About

Colette Butler-Hartley

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I have 25 years experience of working with various groups of people of all ages within various settings such as schools, colleges, hospitals and Women's refuges. 

I work within an Integrative Model which means I can tailor your therapy to suit your needs. I am able to move at a pace with which you feel comfortable allowing you the time and space you may need to give you a better understanding of what is happening for you.

My first session

I initially offer a free 15 min phone call in order for you to ask any questions about the type of therapy I offer.  This will ensure that we can work together.

What I can help with

Abuse, AIDS/HIV, Anger management, Anxiety, Bereavement, Child related issues, Chronic fatigue syndrome / ME, Depression, Disability, Health related issues, Identity issues, Loss, Personal development, Post-traumatic stress, Relationships, Self esteem, Self-harm, Sex-related issues, Sexual identity, Sexuality, Stress, Trauma, Women's issues, Work related issues

Types of therapy

Behavioural, Gestalt, Humanistic, Integrative, Neuro linguistic programming, Person centred, Phenomenological, Play therapy, Psychodynamic, Relational, Transactional analysis, Transpersonal

Clients I work with

Adults, Older adults, Organisations, Trainee, Young people

How I deliver therapy

Long-term face-to-face work, Online counselling, Short-term face-to-face work, Telephone counselling

Qualifications

2021 - Present

Integrative Psychotherapy MA 2021

2019

Foundation Diploma in the art and  Science of Neuro Linguistics

Programming

2018

Anxiety in Children

Level 6 Advanced Counselling

Using Attachment Theory to Inform Interventions

Accessing and understanding Young people's Mental Health

Understanding and supporting Young People with low mood

Understanding Anxiety and Practice Management Interventions

2017

Level 3 Counselling

2016

Assist Applied Suicide Interruption Skills Training

2015

The Effects of Bereavement on children and Young people

Diploma in Grief and Bereavement Counselling

2011

Level 2 Counselling skills

2008

Level 1 Counselling Skills

1998

BA Hons Social Sciences