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David Carvalho

Registered Counsellor

  • 68 Coronation Road, Southville, Bristol, BS3 1AS
  • Multiple times available +
    • Sat
      9am-7pm
  • Individual £60 Couple £65
  • 29% of enquirers became verified clients

What to Expect

An initial assessment appointment enables you to discover if you are comfortable with me, discuss what troubles you, ask questions, understand confidentiality, and decide if therapy may help you. Please use a contact option on the right to arrange an initial assessment session in Southville, Bristol or Clifton, Bristol.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) suggests CBT for
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • OCD
  • Panic
  • PTSD
  • Self Harm
  • Social Anxiety
Cognitive behavioural therapy focuses on how your thoughts affect your emotions and behaviour. It identifies and addresses unhelpful thoughts which maintain the problems you experience. The aim of CBT is for you to have healthier thoughts and feelings.

Counselling

NICE suggests counselling for Depression.

Counselling centres on listening to you, and supporting you. You determine what matter regarding your childhood and/or adult life you explore. An aim of counselling is to enable you to talk about a problem and discover a way forward that is right for you.

Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR)

NICE suggests EMDR for PTSD.

EMDR directs your eye motions to stimulate how your mind processes information. The procedure attempts to reprocess your frozen distressing memories. The objective of EMDR is to desensitise your upsetting memories.

Psychotherapy

Psychotherapy focuses on you, and you obtaining insight into the problems you face. It considers your ideas, emotions and significant events in your history. Psychotherapy intends to help you change or discover appropriate ways of managing.

Therapy

  • Bereavement
  • Anger
  • Abuse
  • Stress
  • Sexual Problems
  • Self Esteem
  • Relationship Problems

Private Health Insurance Registrations

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare



Qualifications

December
2016
British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP) Accredited Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) Psychotherapist
December
2016
Certificate
Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR)
Alexandra Richman (UK)
October
2016
Certificate
Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR)
Alexandra Richman (UK)
July
2016
Certificate
Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR)
Alexandra Richman (UK)
June
2016
British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) Accredited (MBACP Accred) Counsellor and Psychotherapist (Registered since June 2014)
April
2015
Graduate Diploma
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
University of Exeter (UK)
June
2014
Graduate Diploma
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Counselling
University of Wales (UK)

David abides by the Standards of Conduct Performance and Ethics in the Practice of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies of the British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP) and the Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling and Psychotherapy of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP).

Location Detail


My Consulting Address is in easy reach of

Southville, Redcliffe, Bedminster, St. Augustines, Bristol Temple Meads, Temple Meads, Bristol, Totterdown, Pylle Hill, Hotwells, Broadmead, Ashton, Tyndalls Park, St. Philips, Ashton Gate, Clifton, Kingsdown, St. Judes, Arnos Vale, Barton Hill

Nearest Train Stations

  • Bedminster (0.4 miles)
  • Bristol Temple Meads (0.7 miles)
  • Parson Street (1 miles)
  • Clifton Down (1.4 miles)
  • Redland (1.6 miles)
  • Montpelier (1.7 miles)
  • Lawrence Hill (1.8 miles)
  • Stapleton Road (2.1 miles)
  • Sea Mills (3.2 miles)
  • Shirehampton (4.4 miles)


Wheelchair access: No

Consulting Rooms (by appointment) also at


Updated 22 August 2018