Tracey Palmer | Accredited Counsellor | Newton Abbot | NCPS

Tracey Palmer

Member Status: Accredited

Member No: NCS16-02922

Location: Newton Abbot

I have been working as a counsellor in the evenings alongside my day job as a Primary School Teacher. I have worked with a number of clients who have had a variety of issues. This has included those suffering from anxiety and depression, self harm, grief, relationship issues between siblings, parents and partners. My experience has enabled me to work with people from all different backgrounds - those who are unemployed and are struggling to feed themselves and their families, to those who have a very affluent lifestyle which is supported by family members. As someone who has been at both ends of the spectrum, I feel I have empathy with the issues which can occur in both situations.

  • Qualifications & Experience
    B.Ed degree in Education with Religious studies and History. Over 30 years experience in Primary education in a variety of roles from Senior leadership to teacher.
    AIM Awards Level 3 Certificate in Hypnotherapy and Counselling skills. Credit Achievement 02/2016
    AIMS Award Level 4 Diploma in Counselling Skills and Theory. Credit Achievement 04/2017
    AIMS Award Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling. Credit Achievement 08/2018
    Level 2 NCFE Certificate in Understanding Children's and Young People's Mental Health.
    Oplex Level 3 Award in PTSD Merit 08/23
    TES Child Protection in Education - 09/23
  • What I can help with
    • Abortion
    • Abuse – Emotional, Physical, Sexual
    • Addiction (e.g. Alcohol, Computer games, Drugs, Food, Gambling, Sex, Smoking)
    • Adolescence
    • Ageing and related issues
    • Anger Management
    • Anxiety
    • Assertiveness / Self-confidence / Self-esteem
    • Autistic Spectrum Disorders
    • Bereavement / Loss
    • Carers
    • Childbirth: fertility
    • Children / teenagers
    • Depression
    • Disability
    • Divorce & Separation
    • Eating disorders
    • Emotional issues
    • Family
    • Financial difficulties
    • Gender identity
    • Generally unhappy with your life
    • Illness and dying
    • Mindfulness
    • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
    • Panic attacks
    • Parenting skills
    • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder / PTSD
    • Relationships
    • Relaxation
    • Self-defeating behaviours
    • Self-esteem
    • Self-harm
    • Stress
    • Suicidal feelings
    • Trauma
    • Violence / Victim support
    • Young people and children
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