What does a Counsellor do?
A skilled, trained counsellor works with their clients using a range of therapies.
A counsellor is trained to listen without judgement. They work together with their client to find ways to understand and cope with difficult issues and develop solutions to make real change in their lives.
What does a Psychologist do?
A psychologist assesses, diagnoses and treats individuals suffering from psychological distress and mental illness. They provide therapy for individuals with diagnosed mental disorders and other issues of concern. You can see a psychologist either with or withour a referral.
What does a Psychiatrist do?
A psychiatrist is a trained doctor specialising in mental health and you need a referral to see one. Their focus is on the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders. They prescribe and manage medication for the treatment of mental health issues.
How can my GP help me?
It’s good to have a talk with your GP if you are suffering from any physical or emotional symotoms that you are concerned about. Sometimes medication might be necessary to get you back on track and your GP is the person who can work through this with you.
What does Kate do?
Kate is a trained counsellor with extensive experience working with people experiencing a range of issues including grief, stress, relationship issues, anxiety, depression, infertility, financial stress and self-esteem issues. You don’t need a referral to see Kate and the focus is on developing strategies for real change.