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Richard Backes

Registered Psychotherapist

  • 25 Margaret Street, West End, London, W1W 8RX Show Map
  • Multiple times available +
    • Mon
      6am-9pm
    • Tue
      6am-9pm
    • Wed
      6am-9pm
    • Thu
      6am-9pm
    • Fri
      6am-9pm
    • Sat
      8am-6pm
  • Individual 40
  • 66% of enquirers became verified clients
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What to Expect

Try one session, to see if you feel comfortable with Richard, and decide if therapy may help you.

Counselling

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) suggests counselling for Depression.

Counselling centres on listening to you, and assisting you. You decide which matter concerning your childhood and/or adult life you discuss. The objective of counselling is to help you to talk about a problem and find a solution which is appropriate for you.

Psychodynamic Therapy

NICE suggests psychodynamic therapy for
  • Anorexia
  • Depression
Psychodynamic therapy focuses on the unconscious meaning of the issues you experience. It facilitates you in becoming conscious of aspects of your inner dynamics. Psychodynamic therapy seeks to enhance your self-understanding to give you options.

Psychotherapy

Psychotherapy focuses on you, and you gaining insight into the difficulties you confront. It considers your ideas, emotions and significant moments in your history. Psychotherapy aims to help you change or discover appropriate methods of coping.

Therapy

  • Abuse
  • Anger
  • Bereavement
  • Binge Eating
  • Bulimia
  • Anxiety
  • OCD
  • Relationship Problems
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Problems
  • Stress

Qualifications

August
2015
British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) Registered Counsellor and Psychotherapist
May
2012
British Psychoanalytic Council (BPC) Registered Psychotherapist
September
2007
Graduate Diploma
Psychodynamic Therapy
University of Roehampton with WPF Therapy (UK)

Richard abides by the Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling and Psychotherapy of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and the Code of Ethics of the British Psychoanalytic Council (BPC).

Location Detail


My Consulting Address is in easy reach of

Oxford Circus, West End, Fitzrovia, Regent Street, Harley Street, Bond Street, Tottenham Court Road, Soho, North Marylebone, Piccadilly Circus, Oxford Street, Leicester Square, Baker Street, Marble Arch, Covent Garden, Park Lane, Green Park, Strand, Regents Park, Hyde Park

Nearest Train Stations

  • London Euston (1 miles)
  • London Marylebone (1 miles)
  • London Charing Cross (1 miles)
  • Camden Road (1.2 miles)
  • London St Pancras (1.2 miles)
  • London King's Cross (1.3 miles)
  • King's Cross Thameslink (1.4 miles)
  • London Victoria (1.4 miles)
  • Farringdon (1.6 miles)
  • London Blackfriars (1.7 miles)


Nearest London Underground Tube Stations

  • Oxford Circus (0.1 miles)
  • Bond Street (0.4 miles)
  • Goodge Street (0.4 miles)
  • Regents Park (0.5 miles)
  • Piccadilly Circus (0.6 miles)


Wheelchair access: No

Updated 10 September 2018