Cathie O'Brien, UKCP Accredited Psychotherapist

Cathie O'Brien

Southampton SO31 English
Shortlist Share
Cathie O'Brien, UKCP Accredited Psychotherapist

Cathie O'Brien

Southampton SO31 English
Shortlist Share

My Approach

Welcome to my profile page.
I am trained in Gestalt Psychotherapy and hold an MA in Gestalt Psychotherapy, PG Dip in Gestalt Counselling, PG Dip in Relational Organisational Gestalt and UKCP Approved Supervisor.

About Me

I have been practising as a therapist for over 20 years and have a background in Mental Health and Social Care over a period of 35 years, working at both a Senior Leadership and Practitioner level within the NHS, Social Care, Education and Private sectors. As a Therapist I have worked within CAMHS (NHS), leading a Mental Health Team within a Children's Secure Unit as well as the Community Team and I have worked across Hampshire as a CAMHS Therapist for Looked After Children. I have also been a School Counsellor and University Counsellor. After the Public Sector I Headed up a Psychological Therapies Team within a Private Sector SEMH School and their Children's Homes. I started my Private Practice full time in 2014 working with Adults, Young People, Multi-Agency Teams and Organisations, such as fostering and adoption teams, children's homes, schools and supported living for adults.

I work with

  • Children and young people
  • Companies
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Groups
  • Individuals
  • Private healthcare referrals

Special Interests

Like all UKCP registered psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors I can work with a wide range of issues, but here are some areas in which I have a special interest or additional experience.

I have specialised in the area of interpersonal trauma, which is trauma that occurs over a long period of time, usually in relationships or environments the individual may feel stuck in. This can occur in families, relationships, the work place, training institutions, religions, sports environments - anywhere power can be abused. Please feel welcome to visit my website to find out more.

Types of Therapies Offered

  • Child Psychotherapist
  • Humanistic Psychotherapist

What I can help with

  • Supervision

Types of sessions

  • Face to Face - Long Term
  • Face to Face - Short Term
  • Online Therapy

Southampton Office

Home & Away Psychological Therapies Service. Tree View Office
1st Floor, The Old Bakery
Portsmouth Road, Bursledon
Southampton SO31 8EQ
UK

View Map

Cost:

Therapy: £50 for 50 minutes.
Supervision: £60 for a full hour.

UKCP College

  • Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy College (HIPC)

Working with Children

For more information about therapy for children and young people, visit our info page.
Cathie O'Brien

Cathie O'Brien

Southampton SO31

Bookmarks My Shortlist

All shortlisted profiles