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Georgetta Forster-Pert provides a safe environment where she listens to her clients in a supportive, emphatic and non-judgemental way. She aims to put across a genuine and mutual approach to the therapeutic relationship which builds up trust that will enable each client to explore the barriers that hold them back. Georgetta’s philosophy as a Humanistic Counsellor, is that each of the clients she works with, brings into the therapy room their own unique experience of how they view and understand their world and therefore deserves to be treated with respect and unconditional acceptance of who they are and what they say. In such an environment, clients are empowered to use their natural resources to grow. Georgetta supports the idea that there is a connection between the mind and body. Therefore, she is open to using researched based integrative methods, tailored to suit clients’ holistic needs.
Georgetta worked for Local Authority as a Trainer and a Lecturer for a Further Education College for over 20 years. She relates very well with people and understands conditions that can cause stress in the workplace and the struggles and difficulties of everyday life in society. Georgetta has a keen interest in working with clients who have experienced the trauma of babyloss through miscarriage, stillbirth or neonatal death. She also has experience of end of Life support and workplace stress.
Georgetta holds a BA (Hons) degree in Humanistic Counselling, Diploma in the Art and Science of Neuro Linguistic Programming (INLPTA) and training in Compassion Focused Therapy, Solution Focused Brief Therapy. She is an experienced counsellor working in private practice at The Awareness Centre in Tooting. She is a Registered member of the British Association for Counsellors and Psychotherapists (BACP), which means she is committed to working according to their Ethical Framework.