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7th December 2019 
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About

Welcome to my web page my name is Sharon Doherty I am a registered and accredited counsellor and member of BACP and COSCA and abide by both ethical frameworks. You can access details of how your personal data and sensitive personal data are managed in the privacy policy link at the foot of this page. Should you at any time feel that the level of care you have received falls below these professional standards you can register a complaint at BACP and COSCA.

I can offer individual counselling to private clients, personal therapy to trainees and I accept referrals from EAP providers. I can provide supervision to trainees, employees within their organisation and private supervision sessions.

Since 1997 I have lived with the diagnosis of a chronic condition, as a result I have developed a particular interest in supporting clients living with the ongoing physical and mental health issues attributed to an auto-immune condition. I understand that these types of illness can present a complex range of physical and psychological symptoms that respond well to regular complementary therapy sessions. I can offer 90 minute sessions of aromatherapy, reflexology and reiki from consulting rooms in Shotts or Glasgow. I am a member of CTHA and you can check my embody listing here.

I teach yoga to help participants improve balance, strength and flexibility while using the breath to bring balance between the body and mind.

You can visit my linkedin profile here.


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Counselling

My passion for counselling adults and young people with a range of presenting issues comes from the challenges I have faced in life and learning to overcome difficult situations. I have consulting rooms in Shotts and Glasgow and welcome referrals from several sources and offer a reduced rate for counselling students in personal therapy.


Family Counselling Coming in 2019


Supervision

I work with supervisees from voluntary and statutory organisations as well those in private practice to expand their skills as a professional counsellor or practitioner. I encourage and support reflection and development around; legal issues, safeguarding, theoretical knowledge, ethical issues and development of self awareness. I offer clinical supervision in Glasgow and Shotts to practitioners and students from all modalities and offer a reduced rate for students that require supervision.


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Beginner/Intermediate Yoga Class

Venue: Shotts Community Education Centre, Kirk Road, ML7 5ET

Day: Wednesday

Time: 6.30pm

Cost: 7

First class of the new year Wednesday 9/1/18, hope to see you at a class soon.


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Companies & Communities

I believe that positive relationships and connections we have with family, work and our community can contribute to good physical and mental health. For this reason I am keen to connect with community projects, services, counsellors and complementary therapists that have a shared interested in supporting local people's health and wellbeing and developing local communities across Lanarkshire.

I can offer individual complementary therapy sessions, bespoke stress management or relaxation workshops and yoga classes in a variety of settings including: Schools, Third Sector Organisations, Local Businesses and Community Organisations to support staff and service users in groups or individual therapeutic support as required.

These services are designed to give employees, parents, carers and young people access to an experienced counsellor to equip them with the skills to manage the stresses of everyday life by positive decision making and developing suitable coping strategies.


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Complementary Therapy

Aromatherapy

Is a slow rhythmic massage together with a bespoke blend of organic essential oils to help your body to release toxic waste. I work on the areas of the body that require the most attention on the day of your aromatherapy treatment to help your muscles release tension and re-balance your body and energy.

Reflexology

Works on principle that the entire human body is mapped across your feet and different parts of the body can be stimulated by working specific points on your feet. This treatment works purely on your feet, or the hands when the feet are contra-indicated.

Reiki

Is a deeply relaxing treatment that works on your body's or energy levels to balance the flow energy through all your internal organs, muscles and systems in your body. Treatments are carried out fully clothed and hands can be placed directly on, or just above your body. Clients often report feeling relaxed and refreshed after their treatment.


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a course of complementary therapy treatment can help reduce the symptoms of:

Chronic pain
Muscle pain/Mobility problems
Joint pain/Stiffness
Back problems
Insomnia
Stress/Anxiety
Headaches/Migraine
Depression
IBS/Digestive problems
Rheumatoid/Arthritic pain


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Reiki Training

I have been guiding practitioners and those new to reiki through all levels of practice since 2006 and observe new learning experiences with each attunement. During your training you will have plenty of opportunity to explore theoretical understanding, working with energies, building your own self awareness and get involved in discussions.