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MEET THE TEAM
Patricia Mair I completed my postgraduate diploma in counselling and groupwork in June 2006 at the Centre of Therapy and Counselling Studies using a cognitive behaviour approach.I worked at the Kerith Counselling Service ltd since 2005, both as a student and a qualified counsellor. qualified as a trainer in 2010 specialising in adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse. I worked as a trainer within samh, specialising in childhood sexual abuse.
I am a intergrative practitioner strongly influenced by CBT. currently perusing a Scotacs diploma in counselling and groupwork - a cognitive behavioural approach to be completed June 2017 after previously completing my counselling skills. It has been a privlege working with Talk Now for the past two years, both in one to one sessions as well as facilitating groupwork.
I am a fully accredited person-centred counsellor.I am a trainer and offer clinical supervision. I work within the NHS and have my own private practice for 17years offering therapy to people suffering from trauma, loss and transition for all different reasons I have also been a teacher at Strathclyde Universaty teaching on the post graduate diploma course in counselling,delivered workshops on trauma.
I have been working as a counsellor for the past eight years.The way in which I work is grounded in the Person Centred approach.I have worked in a variety of counselling settings both in the primary care sector and charity organisations and have had the privilege of meeting and getting to know many different individuals. I am an accredited member of the BACP.
Colette Mair (Chairperson)
Cathy McGuinness (Treasurer)
Pat Mair (Project manager)
Claire Breslin (advocacy worker/Secretary)