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ARMELE PHILPOTTS
COUNSELLOR

Professional background and experience

I am a qualified and experienced relationship and family counsellor, practising at Relate , and also offer confidential individual, couple and family counselling close to Newcastle upon Tyne city centre, Morpeth and Tynemouth.

Webcam and telephone meetings are also available, and for those who find it difficult to attend sessions a t specific times I offer an email counselling service.

I support people to invest in themselves and upgrade their relationships so they can be happier and enjoy life . I work using a well established and researched integration of Systemic and Psychodynamic Therapy .

Training and qualifications

  • Masters in Relationship Therapy
  • Counselling for Depression (PCEP)
  • Member of British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)
  • Member of Association for Family Therapy and Systemic Practice (AFT)

Areas of special interest and expertise

  • Preparation for commitment
  • Relationship coaching
  • Relationship counselling
  • Family counselling
  • Managing separation and divorce
  • Counselling using digital technologies
  • Mindfulness – based couple counselling
  • Working with lesbian and bisexual women
  • Counselling for Asberger ’ s couples
  • Relationship counselling with a sexual focus
  • Domestic violence assessment and intervention