Anthea Hollingworth MBACP (Accred.)LL.B (Hons), MSc Psy, MBACP Accredited Counsellor / Psychotherapist Putney SW15, South West London.
I am an Accredited Member of the BACP and have gained over 5000 client contact hours in clinical practice over 8 years within my private practice, an organizational setting (MIND) and a multidisciplinary institutional setting (NHS).
Having gained a Post Graduate Diploma and Masters Degree in Psychodynamic Counselling and Psychotherapy with Merit at Birkbeck College, I have sought to widen my practice and methodology by completing a Certificate in CBT Skills at Westminster Pastoral Foundation providing CBT for Depression and Anxiety and Trauma focused CBT to work with PTSD. I have also gained a Certificate in Couples Counselling at The Tavistock and Portman Foundation Trust (2017) and hold a Certificate in Clinical Supervision as approved by the British Psychological Society (2017)
My initial role in the NHS was as a Psychodynamic Psychotherapist for Surrey Borders, West Park, Epsom Hospital, two years as a student counsellor working with inpatients on psychiatric observation and three years with complex outpatients in secondary care. A further three years as an honorary psychodynamic counsellor at Hammersmith and Fulham MIND working with long term clients.
I am committed to quality health care and am keen to not only offer treatment but also to develop mental health maintenance and quality of life for my clients. I am a firm believer in the importance of self autonomy and in providing evidence based self help programs such as CBT and 3rd Generation CBT such as Mindfulness.
I currently work within the NHS Springfield Hospital for young people with severe eating disorders and weight loss related to mental health problems and facilitate yoga, CBT and mindfulness group work whilst maintaining my private practice offering individual adult and couple counselling.
I specialise in PTSD, C-PTSD, anxiety and panic attacks. I am also experienced in working with a variety of emotional difficulties including:
• General anxiety disorder (GAD)
• Stress, anxiety and panic attacks
• Fear of Flying - Aviophobia - acrophobia/claustrophobia, anxiety/panic attacks
• Low self esteem and depression
• Eating disorders and self harm
• Relationship issues individual and couples
• Personality disorders - narcissistic personality disorder (NPD), borderline personality disorder (BPD)
• Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
• Trauma, post traumatic stress (PTSD) and complex trauma (C-PTSD)
• Bereavement and loss
My private counselling and psychotherapy practice is based in Putney:
Putney, LONDON SW15
Under 10 minute walk from Putney main line station served from Waterloo, Vauxhall and Clapham Junction.
Ideally located to serve clients in the South West London area, W1, City London, Wandsworth SW20, Putney SW15, Wimbledon SW19
To Book a Consultation for counselling or mindfulness:
Tel: 07933 093 197
Email: [email protected]
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