SAFA Cumbria offer one-to-one counselling to young people and adults who self-harm or have an eating disorder in Cumbria. SAFA work with all different types of eating disorder. Our overall aims are to help you to: Understand the underlying issues behind your eating problem Develop healthier ways of coping Past clients have told us that counselling has also helped with: body image, anxiety, depression, self-esteem and self-confidence, improved relationships, being more assertive, feeling more positive and sleeping better.Everyone who suffers from an eating disorder will experience it in a different way and respond to different types of treatment. Our counsellors are able to work in a variety of ways, depending on the individual needs of the client.
Please submit a referral form at http://www.safa-selfharm.com/contact.html. During your first appointment we will assess your needs. It can be useful for looking at what sort of issues you may wish to explore. This is also a chance for us to decide if counselling would be useful or not. If we both agree on future counselling sessions, a contract will be formed, which covers confidentiality, attendance etc.
SAFA counsellors are qualified, receive monthly supervision, undertake on-going CPD and training and are registered with the BACP. We are a centre that offers placements to trainee counsellors who are studying towards a degree in counselling. Our trainee counsellors receive supervision and support from our accredited and experienced Counselling Coordinator.Tell us if this listing needs updating