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.
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.