolism.

An important aspect of his approach is to work at the appropriate pace of the client and to achieve this it is necessary to build trust and confidence in the process. Paul can help with stress management, post-traumatic stress disorder, couples counselling, anxiety, sexual abuse, addictions, grief counselling, co-dependency and alcoholism.

Paul abides by the Ethical Framework of the BACP and is committed to providing a counselling and psychotherapy service in a safe, confidential and non-judgemental environment.

About Paul

Undertaking therapy can often be a challenging prospect, especially so if this is your first time seeking this kind of support. Equally, it can prove to be a deeply rewarding journey of self-discovery which facilitates positive growth. It is Paul’s intention to co-create a safe environment in which you may become empowered, educated and inspired to awaken your own inner creative healing potential. Paul has a proven track record in helping many clients move forwards with their lives. Paul’s own experience of therapy informs his gentle and empathetic approach. It is Paul’s intention to co-create a safe environment in which you may become empowerededucated and inspired to awaken your own inner creative healing potential.

Paul is a member of both the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and the UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP). He abides by the ethical framework of both bodies. He sees clients for a range of issues for long- and short-term therapy.

He has completed both a 5-year UKCP postgraduate diploma course in counselling and psychotherapy and a foundation course in counselling at the Centre for Counselling and Psychotherapy Education (CCPE). Paul also has experience of using therapeutic interventions with clients suffering from alcohol misuse at the Royal Free Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

Paul continues to build upon his professional development and seeks to broaden his knowledge on a regular basis. He has been involved in providing pro bono work to The Volunteer Centre, Kensington & Chelsea and has been recognised for his commitment to this invaluable, no-charge counselling service.

Counselling in Chelsea, London SW3

You can contact Paul by email at paul.barrett5@googemail.com and by telephone on 07968 120 476.

 

 “Man needs difficulties; they are necessary for health” – Carl Jung