Counsellor - Adults
Denise is an Integrative Psychotherapist, Counsellor and EMDR trained. She is a Registered Member of the BACP, UKCP and IPTUK and is currently in private practice at Jesmond Therapy Centre.
Denise has worked throughout North East within private practice as a counsellor, and in the last 7 years has also worked within an NHS setting. During this time she continued her studies to obtain Accreditation in Interpersonal Psychotherapy and supervisor status, and (EMDR) Eye Movement Desensitisation Process for trauma.
Denise is an experienced and honest therapist, offering a confidential, respectful and warm environment. She believes in empowering clients to help facilitate the change they seek. Always non-judgemental, she seeks to understand her clients at a deeper level providing security and a safe space to explore their difficulties. Her clinical practice is based on integrity, communicating on an equal level, whilst acknowledging a person’s right to benefit from professional knowledge and competence of a high standard.
Denise regularly advances her knowledge by attending workshops and webinars on early attachment, childhood trauma, personality disorders, sexual functioning in relationship and narcissistic abuse to name a few.
Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling
Certificate in Transactional Analysis
Accredited in Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT)
Accredited Supervisor for IPT
EMDR Parts 1-3
Continuing Professional Development
Domestic Abuse Training
Working with Shame
The long term effect of child abuse
Overcoming Narcissistic Abuse – breaking trauma bombs and recovering your self
Working with Trauma