URGENT CALL
FOR VOLUNTEER COUNSELLORS/THERAPISTS/CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGISTS
Seeking qualified therapists to offer a minimum of 1 hour per week for telephone counselling throughout the Covid-19 isolation period. Volunteers should be qualified members of BACP, UKCP, BPS AND HCPC with valid indemnity insurance and clinical supervision
VOLUNTEERS REGISTRATION FEEDBACK
Coronavirus (COVID-19)
For health information and advice, read our pages on coronavirus. Learn about the government response to coronavirus on GOV.UK.
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR VOLUNTEERS INTERESTED IN ASSISTING IN OUR SERVICE

"Due to the overwhelming response to our call for volunteers, we are now putting recruitment on hold.

If you would like to submit your details to the service, you will be placed on a waiting list and contacted if the client referrals increase.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering"

Thursday 30th April 2020

THERAPISTS, COUNSELLORS AND PSYCHOLOGISTS
You can help by offering those people who need support, simply by giving an hour of your time.

This is a time to ask the question, "what can I offer?".

Due to the social impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic. even 1 hour a week could give a vulnerable person or key worker the opportunity to allow themselves to receive what they need.

THERAPISTS, COUNSELLORS AND PSYCHOLOGISTS
You need to be;

  • Qualified and feel comfortable with the aim of providing compassionate and emphatic support to the client
  • Able to be flexible with appointment times to allow shift workers to connect when they are able, while setting and maintaining your own boundaries with the client
  • Able to run sessions over telephone.
  • Have current indemnity insurance
  • Attend clinical supervision
  • Should be qualified members of BACP, UKCP, BPS AND HCPC

All discussions betwween you and the client is strictly confidential as it is in any therapeutic relationship.

Please complete the form below, and we will contact you by telephone or email for an informal interview and clarification on your qualifications and experiences, and we will offer you some simple guidelines of how to proceed.
Fields marked with an ® are all required
ABOUT YOU  
What is your name? ®
What is your Email Address? ®
What is your Phone Number? ®
What is your Mobile Number? ®
   
YOUR QUALIFICATIONS  
What course did you study? ®
What award did you receive at the end of your study? ®
What year did you complete your study?
How long have you been working in your chosen field?
What is your supervisor's name? ®
What is your supervisors contact number? ®
Are you a member of BACP, UKCP, BPS, AND HCPS?
Do you have indemnity Insurance?
   
YOUR SKILLS AND AREAS OF EXPERIENCE
Please provide us with a quick bio yourself and your methods of practice. ®
Please select the areas of your expertese;
Domestic Abuse: Anger: Trauma:   Relationship Advice: Suicidal Feelings: Low Self Esteem:
Adjustment: Disabilites: Anxiety:   Depression: Addiction: Bereavement:
Self Harming:                      

We look forward to hearing from you.

Thank you so much for your support

Cheryl Sandford

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@2020 - Miss Cheryl Sandford (MBACP Accredited) - As endorsed by Roberto Perrone on BBC 3CR radio on Wednesday18th March 2020