Peter LindsayIntegrative counsellor
A senior professional, I offer counselling in fields covering everything from relationships- couple, single or families; anger management; depression; addiction; anxiety; OCD; family mediation; finance matters; minority; ethnic and international issues to internet dating. I am a registered member of the principle UK counselling body, BACP.
My method is 'integrated' based on a wide-ranging set of approaches according to your needs. I believe my training and experience will to assist you to come to an improvement in your situation. For those interested in the technical bases, I offer an integrative therapy approach to counselling using systemic, psychodynamic, CBT and Emotionally focused methodology. I like to consider these as part of my toolbox enabling me to use the most appropriate method for the client's specific issues.
EXAMPLES OF MY BASIC APPROACH TO RELATIONSHIPS
Many different issues affect how unhappiness develops in the relationship. If your life could be improved by resolving any of the problems listed below you may like some support to enable you to improve your life. communication; frequent rowing; anger; depression; abusive relationships; borderline personality; aspergers relating; internet addiction; abuse of alcohol or drugs; difficulties with religion; sexuality; bereavement; step family and in-laws difficulties; teenage and parenting difficulties, separation or divorce, new relationships. ">Sometimes parents and children have fallen out and by sitting together in a neutral environment enables the family members to see where there is possibility to reunite and rekindle a lost loving relationship.
I offer each of you to have your say. I ensure there is no bias in my approach.
Anger is a most distressing and damaging emotion especially in relationships. We work together to identify how and why you have more tendency to use anger in an often uncontrolled way sometimes resulting in upset for you and the people you deal with. I help you find both cognitive and behavioural ways to modify yourself so that anger is diminished and no longer causes you a problem
Issues often worked with
Types of therapy
£40 per counselling session of an hour. I can offer a reduction in case of financial difficulty. I guaranty success so if after any session you are not satisfied I would not require payment. I am very flexible for meeting times and can also visit your home or work on phone, face-time or Skype
Training and qualifications
My training Includes four years of professional training through the Hull University University Advanced Diploma in Relationship Therapy, Post-graduate certificate and Masters in Relationship Therapy. I am passionate in continuing training with various bodies such as Relate Institute, Tavistock Centre for Couple Relationships (TCCR), Association for Family Therapy and Systemic Practice (AFT) Family Mediation Association ( FMA); KCC Foundation; Psychotherapy UK. I came to counselling as a second career having retired early from a career as a Chartered Accountant. this helps me additionally to support clients with problems related to financial matters Please take a look at my web page showing the courses I have attended recently I hope this shows more than anything my commitment to supporting you in finding a solution to your problems.