Counselling Psychology is a talking therapy. It is orientated around the facilitation of psychological well-being and client empowerment. It is a relatively new field of therapy with its focus on building a relationship between therapist and client in a confidential, safe and dependable environment. The aim of this relationship is to heal and empower the client to improve their social and psychological wellbeing.
The title ‘Counselling Psychologist’ is protected and guarantees a high level of training and experience. Dr. Ackroyd holds a Doctorate in Counselling Psychology from the University of Roehampton and is a registered member of the Health and Care Professions Council (www.hcpc-uk.org.uk) and a Chartered Member of the British Psychological Society (www.bps.org.uk)