Mr Colin Brotherston

Member Status: Accredited

Member No: NCS16-03346

Location: Barnsley

My name is Colin Brotherston-Barnett. I am the lead counsellor for the Occupational Health & Wellbeing Department.I am also an EMDR trained practitioner
In addition to his role as lead counsellor I am also the interim Equality & Diversity Advisor and lead Diversity Champion.
I also provide clinical supervision to Counsellors, Supervisors, Various organisations.I provide counselling at Barnsley Sexual Abuse and Rape Crisis service and also at Rotherham Abuse Counselling Service as well as private counselling and supervision
I am passionate about ensuring that everyone has equal access to high quality counselling and when life is proving to be a bit difficult.

  • Qualifications & Experience
    BSC in Therapeutic Counselling
    PG Certificate in Clinical Supervision
    EMDR Trained Therapist
  • What I can help with
    • Abortion
    • Abuse – Emotional, Physical, Sexual
    • AIDS / HIV
    • Anxiety
    • Assertiveness / Self-confidence / Self-esteem
    • Bereavement / Loss
    • Bullying
    • Cancer
    • Cultural issues
    • Depression
    • Disability
    • Divorce & Separation
    • Family
    • Gender identity
    • Generally unhappy with your life
    • Illness and dying
    • Phobias
    • Post-traumatic stress (PTSD)
    • Relationships
    • Sexuality Identity
    • Suicidal feelings
    • Trauma
    • Violence / Victim support
  • Find a Counsellor

    Find the help you need...If you are a potential client looking for a counsellor, you may search our registrants by location or name and you can also check whether someone is on the NCS accredited register. A member of the Society may be a Registrant or a non-registrant member.

    Find Out More
  • Train as a Counsellor

    Use our Find a Course tool to find the nearest training providers who offer National Counselling Society Accredited, Advanced Specialist, Quality Checked or CPD courses. These courses are currently run at over 120 venues across the the UK including those offered by our recognised awarding body, AIM.

    Find Out More