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Amanda states I have been working in counselling for a decade. I have additional experience in Addiction and working with vulnerable people within the community.


I work as a Supervisor, Counsellor, and Team Lead within a number of local agencies such as working within YMCA Bournemouth since 2015, as a counsellor, supervisor, and now clinical lead.


I am also the staff counsellor for The Bourne Academy, Clinical Supervisor for SUBU Bournemouth University, and Clinical supervisor for BCHA and run a successful private practice and offer counselling and clinical supervision


I am passionate about supporting everyone who feels counselling may be of benefit and have extensive knowledge around addictions, anxiety, domestic abuse, eating disorders, transgender, trauma, Borderline Personality & Emotionally Unregulated Personality Disorders.


Amanda's private practice can be found at: http://www.openmindcounselling.co.uk

Qualifications & Professional Courses

L6 Theraputic Counselling Supervision

L5 Foundation Degree in Counselling

L5 Family Counselling (Systemic)

L5 Dip. Cogntive Behaviour Skills & Theory (CBT)

L4 Dip. Theraputic Counselling

L4 Dip. Life Coaching

Couples Therapy

Children & Young Peoples Counselling

Cert. Online & Telephone Counselling

PDSCP Multi Agency Working togehter in Safeguarding

NOCN Introduction to Drug Awareness

My Counselling Experience

Private Practice –Supervisor, Young People & Adult Counsellor, Life Coach at www.openmindcounselling.co.uk

YMCA Bournemourth –Counselling Lead & Supervisor, working with a team of counsellor including trianees, support vulnverable people in our local area.

SUBU Bournemourth Univserity –Clinical Supervisor

BCHA –Clincial Supervisor.

E.D.A.S. Essential Drug & Alcohol Service –Counsellor supporting people with Addictions

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