Alexandra Njuguna | Accredited Counsellor | Reading | NCS

Alexandra Njuguna

Member Status: Accredited

Member No: NCS19-07979

Location: Reading

I am a Psychotherapeutic Counsellor, trained in Pluralistic Counselling. This means that I draw on a range of Psychotherapeutic tools and theories, such as CBT, Gestalt Therapy and Psychodynamic Theory. My core modality is Person Centred meaning that I believe that every individual has the potential to self-heal if given the opportunity to build a safe, supportive relationship. I have experience supporting children and adults with grief, anxiety, depression, legacy of abuse, Trauma, addiction.

  • Qualifications & Experience
    AIM Awards Level 3 Certificate in Hypnotherapy and Counselling skills

    AIM Awards Level 4 Diploma in Counselling Skills and Theory

    AIM Awards Level 5 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling

    BA Hons from Loughborough University

    In addition to my qualifications, recent CPD courses:
    - Working With Trauma Masterclass at The Gestalt Centre
    - Understanding Traumatic Bereavement in Children and Young People at Child Bereavement UK
    - How to Run and Manage Support Groups at The Loss Foundation
    - Psychological First Aid Training at UK Health Security Agency
    - Understanding Depression and Low Mood in Young People at University of Reading
    - Covid-19: Psychological Impact, Well-being and Mental Health at Maudsley Learning and Tavistock and Portman
    - Understanding and Managing Anxiety Disorder and ADHD at Mind Body Breakthrough
    - IDAS Domestic Abuse Basic Awareness Online Training
    - Place2Be Training in:
    Counsellor on Placement Training
    Children’s Mental Health
    Working with Adolescents
    Helping Children Tell Their Stories
    Hidden Harm
    Loss, Grief and Bereavement in Schools
    Attachment Styles
    Building Psychological Safety
    Bias and Micromessages
    Counselling Children Online
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