John Ellis | Accredited Counsellor | Royal Boro. of Greenwich | NCS

John Ellis

Member Status: Accredited

Member No: NCS17-05580

Location: Royal Boro. of Greenwich

Key Worker CounsellingMates in Mind

Thank you for checking out my profile; my name is John Ellis, I am an Accredited Member of the NCS.
I am an Integrative therapist with extensive training in a number of modalities. I have the skill, ability and flair to utilise these modalities individually or bring them together in a synergy to help my clients achieve the outcome they desire from therapy.
As well as private practice, I have 5 years as an active volunteer at the national mental health charity, Mind, here I work with the long-term and crisis 'face to face' counselling teams, seeing clients virtually, on web cam via Zoom and Skype.
For enquiries about my private practice, please feel free to contact me here.

  • Qualifications & Experience
    Association for Psychological Therapies (APT).
    APT is a leading provider of accredited training for professionals working in mental health and related areas in the UK and Ireland.

    • Awarded The APT Diploma in Psychological Therapies.
    (The diploma is awarded on successful completion and examination of a two year program in the following therapeutic modalities) (Completed August 2021)
    • Assessment, Risk Assessment, and Intervention, in Crisis Situations
    • MI (Motivational Interviewing)
    • ACT (Acceptance and Commitment therapy)
    • SFBT (Solution Focused 'Brief' Therapy)
    • DBT (Dialectical Behaviour Therapy) Essentials
    • CBT (Cognitive behavioural Therapy)

    Psychwire.
    Psychwire provides signature online courses for mental health professionals, by the global leaders in evidence-based therapy.

    • ACT (Acceptance & Commitment Therapy) with Russ Harris ‘ACT for Beginners’.
    (An intensive five month examined training course teaching the core skills of ACT)
    (Completed June 2021)

    • ACT (Acceptance & Commitment Therapy) with Russ Harris ‘ACT as a Brief Intervention’
    (A five month advanced level examined training based on FACT ‘Focused Acceptance & Commitment Therapy’) Kirk Strosahl & Patricia Robinson.
    (Completed October 2021).

    Cruise Bereavement Care.
    Cruise is a UK charity working to enhance society's care of bereaved people.
    • Loss and Bereavement Awareness – Grief in Lockdown
    (Completed July 2020).

    College of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy.
    A London based college providing accredited counselling courses in CBT/REBT.
    • Advanced Diploma in Integrative CBT / REBT – pass with merit – accredited by the
    National Counselling Society (NCS), the National Hypnotherapy Society (NHS) and
    approved by the AREBT (Association for Rational Emotive Behavioural Therapy)
    (A seven month classroom based examined course)
    (Completed September 2019)

    • Advanced Diploma in CBT / REBT – pass with distinction - accredited by the NCS and
    approved by the AREBT (Association for Rational Emotive Behavioural Therapy)
    (A seven month classroom based examined course)
    (Completed May 2019)

    • Diploma in CBT / REBT - accredited by the NCS and approved by the AREBT (Association
    for Rational Emotive Behavioural Therapy)
    (A six month classroom based examined course)
    (Completed April 2017)

    • Certificate in Blended Learning, Counselling Skills and Ethics (Completed July 2016)
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