Paula Dishman - Msc (Psych), PTSTA(P),CTA, UKCP Psychotherapy, Counselling, Supervision, Training
Counselling or Psychotherapy ? - There are all sorts of reasons to seek out counselling or psychotherapy. Some people look to do short term work (6-8 sessions) to deal with a specific problem or situation. Other people want the opportunity for a wider and more detailed reflection on their lives and relationships. I have extensive experience of working with many clients with a wide range of difficulties and at our initial appointment we will be able to establish which type of therapy is right for you. This can be done face to face or online
How to start ?- Please contact me either by telephone or email. We will then look to make an initial appointment to meet and discuss our work together.
Appointments - Individual appointments last 50 minutes, couple appointments are 60 minute. On-going appointments are held on a weekly basis at a consistent date & time as agreed with you.
Fees - My fee varies based on location and the type of session you are considering:-
Individual appointments in Exeter are £55. My fees are reviewed annually on 1st Jan
Couples appointments are £70
Supervision appointments are as for individuals.
My fee is payable either at each sessions or at the end of each month following an invoice.
Endings - The arrangement for bringing our work together to an end will be discussed and agreed between us.
Confidentiality - I maintain complete confidentiality regarding my work with you with following exceptions as discussed at our initial meetings; I discuss my work with my supervisor which is also a confidential relationship, and where there is a risk of harm to self or others.
General Data Protection Regulations
Under the terms of the law relating to GDPR I am required to register with the Information Commissioners Office (ICO), my reference number with them is A8282319.
As discussed I require your permission to keep your details both on-line and on paper. This will largely be confined to your contact details and any digital communication with you.
At any point you may request to see any, or ask me to destroy any, data relating to you.