About me

Experience and Qualifications

My background experience is working with adults in an agency that took GP referrals and another agency for young people as a counsellor placed in a secondary school. Before I qualified as a counsellor, I worked in a primary school as a Thrive Practitioner.   

I have the following qualifications:

CPCAB Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling

CPCAB Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Studies

CPCAB Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills

I am also a qualified Relax Kids Coach offering mindfulness and chill skill classes to children from 8 years upwards.

Professional Body

I am an Individual Member of the British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists (BACP) and adhere to the BACP Ethical Framework for Counsellors.  A copy of this framework can be found on the BACP website: https://www.bacp.co.uk/events-and-resources/ethics-and-standards/ethical-framework-for-the-counselling-professions/

Lori Thackman Counsellor