Member Status: Accredited
Member No: NCS18-07130
My name is Yvonne Gurney. I am qualified and accredited Psychotherapist/Counsellor, hypnotherapist and trained clinician in EMDR. Based in South Northamptonshire.
Specialist in Anxiety, Stress & Trauma in Adults and young people.
Specialist with Children looked after. With over 23yrs experience in this field.
I help parents and carers manage with young people with challenging behaviours and emotional difficulties. I work with parents & adopters, foster carers, i also work in care homes with children looked after and RSW's. I provide training for carers of young people in the care system.
I am non judgmental and have many clients from many different backgrounds, cultures, sexuality and gender.
I am passionate about getting to the root cause of your presenting issue as promptly as possible.
I want to help you achieve your goals.
I will guide you to help you heal from past traumatic experiences and to understand why you are feeling overwhelmed by stress.
I explore the cause of your anxieties and help you find strategies to overcome them in a way that works for you.
I facilitate sessions to meet your needs, be it face-to-face in my counselling room, on the telephone, zoom calls, walk and talk therapies, My aim is to meet your needs.
- Qualifications & ExperienceQualified and accredited psychotherapeutic counsellor Dip CST & Prof.DipPsy.C
Qualified and accredited hypnotherapists Cert.HypCs.
Advanced training in child counselling Dip level 7.
Qualified and accredited trainer
Diploma in child psychology
Train the trainer Dip level 7
Filial play therapy
NVQ in childcare
Counselling clients online
And many more. With over 30yrs of CPD training.
Accredited with NCSVfor children and young people as well as Adults.
I have an enhanced DBS
- What I can help with
- Abuse – Emotional, Physical, Sexual
- Addiction (e.g. Alcohol, Computer games, Drugs, Food, Gambling, Sex, Smoking)
- AIDS / HIV
- Anger Management
- Assertiveness / Self-confidence / Self-esteem
- Bereavement / Loss
- Childbirth: fertility
- Childbirth: pregnancy
- Children / teenagers
- Divorce & Separation
- Driving tests
- Eating disorders
- Emotional issues
- Gender identity
- Generally unhappy with your life
- IBS / Digestive Issues
- Illness and dying
- Immune system support
- Job interviews
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic attacks
- Parenting skills
- Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder / PTSD
- Pregnancy related issues
- Public speaking: stage fright
- Self-defeating behaviours
- Sexuality Identity
- Shyness / Social Phobia
- Sporting performance
- Start exercising
- Stop smoking
- Suicidal feelings
- Violence / Victim support
- Young people and children
- Languages Spoken