Carolyn Exley

Carolyn Exley


Registered Member MBACP (Accredited)

Contact information

Phone number
023 9282 2492
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Therapist - PORTSMOUTH

PORTSMOUTH PO4
023 9282 2492
Sessions from £50.00

Features

  • Flexible hours available
  • Wheelchair accessible office

About me and my therapy practice

I offer supervision and short or long term counselling to individuals, couples or groups. I have over 30 years experience working with a range of issues including relationship difficulties, stress, anxiety, depression, anger, sexual difficulties; sexual, emotional and physical exploitation and abuse; bullying, bereavement and loss, identity and gender, personal development and LGBT issues. My role is to offer a warm professional humanistic approach where clients can begin to understand and explore unresolved issues in their current lives or from their past.

Fees:

My fee for individual counselling is £50. I charge £55 for couples/family counselling. I occasionally have concessions at a lower rate. If you feel you may be eligible for this and depending on availability, you are welcome to discuss this with me on the telephone.

My fee for supervision is £55 per hour.

Qualifications:

I hold a Diploma in Gestalt Counselling (which included body work and spiritual exploration)

Degree in Psychology

Masters Degree in Transpersonal Arts and Practice

Qualification in Gender Dysphoria

I hold a qualification in Parenting Skills and have facilitated a number of courses for Social Services enabling parents with children described as having 'challenging' behaviour. In my private practice I draw on these skills when working closely with couples, individuals or family groups.

What I can help with

Abuse, Anxiety, Bereavement, Depression, Sexual identity, Child related issues, Relationships, Stress

Types of therapy

Art therapy, Behavioural, Brief therapy, Cognitive, Creative therapy, Emotion focused therapy, Eclectic, Family therapy, Gestalt, Humanistic, Integrative, Person centred, Phenomenological, Psychodynamic, Psychosynthesis, Relational, Solution focused brief therapy, Systemic, Transactional analysis, Transpersonal

Clients I work with

Adults, Children, Couples, Families, Groups, Older adults, Organisations, Young people

How I deliver therapy

Long-term face-to-face work, Short-term face-to-face work, Time-limited

Supervisor - PORTSMOUTH

PORTSMOUTH PO4
023 9282 2492
Sessions from £55.00

Features

  • Flexible hours available
  • Wheelchair accessible office

About me and my therapy practice

I hold a Diploma in Gestalt Counselling (which included body work and spiritual exploration)

Degree in Psychology

Masters Degree in Transpersonal Arts and Practice

Qualification in Gender Dysphoria

I have in excess of 30 years experience working as a Counsellor and Supervisor. For 13 years I worked with issues of rape and sexual abuse at the Portsmouth Area Rape Crisis Service (PARC's) I also worked at 'Chrysalis' where I counselled individuals as well as being part of a team, setting up and facilitating support groups for those going through gender transformations. I have co-written and presented courses on assertive communication at Highbury College. I have been a visiting lecturer at Portsmouth University, covering a range of counselling issues.

I hold a qualification in Parenting Skills and have facilitated a number of courses for Social Services enabling parents with children described as having 'challenging' behaviour. In my private practice I draw on these skills when working closely with couples, individuals or family groups.

What I can help with

Types of therapy

Art therapy, Behavioural, Brief therapy, Cognitive, Creative therapy, Emotion focused therapy, Eclectic, Family therapy, Gestalt, Humanistic, Integrative, Person centred, Phenomenological, Psychodynamic, Psychosynthesis, Relational, Solution focused brief therapy, Systemic, Transactional analysis, Transpersonal

Clients I work with

Adults, Children, Couples, Families, Groups, Older adults, Organisations, Young people

How I deliver therapy

Long-term face-to-face work, Short-term face-to-face work, Time-limited