Dr. Peter Meades

High quality Counselling and Psychotherapy

Sometimes we need help to face certain problems, challenges or difficulties in life.

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Peter Meades

Doctor of Psychotherapy

Psychotherapy is a talking therapy that uses the therapeutic relationship to explore, support, challenge, and increase awareness of what’s going on for us, and our relationships with others; ultimately to live more satisfying lives, more fully in the present.

I‘m an experienced integrative, dialogical therapist with a doctorate in psychotherapy. I have a broad range of experience mostly in the NHS and private practice but also in the third sector. I am UKCP registered and IPTUK accredited.

I work full-time in the NHS during weekdays so my private client slots are in the evenings, Monday to Friday.

I work with adults 18+, individually, and either digitally (video) or face-to-face.

Approach


As an integrative psychotherapist and pluralist, I take the view that different counselling and psychotherapy approaches all have something valuable to offer, and I draw on various theoretical and technical ideas depending on what’s needed, being flexible in the dialogical context. This means the therapy varies depending on the particular needs of each person.

I have a post-qualification training and accreditation in Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT), an evidence-based approach that’s particularly helpful for depression.

I take an inclusive, non-pathologising view of gender and sexuality and recognise the broad range of gender, sexual, and relationship diversities (GSRD).

Education and Training
2012 - 2019
Doctorate In Psychotherapy
D. Psych (Prof.): Middlesex/Metanoia, London
M.A. Consultative Supervision
University of Wales, Newport
2008 - 2010
2001 - 2005
M.Sc. Integrative Psychotherapy
Metanoia, London
Clin. Dip. Psychotherapy
Metanoia, London
2001 - 2005
Post-qualification training
2017 /18
Interpersonal Therapy (IPT) Accredited Practitioner Training: Part B
NHS/Surrey University IPT Centre
Interpersonal Therapy (IPT) Accredited Practitioner Training: Part A
NHS/Surrey University IPT Centre
2016/17
2016
Compassion Focussed Therapy (CFT).
NHS/External
CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy) Core Modules
NHS/Oxford Cogntive Therapy Centre
2016
2015
CAT (Cognitive Analytic Therapy) Introduction
NHS
Solution Focussed Therapy: BRIEF Therapy And BRIEF Supervision.
NHS/BRIEF London
2015
2015
Coaching For Performance
NHS Senior Clinical Leadership Programme
CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy) DoH Core Competencies
NHS
2009
Published Articles
2015
Meades, P. (2015) (Book Review)
Doing a Literature Review in Health and Social Care: a practical guide. British Journal of Guidance & Counselling Vol. 43, Iss. 1, 2015.
Meades, P. (2009) Sexual Minority Therapy
An Introduction to the Basics. The British Journal of Psychotherapy Integration. Volume 6, Issue 1 pp.6-14
2009
Membership

I am a member of Metanoia, registered with the HIPS section of UKCP, and accredited with IPTUK.

Fees

Psychotherapy fes: 

Individuals – £60

I have some concessionary spaces.

Terms

Payment by cash or by cheque.

face-to-face, payment is normally made at the end of a session.

For video sessions, payment is normally made before the session.

Professional Registration

I have full professional registration with the UKCP and follow their professional code of ethics, as well as that of the UKCP Member organisation, Metanoia. I am also an accredited IPT therapist with IPTuk.

Useful links

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UK Council for Psychotherapy Interpersonal Psychotherapy UK

Contact

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Office Address

SE17 3EE,

London, UK

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