Questions about Couple Counselling...
What is my main counselling qualification? It's a Post
Graduate Diploma in Counselling from Strathclyde University. Totally, I
have around 1,500 hours of training and 10 years of experience.
I am a
BACP accredited counsellor.
How do I keep my Couple Counselling knowledge and skills up-to-date? Every year,
I engage in at least 30 hours of CPD (Continuing Professional Development)
How much does it cost? Couple Counselling
costs £60 per hour.
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What happens if a session is missed, or is cancelled without 24 hours notice?
There is no refund for missed or short-cancelled sessions.
Don't use e-mail to cancel sessions - I won't get your
Can counselling be stopped or ended anytime?
Yes, although a final "ending" session is often beneficial.
Do we have to come every week? No. Couples often come weekly for the first few
sessions, and then switch to having a session every 2 or 3 weeks. The choice is
yours - you'll know when it feels right. You're also welcome to "stop and start"
as you please.
How long will it take? No one really knows. Often,
3 to 6 sessions can be
very beneficial. It can also take longer.
How many sessions do we have to come for? You are under no obligation to
attend a fixed number of sessions.
Am I connected to other Glasgow counselling
organisations? No, I'm fully private. (Anyone can come)
Is counselling confidential? Generally, everything you tell a counsellor is
confidential. Exceptions to confidentiality are extremely rare, and will be
explained before our first session.
What are my specific Couple Counselling Qualifications?
I have completed several couple-specific counselling courses both here in the UK
and internationally. I'll be happy to provide further details if you like.
What are my Ethical Standards? I am an
accredited member of the BACP (British Association of Counsellors & Psychotherapists) and I follow their
Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling. I meet BACP requirements for
Who do I see? I see couples of all races, religions,
nationalities, and sexual orientations. All are welcome!
When do I see people?
Monday By Arrangement
Thursday By Arrangement
Weekends: By arrangement.