Alexandre
Affiliate Counsellor & Psychotherapist
Qualifications
Registered Member of the BACP
Graduate Member of the BPS
Approach: Person-Centred
Degree in Counselling/Psychotherapy & Clinical Psychology (Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Minas Gerais – Brazil)
Post Graduate Qualification in Humanistic Psychotherapy (Instituto Humanista de Psicoterapia - Brazil)
Skills
Over 13,800 Clinical Hours
Works with Individual Adults
Works with Couples
Works with Young People (Age 14+)
Speaks Portuguese

I have a proven track record and have gained over 24 years’ experience dealing with children, young people and adults with learning/behavioural difficulties, physical/emotional/sexual abuse or previous history of substance misuse, autism and trauma. These have been in several different settings, such as: schools, residential care homes, foster homes, security units, NHS hospitals, together with Local Authorities – (Councils), privately clinic and throughout my jobs career. These decades of clinical work have been on the format of: individual, couple, group, family therapy sessions (also via Skype). I am bilingual and have been offering therapy sessions throughout these time in English and Portuguese. I have extensive knowledge about the Humanistic (PCA).
I have been supervising Counsellors for the over 13 years who work in different roles.