How counselling from The Grove turned my life around...

Ben McKie

PG Dip, Advanced Dip, MBACP, UKCP Registered AHPP(accred) MNCP(accred) UKPTS ESTSS

Ben is an integrative psychotherapist with more than ten years experience in the field and a Member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy. He works with individuals and couples, bringing extensive experience in the areas of dependence and addiction counselling, including drugs, alcohol and sex. He is currently studying on a Post Graduate Diploma in Bio Psychosocial Traumatology and has an interest in working with trauma. He is also a level 1 EMDR practitioner.

Ben has vast experience and interest in working with high profile clients from business, arts, media, film and performing backgrounds. He works with a broad range of issues and has extensive experience in working with addiction and dependency in both the private and voluntary sectors. He specialises in personal and professional development through self awareness, contact and experience. Ben has a great interest in people and their capacity to develop and change.

He believes that the therapeutic relationship is the vehicle for experience, growth and change. As a Humanistic Integrative Psychotherapist he works towards an authentic meeting of equals in the therapeutic relationship and believes that the healing is dependent on the quality of the relationship.

Ben has developed and also facilitates personal and professional development programmes, trainings and groups for The Grove in the Sahara desert, Egypt.

Ben is a registered provider with the following private health insurance companies: Allianz, Aviva, Cigna, Pruhealth, , Standard Life and WPA.

Ben also provides training, facilitation and supervision for organisational clients of The Grove. He also applies his coach training for The Grove’s corporate clients, including the provision of executive coaching and team development programmes.

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