Town House Barns
The UK government is set to announce an evidence-informed Winter Mental Health Plan, which will include improved access to talking therapies at its heart.
The British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy ('BACP') offers its support and pushes for greater funding for counselling and psychotherapy to meet the growing demand.
10 November 2020
A recent research study indicates that, "...similar clinical outcomes can be achieved via the telephone as are obtained in face-to-face [therapy]".
Furthermore, the alliance between therapist and client, as well as levels of empathy, attentiveness, participation and openess, are equivalent as in face-to-face therapy.
(Irvine et al; Journal of Affective Disorders; 15 March 2020)
To maximise your safety and wellbeing at this time, I can provide telephone counselling, where appropriate.
I have completed specialist telephone counselling training in order to offer this option.
Please do not hesitate to contact me by email, text or telephone to find out more.