Karen Marshall BACP (Accred), BACP Registered Independent Counsellor / Psychotherapist & Person Centred Supervisor. EMDR Practitioner

My name is Karen Marshall I am a Person Centred / Integrative Counsellor working within a specialist centre that offers counselling / psychotherapy to women and men who are affected by PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder), panic attacks anxiety, depression and other symptoms associated with trauma or other transitional life experiences.

I began my counsellor training during 1997 gaining certificate in counselling. During 2005-2007 I undertook my professional counsellor training gaining a Diploma in the Theory and Practice of Counselling. I have attended numerous training events / conferences around self harm, dissociation, personality disorder, attachment to name a few.  I have also completed a three year experiential training course in Body Psychotherapy. I am a BACP Accredited Counsellor / Psychotherapist MBACP (Accred), Person Centred Supervisor and I am on the BACP Register for Counsellor’s Psychotherapist’s. See www.bacp.co.uk for further details.

In addition to the above I am also an EMDR practitioner. See www.emdrassociation.org.uk  for further information.

My work has mainly been working within the voluntary sector; working within secondary care offering counselling to individuals who have experienced trauma and the effects on mind and body. Incidentally, my interests are around mind and body drawing on current research in neuro-science,  neuro-biology and the place of mindfulness and focusing within the therapeutic / healing relationship.

I am BUPA recognised within their Mental Health and Wellbeing Therapist Network, please click here for more information. I am also a Person Centred Supervisor.