Pete Shepherd

About me

   
I am a qualified counsellor working in Exeter and Bude, Cornwall. My approach to counselling is to create with each client a unique therapeutic relationship supporting them as they grow in awareness of the changes they wish to make.
 
Within my practice I work in the following ways-
 
  • Talking one to one
  • Creatively through the medium of arts and crafts
  • Sand Trays
  • Journalling
  • Poetry
I have expereince of working with clients who struggle with-
 
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Eating disorders
  • Poor body image
  • Bereavement
  • Loss of direction
  • Suicidal tendencies  
 

Professional Training-
  • Certificate in Counselling, Iron Mill College, Exeter
  • FdA Integrative Counselling, University of Worcester.
 
Current Training-
BA (Hons) Integrative Counselling, University of Worcester
 
Continual Professional Development-
  • Child Sexual Exploitation: Awareness, Prevention and Protection Training (2015)
  • DSCB Safeguarding Children and Young People- Group 2 Core Training (2015)
  • DSCB Safeguarding Children and Young People- Group 3 Core Training (2015)