Mrs Rebecca Attwood
Member Status: Accredited
Member No: NCS14-00648
Hello, my name is Rebecca. I run Low Cost Counselling Maidstone. I believed that cost should never be the reason you are unable to access support.
Day Time Sessions (7am- 5pm) £28
Evening Sessions (5pm-8pm) £30
I am a professionally qualified, registered and experienced Psychotherapeutic Counsellor working in Maidstone, Kent.
After working in colleges, university and prison for the past 15 years, I have experience of working with both adults and young people with a range of emotional and learning difficulties.
- Qualifications & ExperienceTraining, qualifications & experience
I am an accredited member of the National Counselling Society and a registered member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (Mem no-774144).
Counselling/Psychotherapy/Psychology Qualifications and Training:
Advanced Professional Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling. National Counselling Society.
Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling. National Counselling Society.
M.A. Psychoanalytic Studies. Brunel University.
B.A. (Hons) Psychosocial Studies. University of East London.
Mindfulness Skills and Practice. College of Cognitive Behavioural Therapies (CCBT). Nov 2014.
Self-Harm – Intermediate. Level 3 (KSCB). September 2014.
Sexual Abuse - How to Identify the signs and Understand the Issues. Level 2 (KSCB). July 2014.
Child Protection: Understanding Online Risks. Level 2 (KSCB). July 2014.
Essential Safeguarding from Early Help to Referral. Level 2 (KSCB). May 2014.
Child Sexual Exploitation. Level 2 (KSCB). February 2014.
Applied Suicide intervention Skills Training (ASIST) Award. LivingWorks and KCC. April 2013.
Understanding Female Genital Mutilation. Home Office. Feb 2015.Youth Mental Health First Aid Award. LivingWorks and KCC. March 2013.
Other Qualifications and Training:
Irlen Institute. Certified Irlen Screener.
OCN/Medway Dyslexia Association. Level 5 Cert- Teaching Learners with Specific Learning Difficulties.
NOCN. Level 3 Cert- Supporting Learners with Dyslexia.
Canterbury Christ Church University College. PGCE- Post Compulsory Education.
- What I can help with
- Abuse – Emotional, Physical, Sexual
- Ageing and related issues
- Anger Management
- Assertiveness / Self-confidence / Self-esteem
- Bereavement / Loss
- Divorce & Separation
- Emotional issues
- Financial difficulties
- Generally unhappy with your life
- Illness and dying
- Job interviews
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic attacks
- Self-defeating behaviours
- Shyness / Social Phobia
- Suicidal feelings
- Young people and children
- Languages Spoken