Heidi EllisIntegrative counsellor
'The first step to making change is deciding that you no longer want to be where you are.'
Issues often worked with
Types of therapy
Free initial telephone consultation
Subsequent sessions are £50
Training and qualifications
- Certificate in Online & Telephone Counselling
- Certified Clinical Anxiety Treatment Professional (CCATP)
- Advanced Professional Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling
- Advanced Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling
- Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling
- Awareness in Bereavement Care Foundation Course
- BSc (Hons) Psychology and Criminology
I attend regular continued professional development training courses to develop my experience and practice. I have specialist training and experience in providing support for anxiety, trauma, abuse and bereavement.
Accredited registrant of the National Counselling Society (MNCS Accred).
Registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (MBACP). I abide by the BACP ethical framework and requirements for continuing professional development and supervision.
Member of the association for counselling and therapy online (ACTO).
As well as being in private practice, I am an associate with NTAPS working with clients who have experienced trauma, using a short-term trauma focused CBT approach.
I am also a volunteer counsellor with the Rape and Sexual Abuse Support Centre (RASASC), as well as working with clients referred to me by RASASC in my private practice.
I also worked for Cruse as a bereavement volunteer, where I worked with adults on both a one-to-one basis and facilitated group work, and volunteered as a counsellor with the NHS Surrey & Borders Partnership Youth Counselling Service, part of Mindsight Surrey CAMHS which offers short term counselling to 12 to 24 year olds.