Private addiction counselling is available at our Bristol clinic with Sarah Walsh, who is highly experienced in treating addictions with an individually tailored-service, focused on each individuals concerns and goals, whether that is regaining control of the behaviours or complete abstinence.
Sarah’s treatments are focused on practical solutions rather than reviewing historical psychological issues. She explains:
“Personal discovery seldom leads to abstinence, but abstinence, if sustainable, will invariably lead to personal discovery.”
Techniques are chosen and adapted to the individual, but may include:
12 step programme
Abstinence and harm reduction
CBT (Cognitive Behaviour Therapy)
BSc Honours Degree in Addiction Counselling from The University of Bath.
Registered member of The British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists (BACP).
Accredited drug and alcohol practitioner and member of The Federation of Drug and Alcohol Professionals (FDAP)
Personal experience of overcoming 20 years of alcohol and drug misuse in 1999
Trained with Action on Addiction at The Centre for Addiction Studies
Worked for The Care Quality Commission (CQC) as a specialist mental health and addiction advisor
For more information or to book an appointment ,please contact Sarah Walsh direct: