I am an integrative therapist which means I combine different theories and techniques I have learnt to form a new practice to support my clients. I am able to draw from different theories to what I believe works best and what suits my clients best. It is the integration of personality and needs of the client in the Counselling room. The main theories I have studied are
Cognitive behavioural therapy,
This brings together the emotional, cognitive and behavioural theories within the Counselling, all whilst looking at how we started off in life and the messages we received which influence us to the person we are today.
Training, qualifications & experience
Level 3 Btec Diploma in counselling skills
Level 4 Diploma in Integrative Therapeutic Counselling-CPCAB
Includes workshop for addiction, loss, working with children, mental health, mindfulness, self harm anxiety, working with strong emotions, dream analysis.
Post Graduate Qualifications:
Level 5 Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling-CPCAB
Level 6 Diploma in Supervision -CPCAB
Continued Professional Development:
Rape Crisis Training
PODS: Child sexual abuse
PODS :Trauma, dissociation and recovery
Langley Training: Working with the Inner Child
Langley Training: Working with couples.
Langley Training: Working psychotherapeutically with Anger
Mick Cooper: Relational Depth in counselling and psychotherapy
Mick Cooper: Pluralistic approach to therapy.
Experience at different organisations:
Private Practice as a Psychotherapist and Supervisor.
Langley Therapy and Training - Tutor teaching Counselling Skills
Youth Information Service (YIS)
Newport Pagnell Medical Centre.
Samantha Joy Manley Dip. Couns. Registered MBACP
Certificate No. 213704
I am a registered member of the British Association of Counsellors & Psychotherapist.
I adhere to work to the Ethical Framework.