Elaine Esherwood | Accredited Counsellor | Birmingham | NCS

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Elaine Esherwood

Member Status: Accredited

Member No: NCS14-00983

Location: Birmingham


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Throughout my working life I have been actively involved in enabling people to grow and change.

I am a professionally qualified, accredited Counsellor & Psychotherapist.

I am an accredited member of National Counselling Society and I am bound by and adhere to its Ethical Framework for Good Practice.

I have worked mainly within in private practice and also in Schools in the West Midlands.
My work includes Bereavement, Eating disorders, Anxiety & Depression, Self-harm. I believe in continuous personal self-development and as such I have completed my 1st year in CAMHS and studied Counselling Psychology.

I am currently working with clients, age range from 7 to adulthood on weekly one-to-one sessions, with various presenting issues.

I have experience on Play Therapy, CBT, Psychodynamic approaches and sessions vary from 40-50 minutes, which is dependant on you the client.

  • Qualifications & Experience
    Ad.Prof Dip.PC, Registered Member MBACP, MNCS (Acc)
    Counsellor & Psychotherapist

    Learning Mentor

    Life Coach

    Papyrus Suicide Prevention Volunteer

  • What I can help with
    • Abuse – Emotional, Physical, Sexual
    • Addiction (e.g. Alcohol, Computer games, Drugs, Food, Gambling, Sex, Smoking)
    • Adolescence
    • Ageing and related issues
    • Anger Management
    • Anxiety
    • Assertiveness / Self-confidence / Self-esteem
    • Autistic Spectrum Disorders
    • Bereavement / Loss
    • Bullying
    • Cancer
    • Carers
    • Children / teenagers
    • Cultural issues
    • Depression
    • Disability
    • Divorce & Separation
    • Driving tests
    • Eating disorders
    • Exams
    • Family
    • Financial difficulties
    • Gender identity
    • Generally unhappy with your life
    • Illness and dying
    • Job interviews
    • Panic attacks
    • Parenting skills
    • Pregnancy related issues
    • Relationships
    • Self-defeating behaviours
    • Self-esteem
    • Self-harm
    • Sexuality Identity
    • Shyness / Social Phobia
    • Spirituality
    • Stress
    • Suicidal feelings
    • Trauma
    • Violence / Victim support
    • Young people and children
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