About your Counsellor

Maxim Dobres Msc  PGDip  MBACP

Counselling and Psychotherapy Training, Qualifications & Experience

I hold the following qualifications:

Msc in Applied Psychology

Post Graduate Diploma in Psychotherapy and Counselling  (PGDip)

I am an Accredited member of the British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy  MBACP (Accred)

I have experience working with GP referrals and self referrals  with issues such as : anxiety and social anxiety; depression; stress;  low self-esteem and lack of confidence;  relationship issues and divorce;  anger and other emotional difficulties.

I have extensive training as a couples counsellor

I have worked at a hospice with bereavement and loss and I am a mentor at the Surrey University Technology Centre.

I offer counselling and psychotherapy to individuals and couples over the age of 21. My current clients are men and women of all ages from 21 to 70

Before training as a counsellor and psychotherapy I spent over 20 years in industry, in the U.K.  Europe and the United States.

I subscribe to the British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP) Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling and Psychotherapy. http://www.bacp.co.uk/ethical_framework/