Joseph McAnelly

Joseph McAnelly

Registered Member MBACP (Senior Accredited)

Contact information

Phone number
0800 772 3112 or 0191 2861161

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Therapist - Newcastle upon Tyne

Newcastle upon Tyne NE5
0800 772 3112 or 0191 2861161
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  • Wheelchair accessible office

About me and my therapy practice

I have been in practise for 39 years and can offer you an initial free confidential appointment in order to explore ways forward.

My background is as follows:

I  was born in Newcastle and educated at St. Hughes College Cambridgeshire. He is an Honours psychology graduate of the Open University. In 1979, after completing the appropriate examinations set by the National Council of Psychotherapists, he became a licentiate member and established a practice in Westerhope.

In 1981, upon further examination, he attained accredited membership of The National Council of Psychotherapy In addition to work in psychotherapy he has been actively involved with the North East Council on Drug Addiction and has worked as a counsellor in all aspects of drug related problems. In 1982 he studied Rational Emotive Therapy and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy with Dr Frans M.J. Brandt and achieved a diploma in both subjects. Mr. McAnelly has been involved in various group therapy projects such as “Rational Slimming,” and has participated in local T.V. and radio programmes. He is also a Master Practitioner and Trainer of Neuro-linguistic Programming- taught and accredited by Dr Richard Bandler (founder of NLP)as well as being a member of the International Stress Management Association. In Addition, he is a Graduate Member of The British Psychological Society and a senior accredited member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy.

What I can help with

Anxiety, Depression, Eating disorders, Obsessions, Phobias, Relationships, Sexuality, Stress

Clients I work with

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

How I deliver therapy

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