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Cathy Press has many years experience as a therapist and counselling supervisor and is a BACP Senior Accredited Counsellor & Supervisor adhering to the BACP Code of Ethics British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy as well as being registered with the United Kingdom Register of Counsellors UKRC a Register of Independent Counsellors.

CPD Courses and Workshops Available

  • Escape The Trap Facilitator Training

    Training Course | Cathy Press (Awareness Matters)

    This training course has been developed in acknowledgement of the rising numbers of young people identified as being vulnerable to teenage relationship abuse. It addresses young people's expectations of relationships; relationships that make them feel bad; the behaviours and beliefs of those who treat them badly; how to identify coercive and controlling behaviours; how such behaviour impacts the way they feel about themselves and how to identify such behaviour early on in a new relationship. It also encourages them to explore how being treated with respect; care and love might be experienced.

  • Who’s in Charge?

    Training Course | Cathy Press (Awareness Matters)

    Nine week course that has been developed to support parents and carers who have children who use violent and abusive behaviour towards them. Over the nine weeks the core part of the programme is to empower parents and carers reducing stress; feelings of isolation and guilt; create a belief in the possibility of change; examine practical consequences for unacceptable behaviour and reinforce concrete strategies in the hope that there will be a reduction in young peoples violent and abusive behaviour