Reference Number. 148024
Canterbury Psychotherapy and Counselling
Fully Qualified and experienced Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist
, Psychologist and Counsellor based close to the City of Canterbury, Kent.
Providing both Short-term and Long-term Psychotherapy, and Counselling for adults. I also offer Clinical Supervision for Psychotherapists, Counsellors (including Trainees and students) and other Health Professionals.
My approach to Psychotherapy is totally confidential, and to provide flexible, realistic and individualized therapy in a warm and confidential setting.
Canterbury Psychotherapy : Louise May
Telephone: (01227) 471828
> BSc (Hons) Social Psychology
> Diploma (Higher) in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Studies
> M. Clin. Sci in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy (Masters in Clinical Science) completed; currently working towards D Clin. Sci (Doctorate in Clinical Science in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy)
> Lecturer Developmental Psychology, University of Kent (P/T)
> RGN (Registered General Nurse)
My experience comes from:
> Working with people for over 25 years in the Health Professions
> 6 years in the NHS providing Brief Focused or Short-term Psychotherapy and Counselling; and Long-term Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy.
> Working both Psychoanalytically, and with a Problem Solving, Pragmatic and Supportive approach. NHS and Privately.
> Working in a Private residential Drug Addiction, Alcohol and Eating Disorders unit.
> In an NHS Alcohol unit. and as a University Researcher in Addictive Behaviours.
> I have had further training in Cognitive and Behavioural Therapy techniques
> In addition to clinical work, I am a lecturer in Developmental Psychology (P/T) at the University of Kent.
I am able to provide Psychotherapy for a wide range of psychological and emotional problems. It may be that you do not have a specific issue to focus on, however the areas listed below are issues that I often work with:
Depression and Anxiety,
Compulsive Behaviours, OCD
Abuse and Trauma,
Body Image and Identity issues.
Eating Disorders, Anorexia, Bulimia, Obesity,
Addictive Behaviours (including Alcohol),
Bereavements and Loss,
Self-Esteem and Confidence,
Psychological Support with Physical Health Problems and Disability,
Longer-term Personality issues,
Sexual and Gender issues
• Anger Management
• Bipolar Disorder/Manic Depression
• Career Counselling
• Child Related Issues
• Eating Disorders
• Low Self-Confidence
• Low Self-Esteem
• Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
• Personality Disorders
• Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
• Postnatal Depression
• Psychosexual Therapy
• Relationship Issues
• Sexual Issues
• Tourettes Syndrome
• Work Related Issues