Noel Copeland - counselling and psychotherapy service in Redditch and Birmingham.

About Me - counsellor & pyschotherapist

counselling, psychotherapy services in Redditch, Droitwich, Bromsgrove

Information about Noel Copeland - counselling and psychotherapy Noel Copeland provides counselling, psychotherapy

 

I am a senior accredited member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy and the United Kingdom Register of Counsellors and Psychotherapists and also a member of Atsaac (Association for the Treatment of Sexual Addiction and Compulsivity).

Based in Redditch I see clients from all surrounding local areas and beyond including Bromsgrove, South Birmingham, Droitwich, Worcester, Kidderminster, Warwickshire as well as surrounding counties such as Gloucestershire.

Although my main practice is based in Redditch appointments are also available in Birmingham and Temple Row. Please see Contact Me for further details.

My qualifications include:

  • Diploma in Psychodynamic Counselling
  • Relate Couple Counselling Certificate
  • Certificate in Supervision Skills
  • Certificate in Supporting People after Traumatic incidents
  • Professional Certificate in Sex Addiction - this means I have had professional training in working with Sex Addiction.
  • I have also trained in Skills using Cognitive Behavioural therapy, Solution focused therapy and Humanistic therapy
counselling, psychotherapy in Redditch, Bromsgrove

My Interest in counselling and psychotherapy developed as an undergraduate when I studied Psychology and Social Sciences. Prior to this I had involvement in Youth and Community work in Northern Ireland and the U.S.A. I have over 10 years experience as a therapist in a range of settings. These include a G.P. Practice when I established a counselling service, Relate as a couples counsellor, staff support for an Acute N.H.S. Trust. Also at Further Education Colleges where I have developed counselling services for students. I have established a counselling scheme for a Carers Project.

As a freelance practitioner, I offer employee support for staff in a N.H.S. Mental Health Service, also patients within the N.H.S. Sexual Health Service, Local Government Employees, Human Resource and Occupational Health Departments. My background includes working with Victim Support assisting clients overcome the effects of crime. I have also offered counselling services to police officers and police civilian staff. I have conducted trauma support sessions with individuals and groups after traumatic incidents for organisations. I offer counselling to individuals and couples on a privately arranged basis.

As a couples counsellor, I assist couples and individuals with relationship and sexual difficulties. I am registered with a number of Employee Assistance Programmes (counselling schemes managed by agencies on behalf of employers ) I also offer clinical supervision to counsellors / psychotherapists, student trainee counsellors, and consultative support for those offering psychological and welfare support to others for example, social workers and health care professionals.

I regularly participate in professional training and development, by attending courses and conferences on counselling and psychotherapy. I have published in the British Association for Sexual and Relationship Therapy Journal," Sexual and Relationship Therapy" Vol 17 No. 4 Nov 2002. Also the B.A.C.P. Counselling and Psychotherapy Journal now "Therapy Today" May 2002.

Whatever your counselling need I aim to help