Michael Wilkes-Spellman | Accredited Counsellor | Coventry | NCS

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Michael Wilkes-Spellman

Member Status: Accredited

Member No: MS00P17

Location: Coventry

I'm Michael, an accredited member of the National Counselling Society. I completed my counselling training in 2011 and continue to update my skills in a range of wellbeing topics. I work part time as a counsellor and offer appointments on weekday evenings in Coventry and Warwickshire.

I trained in an integrated approach to therapy and tailor my support to my clients needs drawing on person-centred and cognitive behavioural approaches. Encouraging focus on an individuals unique experience of distress, understanding distress and if appropriate addressing negative patterns of behaviour. I enjoy working with adults and older adults around many issues such as low mood, depression, stress, anxiety, grief/loss, suicidal thoughts and people affected by dementia.

  • Qualifications & Experience
    BSc (Hons) Psychology 2018
    ASIST, Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (2017)
    Dementia Specialist, Association for Dementia Studies (2013)
    Diploma in Counselling & Psychotherapy (2011)
    Diploma in Hypnotherapy (2010)
  • What I can help with
    • Abortion
    • Abuse – Emotional, Physical, Sexual
    • Addiction (e.g. Alcohol, Computer games, Drugs, Food, Gambling, Sex, Smoking)
    • Adoption
    • Ageing and related issues
    • Anger Management
    • Anxiety
    • Assertiveness / Self-confidence / Self-esteem
    • Autistic Spectrum Disorders
    • Bereavement / Loss
    • Bullying
    • Carers
    • Cultural issues
    • Depression
    • Disability
    • Divorce & Separation
    • Family
    • Financial difficulties
    • Gender identity
    • Generally unhappy with your life
    • Illness and dying
    • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
    • Phobias
    • Relationships
    • Self-harm
    • Sexuality Identity
    • Shyness / Social Phobia
    • Suicidal feelings
    • Trauma
    • Violence / Victim support
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