Anthony PearsonIntegrative counsellor
As a qualified and Accredited Counsellor, I work with young people and children. I specialise in working with the 8-25 age group. I have experience of working with two counselling organisations. My counselling orientation is Person Centred Approach to counselling. I use integrative approaches, to include Brief Solution Focused Therapy, TA ,Gestalt Therapy and I also work creatively with clients. I attend supervision once a fortnight.
My counselling career of 9 years, commenced with completing my training at the University of Nottingham, Prior to this my career in Youth work lasted 25 years. I have been able to transfer many skills and knowledge from my youth work with young people to the counselling profession.
Issues often worked with
Types of therapy
My counselling sessions last for 50 minutes with a fee of £40 a session
I do offer some concessions of £25 to unemployed clients
Counselling time scales will be flexible depending on the clients needs.
Training and qualifications
Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling Children and Young People 2016
Advanced Certificate in Counselling Practice 2015
BA (HONS) Degree in Community Studies 2000
Diploma in Youth & Community work 1999