my-therapy.org.uk
MY Counselling & Psychology Services LLP

 

Mary C Younger, Chartered Psychologist

BSc. (Hons) Psych., PG Dip Couns., MSc. Counselling Psychology.,

C. Psychol, AFBPsS, FRSA

 

My qualifications and training

~  Chartered Psychologist

~  HCPC Registered Practitioner Psychologist and Counselling

    Psychologist

BPS Registered Psychotherapist and EuroPsy

~  Post MSc Diploma in Counselling Psychology with City University

~  MSc in Counselling Psychology and Post Graduate Diploma in 

    Counselling at London Guildhall University

~  BSc (Honours) Psychology

Level A and Level B certification for Psychometric Testing

~  Advanced training in Counselling Skills and Theory


Specialist training in:

-  Mindful Self-Compassion Teacher (Center for Mindful Self-Compassion, UC San Diego Center for Mindfulness and Self-Compassion)

-  Teacher of Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy and Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Approaches (University of Bangor, Centre for Mindfulness Research and Practice)

-  Psychotherapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy,  Compassion Focussed Therapy, ACT, Stress Management, Transactional Analysis,

- Psychopharmacology, Risk Assessment of Suicide, Dementia Care, Couple therapy (Tavistock Centre), Family Therapy Training (KCC, IFT and AFT).

Professional Doctorate due for completion in 2017


Professional Memberships:

Member of British Psychological Society as a Chartered Psychologist

Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society

Member of the BPS Division of Counselling Psychology

Health Care Professions Council Registered Practitioner Psychologist

Member of the British Association Behavioural and Cognitive Practice

Professional Member of the Infertility Network UK

Open University Psychological Society and OU Alumni Association

Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts


 What my work involves:

~  Working on a short and long-term basis with individuals and couples

~  Psychological Assessment: including assessment of mental health

    needs, risk assessment and psychometric testing.

~  Planning, application and evaluation of specific models of

    evidence-based psychological therapy.

~  Plan and provide group interventions where appropriate.

~  Work with primary care services and jointly with the CMHT and Social

    Services to provide single or joint assessments with a view to providing

    appropriate interventions, signposting or referral on.

~  Working with associated statutory and non-statutory agencies to

    develop services.

~  Research, development and management of service provision.

~  Obtaining grant funding and managing a horticultural therapy project

-   Teaching Mindfulness and Compassion Based Approaches

Leading Meditation Groups, workshops and Retreat Days.


© Mary Younger 2017

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