I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become - Carl Jung
Welcome, my name is Samantha and I'm passionate about Counselling and Psychotherapy because it works, and can be positively life changing.
I'm one of the most experienced and qualified Counsellors/Psychotherapists in Leeds and Bradford, not only having the recognised professional qualifications to help you (I have obtained a Masters Degree in Counselling), I also have over 20 years experience providing Psychotherapy/Counselling in North Bradford, to older teenagers, adults and couples from different cultures, backgrounds and sexualities with varying different life experiences and symptoms
As a Counsellor near Leeds, Shipley & Bradford I provide counselling/psychotherapy to older teenagers, adults and couples. I will treat you as unique with individual needs, because I understand the importance of receiving really good therapeutic help. It's an investment in your physical and mental health and I believe our experiences with the world affect how feel and behave including how we relate to others. These experiences can create symptoms that affect us throughout adulthood, for example anxiety (fear) also listed below. Most symptoms can also affect our physical self, which is directly linked to our emotional self, for example anxiety (fear) causes physical symptoms such as; palpitations, shortness of breath, pains in arms, stomach upset and more. I can work with you to identify the cause of your difficulty, as well as the symptoms so that both can be understood, managed and resolved CLICK HERE to see how much this will cost
As mentioned, I'm really passionate about Counselling & Psychotherapy because I know it can work. Having received my own personal therapy over the years and worked through emotional difficulties, it's helped me understand what it feels like to be a client and the positive change that can occur, as well as experiencing how tough that can be at times too.
As a Counsellor near Leeds, Shipley & Bradford as well as a Psychotherapist near Leeds, there are many emotional difficulties I can help you with (this list is not exhaustive), so if you're unsure if I can help you, please get in touch.
You possibly don't know what symptoms you're experiencing, this is perfectly normal and understandable and can be discussed and explored in your first appointment or over time if you wish. Some examples of symptoms I can help you with are;
- Anxiety (fear)
- Depression (very low mood)
- PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder)
- Abuse (emotional, physical and sexual)
- Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID)
- Borderline Personality Disorder (BDP)
- Addictions (drugs,alcohol,sex,food, sugar, exercise, etc)
- Eating issues (overeating, bulimia,anorexia)
- Identity and Sexuality
- Physical Disabilities and any emotional impact (my office is wheelchair friendly)
I'm a Counsellor near Shipley, Psychotherapist near Leeds as well as providing Counselling in North Bradford, which is close to; Shipley, Leeds, Rawdon, Calverley, Yeadon, Horsforth, Apperley Bridge, Pudsey - my address is under Locations in the menu - CLICK HERE
I provide Counselling near Leeds, Shipley & Bradford
I could work with you in two ways;
1/ We could focus solely on relieving your physical and/or emotional symptoms (anxiety, depression/low mood, headaches, for example) which would help you manage day to day. Managing symptoms wouldn't remove them for good, but would help you in the short term.
2/ We could focus on relieving your symptoms (as above) as well as exploring the cause of the symptoms, this way of working is more longer term but would be helping resolve the symptoms for good, not just in the short term
As a Counsellor near Shipley, and Psychotherapist near Leeds, I also provide Counselling in North Bradford near Leeds