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Philip Boddey

Registered Counsellor

  • 91c Bancroft, Hitchin, SG5 1NQ
  • Multiple times available +
    • Mon
      10am-8pm
    • Tue
      10am-8pm
    • Wed
      10am-8pm
    • Thu
      10am-8pm
    • Fri
      10am-8pm
  • Individual 60 Couple 75
  • 36% of enquirers became verified clients
  • 1 verified review 
"I found Philip to be both very easy to talk to, and an excellent source of advice. He was able to draw upon his experience as a therapist, to support and guide me towards solutions to problems that I had been experiencing with low self esteem and anxiety since I had left school."

What to Expect

An initial assessment appointment helps you to discover if you feel comfortable with me, share what concerns you, ask questions, understand confidentiality, and determine if therapy could benefit you. Please use a contact option on the right to arrange a preliminary assessment appointment in Hitchin or Burghley Park, Stamford.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) suggests CBT for
  • Alcohol Dependence
  • Bipolar
  • Body Dysmorphia
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • OCD
  • Panic
  • PTSD
  • Self Harm
Cognitive behavioural therapy focuses on how your thoughts affect your emotions and behaviour. It identifies and addresses negative ideas that maintain the problems you experience. The objective of CBT is for you to experience healthier thoughts and emotions.

Counselling

(1 Review)
NICE suggests counselling for Depression.

Counselling centres on listening to you, and supporting you. You decide which issue concerning your early years or adulthood you explore. An aim of counselling is to help you to talk about a problem and discover a way forward which is appropriate for you.

Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT)

NICE suggests DBT for Borderline Personality.

DBT evaluates your perception of your thoughts and emotions. It facilitates your discovery of useful reactions to your life. DBT hopes to help you improve and continue your coping abilities.

Psychotherapy

Psychotherapy focuses on you, and you gaining insight into the problems you confront. It considers your thoughts, feelings and relevant moments in your history. Psychotherapy intends to help you change or discover appropriate ways of coping.

Therapy

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

Private Health Insurance Registrations

  • BUPA
  • CIGNA



Qualifications

April
2018
Diploma
Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT)
Open College (UK)
April
2016
Certificate
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
Excel with Business (UK)
January
2008
British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) Accredited (MBACP Accred) Counsellor and Psychotherapist (Registered since January 1995)
September
1995
Diploma
Counselling
Central School for Counselling Training (UK)

Philip abides by the Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling and Psychotherapy of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP).

Verified RSCPP Client Reviews


has 1 Review (4.67 out of 5 stars)
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James, 10

07 August 2015

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"I found Philip to be both very easy to talk to, and an excellent source of advice. He was able to draw upon his experience as a therapist, to support and guide me towards solutions to problems that I had been experiencing with low self esteem and anxiety since I had left school."

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Location Detail


My Consulting Address is in easy reach of

Hitchin, Charlton, Ickleford, Gosmore, Ashbrook, Saint Ippollitts, Great Wymondley, Little Wymondley, Willian, Letchworth, Holwell, Pirton, Graveley, Great Offley, King's Walden, Arlesey, Pegsdon, Apsley End, Baldock, Stevenage

Nearest Train Stations

  • Hitchin (0.6 miles)
  • Letchworth Garden City (2.8 miles)
  • Stevenage (4.5 miles)
  • Baldock (4.8 miles)
  • Arlesey (5.2 miles)
  • Luton Airport Parkway (5.8 miles)
  • Luton (7.5 miles)
  • Knebworth (7.6 miles)
  • Leagrave (8.4 miles)
  • Biggleswade (8.5 miles)


Wheelchair access: No

Consulting Room Photo

Consulting Room of Hitchin Registered Counsellor Philip

Updated 20 August 2018