Moving in to a new season

Counselling with Debbie Fitchsampson

self-care for the new season

As we move in to a new season and start to leave the summer behind, you may wish to take some time to think about yourself. I currently have some availability on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday daytime. Please get in touch if you would like to discuss how counselling may help you.

Celebrating 7 Years in Private Practice!

 

This month I am celebrating 7 years in private practice.

I started my career as a counsellor in 2006 within the safety of a large counselling and training charity. I am delighted that I continue to be part of that organisation where I provide counselling one day a week.

In 2011 I stepped outside the security of an organisation to start my private practice. Over the last seven years I have organised all aspects of my work, finding premises, getting insurance, learning about marketing and many others things. There have been some running-your-own-business challenges along the way, but [Read more …]

10 tips for exam success

10 tips for exam success - Debbie Fitchsampson Counselling

10 tips for exam success

If you are in the exam season you will know how stressful this can be. Here are some tips to help you through your revision and towards exam success.

1. Routine

Keep to a routine and don’t make any significant changes right now. If you usually go to bed at 10pm stay with this. If you go to bed at 9pm because you have an exam in the morning you may find you spend that extra hour trying to get to sleep.

2. Keep calm

Try to stop your worries running away with [Read more …]