John McGuirk

John McGuirk


Registered Member MBACP (Accredited)

Contact information

Phone number
07531045104

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Therapist - Bristol

Bristol BS8
07531045104
Sessions from £50.00

Features

About me and my therapy practice

I deliver a therapeutic relationship that is supportive, warm, challenging, and compassionate, drawing upon practices that have been shown by research to be effective.

I am fully qualified as a therapist and CBT therapist, with specialist qualification in working with young people, and am fully accredited under the BACP. 

I have over 10 years experience in the field. Please see my website for more information.

What I can help with

Abuse, ADD / ADHD, Addictions, Anger management, Anxiety, Bereavement, Business coaching, Cancer, Career coaching, Child related issues, Chronic fatigue syndrome / ME, Coaching supervision, Cultural issues, Depression, Development coaching, Disability, Eating disorders, Executive coaching, Health related issues, Identity issues, Leadership coaching, Life coaching, Loss, Men's issues, Obsessions, OCD, Personal development, Phobias, Post-traumatic stress, Redundancy, Relationships, Self esteem, Self-harm, Service veterans, Sex-related issues, Sexual identity, Sexuality, Spirituality, Stress, Trauma, Work related issues

Clients I work with

Adults, Children, Couples, EAP, Groups, 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, Time-limited

Supervisor - Bristol

Bristol BS8
07531045104
Sessions from £60.00

Features

About me and my therapy practice

Offering supervision for counsellors, psychotherapists, and counselling/psychotherapy supervisors, with 10 years experience in mental health.

I have experience supervising both 1:2:1 and in groups, drawing upon a pluralistic approach and creative media to explore the therapeutic work, with specialist experience working with children and young people, as well as adults.  

I supervise trainees, qualified therapists, and supervisors, as well as practitioners outside the therapy field.

What I can help with

Abuse, ADD / ADHD, Addictions, Anger management, Anxiety, Bereavement, Cancer, Career coaching, Child related issues, Chronic fatigue syndrome / ME, Coaching supervision, Cultural issues, Depression, Eating disorders, Executive coaching, Health related issues, Identity issues, Leadership coaching, Life coaching, Loss, Men's issues, Obsessions, OCD, Personal development, Phobias, Post-traumatic stress, Redundancy, Relationships, Self esteem, Self-harm, Sex-related issues, Sexual identity, Sexuality, Spirituality, Stress, Trauma, Work related issues

Clients I work with

Adults, Children, Couples, EAP, Families, Groups, 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, Time-limited

Trainer - Bristol

Bristol BS8
07531045104
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Features

About me and my therapy practice

I offer a number of discrete and bespoke, half day, full day, and multiple day training sessions, including:

  • Vicarious Trauma Training
  • Therapeutic Communication Training
  • Basic CBT Skills Training
  • Therapeutic Use of Creative Media Training

I have many years experience designing, delivering, and training practitioners to deliver mental health workshops, including workshops on general mental health, self-esteem, personality disorders, and self-harm.

I also have experience running (leading, supervising, and managing) a counselling service for young people in Bristol, with over 50 practitioners and admin staff. 

Within this service, I also delivered training on CBT Practice, Developing Empowering Relationships with Clients, Vicarious Trauma, and Using Creative Media in Therapeutic Practice.

I am available to train and teach therapists, and help services design and deliver excellent quality psychotherapy services, including clinical directorship.