Lorraine Cookson | Senior Accredited Counsellor | Online | NCS

Lorraine Cookson

Member Status: Senior Accredited

Member No: NCS18-07171

Location: Online

CYPT

You should be really proud of yourself for being here.

I know it isn't easy.

But nor is what you are going through and now you are here, I can help.

I am a Psychotherapist and Clinical Supervisor and I specialise in:

⭐️ Neurodiversity

⭐️ Trauma

⭐️ Feeling unfulfilled, lost or stuck

I work online with adults, adolescents, couples and parents.

I also offer walk & talk sessions in Colchester, Essex.

I offer flexible sessions so that you do not have to attend weekly or at the same time or day.

Want to know more about me?

Follow me on: www.instagram.com/LorraineCooksonPsychotherapist

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Clinical Supervision for Professionals:

Group Supervision: I am currently setting up two new monthly supervision groups one on a Monday morning and one on a Friday morning. Each group will have a max of 4 members and will be 2 hours in length. In these groups we will reflect on your client work; themes in therapy; and ethical frameworks.(NCS and BACP members can claim an hour of this group towards your monthly supervision requirement.)

Individual Supervision: I am not currently taking on new supervisees but contact me to join my waiting list if you would like to work with me. If you are working with Kooth or are looking for ad hoc or emergency supervision please do contact me as we may be able to fit something in.

My supervision specialisms are:

⭐️ Private Practice

⭐️ Neurodivergent therapists

⭐️ Therapists working with Neurodivergence

⭐️ Therapists who have had previous difficult supervision experiences

I welcome newly qualified and trainee counsellors.

I can supervise your practice with:

⭐️ Adults

⭐️ Adolescents

⭐️ Children

⭐️ Couples

⭐️ Consultative Supervision (supervision of supervision)

I have experience supervising therapists working in schools, colleges, universities, charities, private organisations, private practice, and solely working with EAP clients.

  • Qualifications & Experience
    Qualifications:
    HE Dip Integral Therapeutic Counselling (Distinction)
    Diploma in Clinical Supervision
    Certified Cyber Therapist
    Certificate in Creative Therapy
    Certificate in Couple Counselling
    Wellbeing & Mindfulness Coach Training
    EFT Practitioner

    Areas of Training:
    ADHD
    Childhood Sexual Abuse
    Child Protection & Safeguarding
    Children & Adolescents
    Creative Journaling
    Dissociation
    Eating Disorders
    Infant Loss
    Mental Capacity Act
    Mental Health
    Mindfulness
    Polyvagal Theory
    Receptive Imagery
    Rewind Training
    Somatic Experiencing
    Suicide Prevention
    Trauma
  • What I can help with
    • Abuse – Emotional, Physical, Sexual
    • Addiction (e.g. Alcohol, Computer games, Drugs, Food, Gambling, Sex, Smoking)
    • Adolescence
    • Anxiety
    • Assertiveness / Self-confidence / Self-esteem
    • Autistic Spectrum Disorders
    • Children / teenagers
    • Cultural issues
    • Depression
    • Divorce & Separation
    • Eating disorders
    • Emotional issues
    • Gender identity
    • Generally unhappy with your life
    • Mindfulness
    • Neurodiversity
    • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
    • Parenting skills
    • Relationships
    • Self-defeating behaviours
    • Self-esteem
    • Self-harm
    • Sexuality Identity
    • Shyness / Social Phobia
    • Spirituality
    • Suicidal feelings
    • Trauma
    • Young people and children
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