Sara Yorke | Accredited Counsellor | Reading | NCS

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As of the 15th of May 2023, we have officially changed our name to the National Counselling and Psychotherapy Society (NCPS).

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Sara Yorke

Member Status: Accredited

Member No: NCS16-03922

Location: Reading


My name is Sara Yorke and I'm an accredited counsellor, coach and NLP practitioner.
I specialise in emotional wellbeing and helping you to address your challenges, to enable you to align your life with your hopes and dreams.

Whether you're struggling with stress, anxiety, depression, or any other issue, I'll look to support you by providing integrative counselling in a safe, confidential and non-judgemental environment.

I work with individuals for short or longer periods, depending on your need. My aim is to provide a safe space for you to address the issues that bring you to therapy and to enable you to find ways to cope, to address your concerns and to achieve your goals.

I have additional experience in helping people address the challenges arising from fertility issues, parenting concerns and navigating the impact of peri-menopause and menopause both at home and in the workplace.

In addition I work with people in managing trauma and loss in their lives, whether past or present, and the impact of this on them personally and in their relationships with other people.

Prior to becoming a counsellor and coach I had a career in marketing and training which focused on the importance of connection. This has informed my work and I often helped clients to identify and address their wellbeing issues and performance issues regarding their work. My background has also facilitated my helping people within organisations at all life stages and circumstances, from trainees/apprenticeships, to parents, to mid-life through to those approaching retirement to maximise their physical and mental health in the workplace and to create a positive work life balance.

  • Qualifications & Experience
    Professional Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling Practice (Prof.Dip Psy C)
    Advanced Diploma In Psychotherapeutic Counselling (Ad Dip. PC)
    AIM Diploma in Counselling Skills and Theory
    AIM Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling
    Certified Emotional Wellbeing Coach
    Diploma in Personal Performance Coaching
    NLP Practitioner
    Bsc (Hons)SocSci - Southampton University
  • What I can help with
    • Abuse – Emotional, Physical, Sexual
    • Adolescence
    • Ageing and related issues
    • Anxiety
    • Assertiveness / Self-confidence / Self-esteem
    • Bereavement / Loss
    • Bullying
    • Cancer
    • Carers
    • Childbirth: fertility
    • Childbirth: pregnancy
    • Children / teenagers
    • Cultural issues
    • Depression
    • Disability
    • Divorce & Separation
    • Driving tests
    • Emotional issues
    • Exams
    • Family
    • Financial difficulties
    • Generally unhappy with your life
    • IBS / Digestive Issues
    • Illness and dying
    • Job interviews
    • Mindfulness
    • Neurodiversity
    • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
    • Panic attacks
    • Parenting skills
    • Phobias
    • Pregnancy related issues
    • Relationships
    • Relaxation
    • Self-defeating behaviours
    • Self-esteem
    • Self-harm
    • Sexuality Identity
    • Shyness / Social Phobia
    • Sleep
    • Spirituality
    • Start exercising
    • Stress
    • Suicidal feelings
    • Trauma
    • Young people and children
  • Find a Counsellor

    Find the help you need...If you are a potential client looking for a counsellor, you may search our registrants by location or name and you can also check whether someone is on the NCPS accredited register. A member of the Society may be a Registrant or a non-registrant member.

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  • Train as a Counsellor

    Use our Find a Course tool to find the nearest training providers who offer National Counselling Society Accredited, Advanced Specialist, Quality Checked or CPD courses. These courses are currently run across the the UK.

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