Geraldine McManus

BSc (Hons) Psychology, MSc Psychotherapy and Counselling

About Me

Qualified, experienced integrative psychotherapist and counsellor working with individuals and couples. My priority is to provide you with the support you need. From there we can work to enable you to have the insight that will help you to manage things differently in future.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • BSc (Hons) Psychology
  • MSc Psychotherapy and Counselling

In addition to private practice, my experience includes the NHS, the corporate sector, the charity sector including Mind, Cruse Bereavement Care and The Fountain Centre for those affected by cancer. I work with a large range of people from many different backgrounds, nationalities and cultures and with a wide variety of issues

My approach integrates: Psychodynamic, Humanistic, Phenomenological, Existential, Post-Modern, CBT, Hypnotherapy. I see adult individuals and couples working with a wide range of issues including relationship, depression, anxiety, anger, self esteem and work issues.

My original psychotherapy training includes an Honours Degree in Psychology and Masters in Psychotherapy and Counselling and enables me to draw from a range of philosophical and theoretical approaches. In the course of my continuing professional development I have taken training including in Couple Counselling, Counselling-Supervision, Coaching, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Hypnotherapy.

I practice according to professional ethics of the BACP including regular clinical supervision.

Memberships & Accreditations

  • $British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy

Areas of counselling I work with

  • Abuse
  • Addictions
  • ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Autism and Asperger’s – ASD
  • Bereavement and Loss
  • Birth and Bonding
  • Bullying (adults)
  • Career Coaching
  • Children’s Support
  • Chronic Illness and Pain
  • Couples Counselling
  • Depression
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Eating Disorders
  • Faith and Culture
  • Loneliness
  • Low Self-Esteem
  • OCD
  • Parenting Support
  • Phobias
  • Physical abuse
  • PTSD and Trauma
  • Redundancy and unemployment
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Identity and Gender Dysphoria
  • Sexual Performance/Drive
  • Shame and Guilt
  • Stress management
  • Teenagers and young adult support


  • Please contact me directly to discuss fees

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