My name is Nicole Bender. I am a fully qualified Integrative Counsellor/Psychotherapist and an Accredited member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP). I have a wide knowledge and years of experience working with different emotional difficulties and challenges you maybe facing. I specialise working with the impact of trauma, including one off events and childhood traumas. I use a range of specialist interventions when working with Trauma such as pyschoeducation, stabilisation techniques, body work and (EMDR) Eye Movement, Desensitisation and Reprocessing.
I also have experience working with addictions and have worked with charities, criminal justice sector and the priory group. I believe addiction and trauma as well depression, anxiety and stress and are all connected. I have created a model which supports a person to understand why, find solutions, coping strategies and ultimatley find healing.
I am a Critical incident debriefer and work for various EAP companies including Heath Assured, Spectrum.Life, Well being Solutions and Care First. Please contact me for more details.
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I understand how difficult it can be to make the first step. I would welcome receiving your call or email.