About Me Serena Waite Humanistic Counsellor RMBACP
Serena Waite RMBACP
I am a fully qualified Humanistic Counsellor holding a Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling, ( CPCAB level 4)
Diploma in Trauma Therapy Post Graduate level 7
A certificate in Counselling Studies. (CPCAB level 3)
A certificate in Counselling skills. (CPCAB level 2)
A certificate in Understanding substance misuse (CPCAB level 2)
Certificate in Online and Telephone counselling
Certificate in Online and Telephone counselling ( Counselling Tutor)
Relationships/ Couples Online
I am a fully qualified Reflexologist and I hold two Diplomas: City & Guilds & ABC
I am also attuned in Reiki to level 2
I hold 2 diplomas in massage.
Anatomy & Physiology
Although I no longer practice body treatments, my extensive work and research in this field over 15 years have enriched my understanding of the impact on our physiology and mental health following trauma.
Shorter courses ranging from 1 to 3 days
Working with suicide and self harm
Suicide prevention and awareness training
Childhood sexual abuse
Trauma, PTSD & CPTSD
Trauma and dissociation
Trauma memories, flashbacks, triggers
Trauma and the body ( Physiology of trauma)
Working with shame
Attachment styles and social engagement system
Mental health and the body
Understanding and using CBT
Anxiety and Depression
Online Therapy CPD training ( Telehealth for mental health)
Moving to online practice ( Online Therapy institute )
Internal Family systems
I am a registered member of the British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists ( BACP).
I undertake regular supervision and continual professional development.
My personal interests, personal experience, and areas of continual professional development include ongoing research through reading and online talks and webinars in:
Attachments and Relationships
Depression and Anxiety
My background and personal experience is working with Charities supporting mental health, working with people in highly stressed working environments, offering therapeutic assistance in care settings and with people in care roles, working alongside people experiencing the difficulties associated with being homeless and working in the field of complementary therapies.
My passion in our whole being and path into supporting mental health began with my own personal experiences of trauma and stress and my research and work with complementary therapies.
My fees are £40 per session
Serena Waite RMBACP