Suzanne Bywater-Read

Member Status: Accredited

Member No: NCS16-03143

Location: Braintree

My Name is Suzanne, I practice Person-Centred & Integrative approaches, working with Clients past, present and future.
I have a private practice in Braintree Essex which offers clients a private calm and safe environment which is so often needed. I have had experience working with both Adults and Children. I am also on the Counselling Panel for the charity Mid and North East Essex MIND and have helped with online safeguarding university students as a co-Ordinator for the Chat with Charlie foundation.
No-one should have to face mental health alone. I am here to help, I am non-judgemental, congruent and a supportive therapist. I believe in building trusting relationships with my clients. I will listen empathically.

  • Qualifications & Experience
    • Advanced Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling (2019) BACP
    Integrating Art in Counselling, Transactional analysis & CBT, Person centred
    • AIM Awards Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling (NCS Member) 2018
    • AIM Awards Level 4 Diploma in counselling Skills & Theory (NCS Member) 2018
    • AIM Awards Level 3 Certificate in Hypnotherapy & Counselling Skills (MHS Member) 2017
    Smoking Cessation, Weight Loss, Anxiety, Self Esteem, Addiction, Mindfulness
  • What I can help with
    • Abuse – Emotional, Physical, Sexual
    • Addiction (e.g. Alcohol, Computer games, Drugs, Food, Gambling, Sex, Smoking)
    • Adolescence
    • Adoption
    • Ageing and related issues
    • Anger Management
    • Anxiety
    • Assertiveness / Self-confidence / Self-esteem
    • Bereavement / Loss
    • Bullying
    • Depression
    • Disability
    • Divorce & Separation
    • Family
    • Generally unhappy with your life
    • Mindfulness
    • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
    • Phobias
    • Relationships
    • Self-harm
    • Shyness / Social Phobia
    • Suicidal feelings
    • Trauma
    • Young people and children
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