Mindworks is based in Wirral (The Hilbre Clinic), Rodney Street (Liverpool), Chester (Chester Wellness) & Warrington (Sutton House). All our clinics are warm & welcoming to allow you to feel comfortable an at ease.
We have a team of knowledgeable and experienced counsellors/psychotherapists & hypnotherapists working within our clinics all qualified and registered and many have also specialised in specific areas giving you the best service we can provide to enable you to overcome/achieve your goal.
We will always be honest and guide you to the right help so you achieve the results you want. To have a counsellor specialised in your presenting concern costs no extra.
We offer a free face to face or phone consultation to allow you to meet/speak to your therapist as the most important part of any therapeutic process is a counsellor you feel comfortable and relaxed with. All our therapists are listed below we a short write up about the experience they have. We offer concessions to pensioners/disability & unwaged.
We cover Medicash.
Our Professional, Qualified Therapists
Sam Dip HSM, Dip AH, (Hypnotherapy) Master Practitioner (Bsc Hons, Msc Addictions), Counselling (Dip Coun), NLP Diploma, Certificate in Counselling Children & Adolescents. Is a highly qualified therapist working with all age groups with all presenting issues. Sam is dedicated and committed. BACP registered
Nicola PG Dip, Dip HSM,Dip AH, Dip NLP, Life coach. Master Practitioner. Reg MBACP is a qualified counsellor/psychotherapist who has a great deal of experience working privately and within educational & health settings. Nicky is passionate and committed to her counselling role which will become apparent on first meeting. Nicky also works a lot with mental health issues children and couple counselling. BACP registered
Solution Focused Hypnotherapist/ Psychotherapist
Hayley trained at the Renowned Clifton Practice in Bristol and holds the Higher Practioners Diploma She specialises in Anxiety Confidence and Self Esteem issues, but also works with a wide variety of clients dealing with IBS, Insomnia, Stopping Smoking etc. I use a powerful modern technique that enables positive change Quickly and Effectively.
Hayley is highly qualified & caring in nature you will feel completely relaxed within the sessions.
Rosemary Dip HSM AH NLP is a fully qualified and insured hypnotherapist & life coach working locally from Chester. I understand how difficult life can sometimes be and at over 50 years old have developed a wisdom that really helps me empathise and help with a varies range of those challenges you might be facing. Like many hypnotherapists Rose uses a combination of Hypnotherapy, NLP and Life Coaching to get the quickest and best possible results.
BACP registered DipMBACP Experienced qualified person centred counsellor. I'm highly qualified in all areas and I have a great deal of experience including working with Rape Crisis and Bereavement Services, through these experiences I have helped survivors and family members affected by sexual abuse (recent and historic) to relieve mental and physical distress. These symptoms can include low self-esteem, mental health issues, stress, anxiety, suicidal thoughts, guilt, shame, anger, loss, isolation and emotional and physical abuse. I offer a professional, confidential, safe service of respectful empathic counselling for clients to explore and understand their own insights and perspectives of experiences and issues, to enable them to resolve difficult feelings and subsequent behaviours. I also work with all other presenting concerns.
Diploma Level and a registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy. Integrative Counsellor combining Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy and Person Centred Therapy. Helen has a huge amount of experience from her work with The Hospice of the Good Shepherd dealing with bereavement, loss and grief. Helen worked with CAMS supporting parents of children who were receiving support from the service, with such issues as stress, anxiety, depression, suicidal thoughts, guilt, relationship issues. Helen is passionate about supporting people at difficult times in their lives, delivering a professional, safe and confidential service.
Gillian – FdSc, DIP Cert, MBACP. Gillian is a qualified Person Centred and Cognitive Behavioural Therapist and a fully registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy. Gillian specialises in sexual trauma and childhood abuse after spending a number of years working with survivors of historic abuse, domestic violence and rape. Passionate about mental health, Gillian has experience working with a number of diagnosed mental illnesses including ODC, Psychotic Disorders, Schizophrenia and Multiple Personality Disorders, gained whilst working with a high volume of clients with complex mental health. In addition, Gillian has worked with issues around bereavement, after completing a specialist Bereavement Care Course in Warwickshire and supporting individuals affected by the loss of a loved one. Gillian’s approach is very client focused whilst promoting integrative counselling including Person Centred and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, specially tailored to suit the individual needs of her clients. Gillian offers warmth and a deep level of empathic understanding, whilst assisting her clients to discover the root to their problems. With the implementation of CBT interventions and regular progress reviews, Gillian collaboratively works with her clients to facilitate personal growth. This enables her clients to think differently about their situations whilst assisting them to feel more positive about themselves enabling them to live a fuller and happier life.
Vanessa is a qualified counsellor and is a master practitioner of hypnotherapy. She has dedicated many years to teenagers suffering from anxiety and depression, giving them a safe place to learn the skills to manage such conditions. As a qualified life coach, she has the ability to mentor those that need the guidance. Vanessa often uses dream analysis to help a person decipher what the conscious mind can find difficult to make sense of. Vanessa also uses regression to aid healing for traumatic experiences that a person may be struggling to live with and particularly enjoys helping people explore their past lives to trace the souls journey. Stop smoking, weight management and gastric mind band hypnotherapies are also a focus for Vanessa. Vanessa is client focused and passionate about empowering them to help themselves through hypnotherapy giving them the strength they need to succeed.
Fiona is a highly skilled, respectful experienced therapist bringing emotional support to empower you to solve problems and take action to improve the quality of your life and relationships. Helping you to explore, clarify and identify emotions in a safe therapeutic space to develop a stronger and more peaceful, positive sense of self. Vast experience in working with anxiety, depression, OCD, relationship breakdown/couples counselling. Also bereavement and loss counselling. Utilising CBT (Cognitive Behaviour Therapy) and Person Centred approaches to help you help yourself develop transformative self awareness and to change stubborn, persistent thoughts that can contribute to mental health concerns
Donna is a qualified Civil/Commercial Mediator. Having experience in many areas of Mediation,she is based in the NorthWest and also works in conjunction with Mindworks. Mediation gives you the opportunity to negoitate a solution before committing to going to court. Every case is different and mediation helps to find a solution that all parties are happy with. Family Mediation helps you on all issues surrounding separation, wills & inheritance disputes or dissolution of civil partnership.Including arrangements for finances and property. With Civil/Commercial Mediation Donna understands the disruption that conflict in the commercial arena can cause and she is specially trained to help address the real issues behind the dispute and help facilitate an agreed resolution. Workplace mediation is the process when an independent / impartial professional third party facilitates a discussion between you and your employer, or you and an employee, to find a mutual resolution. Donna's approach to your personal circumstances is professional ,impartial and without judgement.
Sharon-Marie (BA Hons. OA DIP Child and Adolescent CBT. DIP CBT.) is a Qualified Life Coach and Mindfulness practitioner as well as a Person Centred Counsellor. I am also a qualified NLP Practitioner. I am registered with the IANLPC (international association of NLP and coaching) and the International Alliance of Holistic Therapies. I am qualified to work with people of all age groups though, in the past few years been focusing on 'challenging' teenagers and adults who have found themselves 'stuck' in a cycle they have found difficult to manage. Using CBT and other counselling techniques we have found ways to overcome these seemingly insurmountable obstacles together and change their lives.