Laura Harris, CMCOSCA
Laura is a fully qualified Cognitive Behavioural Therapist achieving her diploma in 2017. As a qualified CBT therapist, she aims to offer you space and support to explore any changes or difficulties that you are experiencing in your life. Sessions allow you the opportunity to look at the issues that are affecting you and jointly work towards improving your understanding, and helping you find ways to cope with them.
As well as being a therapist, Laura is currently the manager of a local mental health and wellbeing charity, where she has worked for 8 years. She has also worked as a skills observer helping trainee therapists in Edinburgh.
Laura is a member of the BABCP and COSCA professional bodies. Laura abides by the COSCA codes of ethical practice at all times and follows the COSCA complaints procedures. She attends regular Clinical Supervision and Continuous Professional Development (CPD) to ensure skills and knowledge are kept up to date. She has experience of working with a range of client groups within two local third sector organisations and now by starting her own private practice. She is fully qualified, insured, holds an up to date PVG and is on The COSCA Register of Counsellors and Psychotherapists which is accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.
BSc (Hons) Food Nutrition and Health
COSCA Certificate in Counselling
SCOTACS Diploma in Counselling and Group-work
ILM qualification in Leadership and Management
SMART Recovery Facilitator training
CBASP CPD training.