Melanie Bastin Registered Member MBACP

Listening2u

Offering counselling and a unique
home visiting Counselling Service



I am  a Person Centred/Integrative Counsellor and have been working in private practice since 2011, helping many clients with a varity of emotional problems. As well as working privately in the Cam area I have worked in the Salisbury area and provided counselling for Carers in Wiltshire implementing the first counselling service for Carers in Salisbury. I have also worked voluntary for Cruse Bereavement Care in Salisbury and  in Gloucestershire as a Bereavement Volunteer and Supervisor and have been a volunteer for over 8 1/2 years. 


My continuous professional development has included training in Stress and Anxiety, Depression, mental health and well being- nature and nurture, Mindfulness, Living Life, suicide, self harm, abuse, dementia and bereavement both in wider society and specifically within the military, long term illness and much more.


Previously to a career in Counselling I was a Community Nurse and have worked with the physically and mentally disabled and within the Armed Forces.


I am a member of and abide by the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy Ethical Framework.

 



Occasionally other qualified counsellors work for listening2u.

 

All Counsellors are members of the BACP, are insured, have monthly supervision, undertake on-going professional development and are CRB Checked.