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Dr Els van Ooijen UKAPI Profile

Dr Els van Ooijen

Type of Therapy:

‘Relational-Integrative’ counselling and therapy


Adults (over 18); older adults

Fees (per session) and Concessions:

£55 therapy; concessions for students and people on benefits
£45 supervision; groups by negotiation


English and Dutch


Supervision of individuals, groups and teams


Doctor in Psychotherapy; Middlesex University/Metanoia Institute (2008)
MA in Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy; BCPC (Bath Centre for Psychotherapy and Counselling) (2005)
Somatic Trauma Therapy Training; Babette Rothschild at Cambridge Body Psychotherapy Centre (2002)
Certificate Foundation in Dance Movement therapy; Dancevoice (2002)
Certificate Foundation in Core Process (Mindfulness based) therapy; Karuna Institute (1997)
Certificate in Supervision; Centre for Staff Team Development (1997)
Diploma in Counselling Studies; University of Wales (1991)
Postgraduate Certificate in Education; University of Wales (1989)
Bereavement studies; CRUSE (1986)

Accreditation / Registration:

UKCP registered Psychotherapist
Accredited member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy

Other Information:

Faris, A and van Ooijen, E (2012) Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy: a relational-integrative approach. London: Sage. – Available from Publisher and Amazon

van Ooijen, E (2013) Clinical Supervision made Easy. A creative and relational approach for the helping professions. Second edition. Ross-on-Wye: PCCS Books. – Available from Publisher and Amazon

I also co-developed and co-teach postgraduate diploma/MA in Consultative Supervision, University of South Wales

Contact Details

Practice Address

Nepenthe Consultancy
5 Normanton Road


Ground floor, parking spaces within a few minutes walking, toilet on first floor

Contact No(s):

01179 089 143


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