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Navigating transition can be a challenge for everyone involved. Family therapy provides the opportunity to embark on that journey together, to offer support and get support to better understand what your loved ones are going through.

Amy Walters

Amy Walters

Bio:
Amy is a psychotherapist, providing a welcoming space for clients to find clarity and understanding, and become their most authentic self.
Training, Qualifications & Experience:
  • Foundation Degree in Humanistic Counselling
  • Level 5 Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling
Accreditation & Memberships:
  • BACP
Types of Sessions:

GenderGP sessions: Information Gathering Sessions, Follow Up Sessions
Areas of counselling: Gender, Sex & Kink Positive, Cult & Spiritual Abuse Recovery, Existential Exploration
Online - Video: Yes
In Person: No
Phone: Yes by arrangement
Text: No

Treatment Approach:

Types of clients: Adults only
Therapies offered: Long Term Counselling, Single Session Counselling, Person-centred Counselling, Existential Counselling, GenderGP Appraisal Pathway Sessions

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Diana Hattersley

Diana Hattersley

Bio:
Diana is a specialist gender counsellor, helping clients to talk openly about their transition and improve the quality of their lives.
Training, Qualifications & Experience:
  • Person-Centred Therapy qualified to Diploma Level 5
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology
Accreditation & Memberships:
  • Registered Member of the BACP (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy)
  • Member of the British Psychological Society
Types of Sessions:

GenderGP sessions: Information Gathering Sessions
Areas of counselling: Gender
Online - Video: Yes
In Person: Yes
Phone: Yes by arrangement
Text: No

Treatment Approach:

Types of clients: 16+, Adults
Therapies offered: GenderGP Appraisal Pathway Sessions

Di offers sessions that are a part of our Appraisal Pathway and are therefore not available in these listings.

Dr Lori Beth Bisbey

Dr Lori Beth Bisbey

Bio:
Dr Bisbey is a psychologist and sex and intimacy coach specialising in gender, sex and relationship diversities, and in the treatment of PTSD.
Training, Qualifications & Experience:
  • Bachelor of Science Degree - Boston
  • Doctor of Philosophy
Accreditation & Memberships:
  • British Psychological Society
  • Accredited Advanced GSRD Therapist
Types of Sessions:

GenderGP sessions: Passport letter session, Formal Diagnosis session
Areas of counselling: PTSD/Trauma, Gender, Sex & Relationship Diversities
Online - Video: Yes

Treatment Approach:

Types of clients: Adults, Families
Therapies offered: Clinical Supervision and Qualified Supervisors - Coaching, Cognitive Behavioural (CBT), Culturally Sensitive, Eclectic, Existential, Experiential Therapy, Prolonged Exposure Therapy, Psychological Testing and Evaluation, Relational, Trauma Focused, Traumatic Incident Reduction

Some of the sessions Dr Bisbey offers that are a part of our Life Admin Service and are therefore not available in these listings.

Jackie Swarbrick

Jackie Swarbrick

Bio:
Jackie is a psychotherapist specialising in support and education around gender transition and neurodiversity.
Training, Qualifications & Experience:
  • BSc. (Hons) Social Sciences
  • Person Centred Therapy qualified to Diploma Level 5
  • Award in Education & Training Level 3
Accreditation & Memberships:
  • BACP
Types of Sessions:

GenderGP sessions: Information Gathering Sessions, Support Sessions
Areas of counselling: Gender, Neuro Diverse, Autistic Spectrum
Online - Video: Yes
In Person: Yes
Phone: Yes by arrangement
Text: No

Treatment Approach:

Types of clients: All ages, Parents, Families, Partners
Therapies offered: Long Term Counselling, Single Session Counselling, Person Centric Counselling, Therapeutic Counselling, GenderGP Appraisal Pathway Sessions

Some of the sessions Jackie offers that are a part of our Appraisal Pathway and are therefore not available in these listings.

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James Byrne

James Byrne

Bio:
James is a counsellor and psychotherapist, providing ‘integrative’ therapies that draw on several schools of therapy. He views presenting issues through a variety of lenses.
Training, Qualifications & Experience:
  • General Nursing BSC
  • Dip, Counselling & Psychotherapy
  • Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy BA
Accreditation & Memberships:
  • IACP
  • WPATH
Types of Sessions:

GenderGP sessions: Information Gathering Sessions
Areas of counselling: Gender, Sexuality
Online - Video: Yes
In Person:
Phone:
Text:

Treatment Approach:

Types of clients: Children 12+, Young People, Adults, Older Adults, Families
Therapies offered: Integrative

Some of the sessions James offers that are a part of our Appraisal Pathway and are therefore not available in these listings.

Marianne Oakes

Marianne Oakes

Bio:
Marianne is our most experienced counsellor in the field of transgender care, combining her expertise in gender, sexuality, and diverse relationships with her own first hand experiences to provide a non-judgemental space.
Training, Qualifications & Experience:
  • Person-Centred Therapy qualified to Diploma Level 5
  • GSRD (Gender, sexuality and relationship diversity) qualification 2yr Post grad diploma with Pink Therapy.
  • Hypnotherapy qualification Diploma Level 4
Accreditation & Memberships:
  • BACP
Types of Sessions:

GenderGP sessions: Information Gathering Sessions, Discovery Sessions, Follow Up Sessions, Support Sessions, Final Review Sessions, Surgery Referral Sessions
Areas of counselling: Gender, Sexuality, Relationship Diversity, Trauma, Depression, Anxiety, Grief, Neuro Diverse
Online - Video: Yes
In Person: Yes
Phone: Yes by arrangement
Text: No

Treatment Approach:

Types of clients: All ages, Families, Parents, Partners
Therapies offered: Long Term Counselling, Single Session Counselling, Person Centric Counselling, GenderGP Appraisal Pathway Sessions

Some of the sessions Marianne offers that are a part of our Appraisal Pathway and are therefore not available in these listings.

For Surgery Referral sessions with Marianne you will need to complete this Form first.

Tilly Storr

Tilly Storr

Bio:
Tilly has been a qualified counsellor since 1986. She specialises in gender, sexuality and relationship diversities.
Training, Qualifications & Experience:
  • Counselling Supervision (Cambridge 2008)
  • Psychologist and Psychometrist (Cambridge Dept. of Psychiatry 1996)
  • Diploma (Dist.) Erickssonian Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy (BHR) 1995
  • Diploma (Dist.) NLP and Cognitive Therapy (BHR) 1995
  • Diploma, Counselling Skills & Theory (CST; 1993/94)
  • BA (Hons) Psychology 1986
Accreditation & Memberships:
  • BACP
  • GSRDT
  • MAiiP Individual Psychology and Adlerian Counselling Therapist
Types of Sessions:

GenderGP sessions: Information Gathering Sessions, Support Sessions, Surgery Referral Sessions
Areas of counselling: Anxiety and stress, Depression, Bereavement, Anger, Physical or Sexual Abuse, Low self-esteem, Low self-confidence, Loneliness, Work difficulties, Sexual identity, Relationships, Trauma or post traumatic stress, Obsession
Online - Video: Yes
In Person: Yes
Phone: Yes by arrangement
Text: No

Treatment Approach:

Types of clients: All ages
Therapies offered: Long Term Counselling, Single Session Counselling, Person Centric Counselling, GenderGP Appraisal Pathway Sessions

Some of the sessions Tilly offers that are a part of our Appraisal Pathway and are therefore not available in these listings.

For Surgery Referral sessions with Tilly you will need to complete this Form first.