Zoe Barnes | Accredited Counsellor | Downton | NCS

We have officially changed our name to the National Counselling and Psychotherapy Society!

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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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Zoe Barnes

Member Status: Accredited

Member No: ZB00P02

Location: Downton

Counsellor & Supervisor.
It may be difficult to take the first steps towards counselling, this is why I offer a confidential and safe environment for short and long term therapy. With over 12 years experience & located in Downton, I work with you to find the best way for you!
I work with depression, anxiety, bereavement and grief, low self-esteem, self-harm, stress and suicidal thoughts.
I also work with individuals or couples on relationship issues.
Pregnancy related issues including miscarriage, abortion, post-natal depression, infertility, stillbirth.
I work face-to-face, telephone, Skype and FaceTime with short and long term clients.

  • Qualifications & Experience
    - MNCS (Acc) - Accredited Member of the National Counselling Society
    - Registered Member MBACP. Certificate number 137597
    - AdProfDipPC with Distinction - Advanced Professional Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling (Integrative)
    - Insured
    - DBS checked
    - Advanced Safeguarding with Children
    - Cruse, bereavement and loss.
    - Specialist experience working with depression, stress, anxiety and bereavement at home and in the workplace.
    - Specialist experience in issues relating to pregnancy and infertility.
    - Specialist experience in supporting those affected by another's addiction.
    - SSAFA, military family welfare volunteer.
    Associate Member of Resolution

    Level 3 Ascentis moderated Cruse Bereavement Care Supervision Course
  • What I can help with
    • Abortion
    • Abuse – Emotional, Physical, Sexual
    • Addiction (e.g. Alcohol, Computer games, Drugs, Food, Gambling, Sex, Smoking)
    • Adolescence
    • Ageing and related issues
    • Anger Management
    • Anxiety
    • Assertiveness / Self-confidence / Self-esteem
    • Bereavement / Loss
    • Bullying
    • Cancer
    • Carers
    • Cultural issues
    • Depression
    • Disability
    • Divorce & Separation
    • Eating disorders
    • Generally unhappy with your life
    • Illness and dying
    • Mindfulness
    • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
    • Parenting skills
    • Phobias
    • Pregnancy related issues
    • Relationships
    • Self-harm
    • Sexuality Identity
    • Shyness / Social Phobia
    • Spirituality
    • Suicidal feelings
    • Trauma
    • Violence / Victim support
    • Young people and children
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