Valerie Grattage-Rushton

Valerie Grattage-Rushton


Registered Member MBACP (Senior Accredited)

Contact information

Phone number
07883 084041

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Therapist - Crewe

Crewe CW2
07883 084041
Contact Valerie for session rate.

Features

  • Flexible hours available
  • Wheelchair accessible office

About me and my therapy practice

I have over 20 years experience as a  CBT and EMDR psychotherapist and supervisor and have undertaken various clinical training programmes. Furthermore, I have worked in various settings such as: the National Health Service (NHS) as a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist (CBT) and Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing Therapist (EMDR). I have worked for Local Authorities; Private Health Care; Fire Services; Occupational Health Providers; Police Services and Training and Education Services. I am an accredited CBT therapist and supervisor and have lectured at various universities. Furthermore, I am an accredited EMDR therapist and Consultant/Supervisor.


Practice description

My therapy practice is based in the centre of Crewe. There is an accessible bus route and other methods of public transport (i.e., train and taxi). Large car park nearby and shops and restaurants.

My first session

Thje first session with me will be an assessment session that will take one hour. In this session you will be asked to complete a psychometic self-report questionnaire and be given my GDPR contract to read and sign. At the end of the assessment session I will avivise you what type of therapy approach I recommend and explain why I have come to that decision and expalin the approach in full detail.

What I can help with

Abuse, Anger management, Anxiety, Autism spectrum / Aspergers syndrome, Bereavement, Child related issues, Coaching supervision, Depression, Health related issues, Loss, Obsessions, OCD, Personal development, Phobias, Post-traumatic stress, Redundancy, Relationships, Self esteem, Service veterans, Stress, Trauma, Work related issues

Types of therapy

Behavioural, Brief therapy, CBT, EMDR, Humanistic

Clients I work with

Adults, Couples, EAP, Groups, Organisations, Trainee, Young people

How I deliver therapy

Home visits, Long-term face-to-face work, Online counselling, Short-term face-to-face work, Telephone counselling, Time-limited

Supervisor - Crewe

Crewe CW2
07883 084041
Contact Valerie for session rate.

Features

  • Flexible hours available
  • Wheelchair accessible office

About me and my therapy practice

I have been a supervisor for many years and I am an accredited CBT supervisor and EMDR Consultant/Supervisor. I have supervised therapists/counsellors in the NHS individually and/or in groups. I also supervise individuals and private organisations.

Practice description

My practice is based in Crewe town cnetre and has a large car park near by and shops and restaurants. The transport link into the twon cnetre is good (i.e., local bus route, taxi and railway station).

My first session

The first session will consist of finding out about you and your supervisory needs and setting goals and expectations. I will also explain how I work and my background. We will go through the supervision contract and explore if you wish to commence  regular one to one supervision and delivery method of this (i.e, face to face, telephone, Zoom etc). 

What I can help with

Abuse, ADD / ADHD, Addictions, AIDS/HIV, Anger management, Anxiety, Autism spectrum / Aspergers syndrome, Bereavement, Child related issues, Chronic fatigue syndrome / ME, Coaching supervision, Depression, Disability, Health related issues, Loss, Obsessions, OCD, Personal development, Phobias, Post-traumatic stress, Redundancy, Relationships, Self esteem, Self-harm, Service veterans, Stress, Trauma, Work related issues

Types of therapy

CBT, EMDR, Humanistic, Solution focused brief therapy

Clients I work with

Adults, Couples, EAP, Groups, Organisations, Trainee, Young people

How I deliver therapy

Home visits, Long-term face-to-face work, Online counselling, Short-term face-to-face work, Telephone counselling, Time-limited