Qualifications and training

  • University of St. Andrews, BSc (Hons) Physiology.

  • University of Reading, Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling (Level 7, Distinction) and Postgraduate Certificate in Psychodynamic Theory and Counselling Skills (Level 7, Distinction).

  • Terapia, London, Postgraduate Diploma in Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychotherapy and Counselling Supervision (accredited by the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy UKCP and validated by Middlesex University). 

  • No5 Young People, Reading, Certificate in Counselling Young People (BACP endorsed).

  • Reading Local Safeguarding Children Board, Designated Persons Safeguarding Training.

  • Registered and Accredited Member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy.

  • On the BACP Register of Counsellors and Psychotherapists approved by the UK Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care.

  • Approved Supervisor for Play Therapy UK (PTUK)

  • Member of Reading Therapies Group Committee

  • Enhanced certificate from the Disclosure and Barring Service (updated November 2018)

  • Regular top-up training in safeguarding, therapeutic skills and other aspects of working with children, young people and adults

  • Recognised and approved therapy provider for BUPA and other major health insurance and EAP companies

  • Continuing professional development to update, explore and extend knowledge and understanding of issues affecting my clients and my work with them.



email:  cwclientmail@gmail.com

Catherine Winchester Reg. MBACP (Accred.), BSc (Hons), Postgrad. Diploma (counselling), Postgrad. Diploma (clinical supervision) 

Counselling adults, children and young people in Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire since 2014

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