Counselling with Alison
My name is Alison Smith and I am a qualified counsellor with around 8 years of experience working therapeutically with children and young people.
I offer one to one, face to face or online counselling for adults, children and young people from the age of 5 upwards. Sessions are typically one hour and I usually work in an open-ended way so there isn’t a limit on the number of sessions available.
Specialist Areas: Working with neurodiversity including Autism, ADHD and PDA
Experience working with: Trauma, anxiety, self-harm, identity and self-exploration, stress, family and peer relationships, bereavement and loss, feelings of anger and powerlessness, low mood and low self-esteem.
Please use the drop-down menu under counselling to find out more.
I am committed to continual professional development and hold a Level 7 Post-Graduate Diploma in Counselling Children and Young People.
I have an enhanced DBS certificate for working with children and young people, and I am a registered member of the BACP (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy), I abide by its Ethical Framework and undertake monthly clinical supervision in line with BACP requirements.