I am an accredited (2009) BACP counsellor and a senior NHS clinician, having worked in the NHS in Sutton and Merton for some years as well as running a private practice.
As a member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) I am bound by their Ethical Framework for Good Practice and Code of Ethics and Principles of Good Practice for Members and subject to their Complaints Procedure. www.bacp.co.uk
I have a BSc in Integrative Counselling from Roehampton University.
I have undertaken the BICA Foundation Course in Infertility Counselling, I therefore have a particular interest and experience in fertility issues.
One of the key areas of my work is couples counselling in which I have been trained.
I worked for 7 years as a volunteer counsellor at Sutton Counselling: Whilst there I undertook assessment training and continue to assess clients for the agency.
I worked for 2 years counselling the students at Roehampton University.
I have regular professional supervision for all my work, to ensure that I am providing a service of a high standard.
As an accredited member of BACP I undertake a minimum of 30 hours of Continuous Professional Development per year. Topics I have trained in include, short term therapy, clinical assessment, couples counselling, counselling individuals on the Aspergers/Autism spectrum, Mentalisation and Bereavement.
I am a graduate and associate of The Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Prior to my counselling training I worked in media and the arts.
Where I Work:-
At my home in Southfields I have a designated therapy room; this is equidistant between East Putney and Southfields Tube stations on the District Line. There is ample free parking. Bus routes nearby, 170, 39 and 156.
In Central London, I have consulting room at Staple Inn, High Holborn, WC1V 7QH a short walk from Chancery Lane (Central Line) tube station.
Wimbledon Lifestyle 49 Kingston Rd, SW19 1JW. This is located next to Moben kitchens and opposite the Audi Garage. It is a 5 minute walk from South Wimbledon tube; there is free parking after 7pm. There are a number of bus routes close to hand.
All meetings are by appointment only.
Sarah Middleton Counselling