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

  • Flexible hours available

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

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

Types of therapy

Brief therapy, CBT, Cognitive, Creative therapy, Existential, Gestalt, Humanistic, Integrative, Jungian, Person centred, Phenomenological, Play therapy, Psychoanalytic, Psychodynamic, Psychosynthesis, Relational, Solution focused brief therapy, Systemic, Transactional analysis, Transpersonal

Clients I work with

Trainee, Adults, Children, Couples, EAP, Groups, Older adults, Organisations, 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

  • Flexible hours available

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

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

Types of therapy

Brief therapy, CBT, Cognitive, Creative therapy, Existential, Gestalt, Humanistic, Integrative, Jungian, Person centred, Phenomenological, Play therapy, Psychoanalytic, Psychodynamic, Psychosynthesis, Relational, Solution focused brief therapy, Systemic, Transactional analysis, Transpersonal

Clients I work with

Trainee, Adults, Children, Couples, EAP, Families, Groups, Older adults, Organisations, 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
Contact John for session rate.

Features

  • Flexible hours available

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.  

What I can help with