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Alison Barr


Services that are offered: Counselling • Supervision • Training • Facilitation • Groups • Couples • Students • Relationships • Bereavement • Depression • Trauma • Anxiety • Stress • Abuse • Consultancy • Weight Loss, Orthorexia, Fertility, Adoption, Illness, Traumatic Incident Reduction, Solution Focussed, CBT, Mindfulness


I specialise in working with food issues, e.g. weight loss, orthorexia, food addiction. I also have a keen interest, and years of experience, working with Fertility, Adoption and relationship issues. I love my work as it allows me to share other people's experiences and help them discover new, more fulfilling, ways of living. I have worked with hundreds of clients over the years, and am very happy to take on new clients with varying issues.

I offer the following services:
- Counselling
- Psychotherapy
- Therapeutic Supervision
- Weight Loss Psychotherapy
- Traumatic Incident Reduction
- Exposure Therapy (for phobias)
- Mindfulness
- Coaching
- Groups (Therapeutic, Psycho-Educational, Mindfulness)

I work with individuals, couples, families and groups (age 17+).

I have my own Private Practice, and, I am a Counsellor, Supervisor, Mindfulness Group Facilitator, and, Client Services Manager, for Chai Cancer Care in Glasgow.

My Private Practice office is in Newton Mearns (G77). There is free parking right outside plus wheelchair access. I also offer telephone and video calls. I offer home visits for clients who are not able to travel to me.


Qualifications / Training
*MSc/PGDip Counselling, University of Strathclyde.
*Certificate Therapeutic Supervision, University of Strathclyde.
*Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, University South West Scotland.
*Neuro Linguistic Programming.
*Traumatic Incident Reduction.
Alison has published research titled, ‘An Investigation into the extent to which Psychological Wounds inspire Counsellors and Psychotherapists to become Wounded Healers, the significance of these Wounds on their Career Choice, the causes of these Wounds and the overall significance of Demographic Factors’. This is available for free download from:
Weekdays and occasional evenings
Language (s)
£65 (Individuals) £80 (Couples) £75 (TIR), £70 (Exposure Therapy), £50/65 (Supervision sliding scale)


Address: Newton Mearns, Glasgow, UK , | Phone: 07749 468 229 | Mobile: 07749 468 229 | There is wheelchair access.

For more info see: http://www.thegreenrooms.net/counselling-and-psychotherapy/ http://www.linkedin.com/in/AlisonBarrPsychotherapist https://www.facebook.com/CounsellingGlasgow/


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