I offer modern therapy for modern life.
I am an experienced integrative psychotherapeutic counsellor and online counsellor based at Moggerhanger Park near Bedford. I offer therapy sessions in person to clients living across Milton Keynes, Bedford, Biggleswade, Cambridge, Hitchin, St Neots, Ampthill, Luton and beyond, and online (video, email, voice call, Instant Messaging) to clients globally.
Modern Therapy with Ali Carnegie is a therapy clinic addressing modern life issues including: anxiety, depression, stress management, substance/alcohol recovery and support, self-esteem, abuse, panic attacks, disconnection to self, relationship issues, attachment issues, burnout, bipolar, loneliness, and general psychological selfcare. I offer both short term and longer-term sessions.
I have a core training in psychodynamic and person-centred counselling, and as an integrative therapist, also work with other models, approaches and methods in order to tailor therapy to each individual. These include: Gestalt, Transactional Analysis (TA), CBT techniques, stress management, selfcare tools, alcohol/substance misuse management and recovery, resilience-building techniques, motivational interviewing, nature therapy, trauma work.
I have been in private practice since 2013. I have previously worked as a specialist renal counsellor for the NHS, as a counsellor and online workshop facilitator for Cardiff University Student Counselling Service, as a substance misuse recovery specialist in women's prisons and community services, and also currently work as an integrative therapist and groupwork facilitator for a private healthcare group in London.
I engage in post-qualification training regularly and as a member of the British Association of Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP) I adhere to their ethical and professional framework. I am fully insured.
Postgraduate Diploma in Humanistic & Integrative Psychotherapeutic Counselling (BACP-accredited) DipHIC
Online Multi-Platform Therapy via Computer-Mediated Technology [Skype/Internet-based Secure Platforms, IM, Email counselling] (OCST)
Certificate in Counselling
BACP Registered 81023
I am a member of the BACP and my training is recognised by both the BACP and the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP).
Working with the Neurobiological Legacy of Trauma (Janina Fisher Institute)
Transactional Analysis (UKATA)
Nature Therapy Facilitator Training
Motivational Enhancement Therapy (Motivational Interviewing)
Coercive Control (law changes in Domestic Abuse)
Novel Psychoactive Substances (Legal Highs)
RGCP Alcohol Training