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What is Counselling?

Counselling is a process allowing you the opportunity to talk about your situation/problems in a non-judgemental, confidential and safe environment. Counselling is not just a “cosy chat”. It is structured, collaborative work where you and I (counsellor) work together helping you find a greater understanding of your situation and assisting you to find coping mechanisms.


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Background

My name is Edith Fleck and I have been counselling for almost 20 years. My background is nursing and later Nurse Management which has given me much insight into work-related issues and problems the general public face.

I see children, individuals, couples and families. Some of my work is with Professionals given my extensive Professional background. I have undertaken extensive training See Below.

The purpose of undertaking extensive training is because I hold a firm belief that it is not “a one size fits all” when clients enter counselling. I work from an integrative perspective which means that I use tools from each modality in counselling to create a tailored treatment plan for each client as an individual. Extensive experience in working in Schools, Health Centres and Employment Assistant Programmes.

I have been counselling for 20 years and have undertaken extensive training in the fields of general counselling, bereavement, relationships, family therapy, couples counselling and cognitive behavioural therapy – Master’s level approved by National Council of Psychotherapy.

I can assure clients of a warm environment with a Professional approach to assist them to work through the difficulties they present with. Entering counselling can provoke anxiety and I am very aware of the importance of creating a safe non-judgemental space to explore the difficulties assisting the client to find coping mechanisms.

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Location and setting

Serenity Counselling is located in a secluded, quiet off-road site. Counselling takes place in a purpose built annexe, with its own seperate entrance. The site fully caters for disabled parking and access also.

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Contact Information

Address: 92 Causeway End Road, Lisburn, BT28 2ED
Mobile: 07714 399 352
Email: serenitycounselling1@yahoo.co.uk

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“Owning our story can be hard but not nearly as difficult as spending our lives running from it.” – Brené Brown

 

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Accreditation, Experience and Qualifications


MBACP (Accredited).
blue circle UKRCP registered.
blue circle 20 years experience as a Nurse Manager.
blue circle 20 years counselling experience.
blue circle RELATE trainedRelationships
blue circle CRUSE trained – Bereavement

blue circle Dip in counselling at the University of Ulster with commendation
blue circle Postgraduate in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy 
blue circle Cognitive Behavioural Therapy – Level 7 National Qualifications Framework, approved by National Council of Psychotherapy – (Master’s Level) Post Graduate.
blue circle Advanced Systemic and Family Therapy – Institute of Family Therapy London.
blue circle Post Graduate Diploma with Commendation in Systemic and Family Therapy – Queen’s University
blue circle Working with relationships (couples counselling) – Dublin City University. – Post Graduate (M)
blue circle Management at Queens with commendation.
blue circle Sensori Motor Trained – Trauma
blue circle Professional certificate in Mindfulness
blue circle Certificate in Childhood Sexual Abuse

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Areas of Experience

Having 20 years counselling experience and extensive training, here are some examples of the areas Edith has worked with:


LONG TERM EXPERIENCE WORKING WITH MENTAL HEALTH DISORDERS & RELATED PROBLEMS

* Abuse and childhood sexual abuse
* Addictions
* Anger
* Anxiety
* Carer difficulties
* Couples and marriage counselling
* Decision making
* Depression
* Domestic Violence – Emotional, Physical, Sexual & Financial
* Experience working in schools (Peer pressure and Bullying)
* Experience working with groups
* Family therapy
* General counselling
* Grief / Bereavement
* Health-related problems and health anxiety
* Loss
* Low Self Esteem & Lack of Confidence
* OCD and Intrusive thoughts
* Panic
* Parenting
* Phobias
* PTSD
* Relationship difficulties and also separation counselling
* Self-injury
* Singleness
* Stress
* Trauma
* Working with conflict
* Work-related problems
* Young people and childrens’   issues – Peer pressure, Bullying, Confidence issues, Exam stress and Low self-esteem (See Above)



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Fees & Availability

  • £40 for one, 50-minute session
  • The first session may be longer at no additional cost. This is to ensure that the assessment is thorough and unrushed
  • Weekdays, Evenings & some Weekends