Jon Firth | Accredited Professional Counsellor | Robertsbridge | NCPS

Jon Firth

Member Status: Accredited Professional

Member No: NCS19-07648

Location: Robertsbridge

I am a Qualified Accredited Counsellor. Double Vaccinated + Boosted.
I have a post Grad Certificate in Supervision and offer Supervision.
I trained for 5 years at Masters Level 7 in Transactional Analysis and am working towards registration as a Psychotherapist under UKCP. I offer Psychotherapy, Counselling, Supervision. I am a recognised Qualified Trauma Focused Therapist meeting New Haven Competancies. I have other specialist training.

  • Qualifications & Experience
    Accredited Counselor NCS
    Post Grad Certificate in Supervision - Manchester Institute Psychotherapy (MIP)
    Diploma Transactional Analysis Counselling - Berne Institute
    New Haven Competencies for Trauma Professionals / Psychotherapeutic Skills - Qualified (Manchester Psychotherapy Foundation - MPF)
    Certificate in Family / Systemic Therapy - Berne Institute
    NICE protocol recognised Treatment for Depression - Dr Mark Widdowson / Berne Institute
    CBT - Introduction Certificate - TAT0 (Leeds)

    I work with Individuals and Couples privately at home in a comfortable quiet rural setting. Previously I worked in a number of low cost community settings along the coastline for often the most disadvantaged people, typically with both therapeutic and mental health issues (dual diagnosis) and with clients with addiction issues.
    I also offer a limited number of domiciliary appointments.

    During my therapist training years I gained a lot of experience working Compassionately with people by working in various roles in a variety of environments including Mental Health, severely Autistic Adults and Young People including Residential, as well as spending some time working in Psychiatric wards so have a good experiential knowledge of the impact on Key Workers, Partners, Carers and Families of those labelled / diagnosed as above, as well those who are in these life positions directly.
  • What I can help with
    • Abuse – Emotional, Physical, Sexual
    • Addiction (e.g. Alcohol, Computer games, Drugs, Food, Gambling, Sex, Smoking)
    • Ageing and related issues
    • Anger Management
    • Anxiety
    • Assertiveness / Self-confidence / Self-esteem
    • Bereavement / Loss
    • Bullying
    • Carers
    • Cultural issues
    • Depression
    • Disability
    • Divorce & Separation
    • Eating disorders
    • Emotional issues
    • Financial difficulties
    • Generally unhappy with your life
    • Illness and dying
    • Mindfulness
    • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
    • Panic attacks
    • Parenting skills
    • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder / PTSD
    • Relationships
    • Self-defeating behaviours
    • Self-esteem
    • Self-harm
    • Shyness / Social Phobia
    • Spirituality
    • Start exercising
    • Stress
    • Suicidal feelings
    • Trauma
    • Violence / Victim support
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