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Martin Rigby

Martin Rigby Counselling
Disability Equality North West 103-104 Church Street, Preston, Lancashire PR1 3BSRemedy Centre for Health 166 Tulketh Rd, Ashton-on-Ribble Preston, Lancashire PR2 1ERThe Bridgeman Centre 18 Bridgeman Terrace Wigan, Lancashire WN1 1TDGeorge Morris Physiotherapy Wigan & Leigh 53 Chapel Street, Leigh, Lancashire WN7 2PBGeorge Morris Physiotherapy Wigan & Leigh 154 Market Street Hindley Wigan, Lancashire WN2 3AEGeorge Morris Physiotherapy Wigan & Leigh 59A Gerard Street Ahston-in-Makerfield Wigan, Lancashire WN4 9AG Work Phone: 07399 051697

Biography

I have been qualified since 2005 and I have counselled in a wide range of settings including charities, schools, a children’s centre and youth services. I am now self-employed and have been in private practice for four years. I am currently training to become a mindfulness teacher.
I provide face-to-face, online and telephone counselling and I aim to make my counselling services accessible, affordable and available to all. I offer concessions for students, senior citizens, people with disabilities and people who are unwaged or on a low income.
My main counselling approach is Person Centered.  I also use other therapeutic approaches including solution-focused brief therapy, NLP and mindfulness.
I can help with a wide range of issues including:
  • Anxiety
  • bereavement
  • Depression
  • divorce
  • Low self-esteem
  • Mental health
  • relationships
  • stress
I also specialise in working with anxiety, depression, disability, domestic violence, men’s and women’s issues, long term health conditions
Training and Work Experience
Graduate Diploma in Professional Counselling
MSC Counselling and Psychotherapy
5 years as a Samaritan volunteer supporting callers experiencing crisis.
10 years working on a young people’s helpline offering information, advice and emotional support to children and young people on a wide range of issues including domestic abuse, disability, learning disabilities, education, family issues, homelessness, relationships, self-harm, sexuality,
8 years counselling at a Sure Start Children’s Centre providing a counselling service to adults and parents with young families.
Experience gained of counselling clients going through divorce, suffering abuse and domestic violence and relationship difficulties.
2 years working at a youth counselling service providing person-centred counselling to young people aged 11-25.

Notes

My main counselling approach is person-centred.  I also use other
therapeutic approaches including solution-focused brief therapy, NLP
and mindfulness.
I can help with a wide range of issues including:
Anxiety
bereavement
Depression
divorce
Low self-esteem
Mental health
relationships
stress
I also specialise in working with anxiety, depression, disability,
domestic violence, men’s and women’s issues, longterm health
conditions
Connections Business Directory | Leaflet Disability Equality North West 103-104 Church Street, Preston PR1 3BS United Kingdom Remedy Centre for Health 166 Tulketh Rd, Preston PR2 1ER United Kingdom The Bridgeman Centre 18 Bridgeman Terrace Wigan WN1 1TD United Kingdom George Morris Physiotherapy Wigan & Leigh 53 Chapel Street, Leigh WN7 2PB United Kingdom George Morris Physiotherapy Wigan & Leigh 154 Market Street Wigan WN2 3AE United Kingdom George Morris Physiotherapy Wigan & Leigh 59A Gerard Street Wigan WN4 9AG

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