Mrs Deborah Bleasdale

Member Status: Accredited

Member No: NCS14-00914

Location: Huntingdon

Mates in Mind

I am a fully qualified accredited psychotherapist counsellor, through National Counselling Society. I can provide a safe and confidential environment for you to be able to explore your personal and emotional issues you may have. I am also qualified Hypnotherapist as well as being trained in Reiki. I have worked with Cruse Bereavement Care as a Bereavement Volunteer for several years, volunteer as a Counsellor at Mind Mental Heath CAMBS, and assist as counsellor at Group Art Therapy within Mind Mental Health.

  • Qualifications & Experience
    Advanced Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling (Ad Dip PC)
    completion: June 2016.Professional Member of The National Hypnotherapy Society (MHS)
    Accredited Member of The National Counselling Society MNCS (Accred)
    Level 4 Diploma in Counselling Skills & Theory (Dip.CST) 2015
    Level 3 Hypnotherapy & Counselling Skills Course (Hyp CS) 2014
    Level 3 Cruse Bereavement Care Supervision 2013
    Level 2 Awareness in Bereavement Care Foundation Course 2009
    Reiki I 2010 & Reiki II 2014
    Place2Be Volunteer 2 day training workshop working with children
    Place2Be 1 day training - safeguarding children Sept 2015
    Continued Personal Development (CPD):

    Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT) 3 day training course. July 2017
    Pip Wilson - Raising Awareness & Developing skills to enter and
    retain helping relationships - April 2017
    Understanding Anxiety Feb 2017
    PODS Trauma, Dissociation & Recovery Training Day, London Jan 2017
    Talk on Suicide Jan 2016
    Mental Health Day Nov 2015
    Creating Mandalas for Self-Expression & Insight Workshop Oct 2015
    Creative Workshop using Therapeutic Collage Oct 2015
    Creative Workshop using clay Therapeutically Oct 2015
    Working with Children & Supporting families 1 day seminar - Cruse 2009
    NCS - Discovering & Changing Limiting Beliefs workshop
    Cruse - Developing Relationships & Exploring Boundaries 2014
    Cruse - Mental Health Awareness 2014
    Pip Wilson - 1 day creative experiential workshop. 2014
    Robin Shohet - Supervision Training Day 2014
  • What I can help with
    • Abuse – Emotional, Physical, Sexual
    • Addiction (e.g. Alcohol, Computer games, Drugs, Food, Gambling, Sex, Smoking)
    • Adolescence
    • Ageing and related issues
    • Anger Management
    • Anxiety
    • Assertiveness / Self-confidence / Self-esteem
    • Bereavement / Loss
    • Bullying
    • Cancer
    • Carers
    • Depression
    • Divorce & Separation
    • Family
    • Generally unhappy with your life
    • Illness and dying
    • Mindfulness
    • Phobias
    • Post-traumatic stress (PTSD)
    • Relationships
    • Self-harm
    • Shyness / Social Phobia
    • Suicidal feelings
    • Trauma
    • Violence / Victim support
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