Counselling and Psychotherapy in Blackpool and Lytham St Annes
My name is Amanda Weir and I am a psychoanalytic psychotherapist with 32 years experience working in the NHS. I trained in London at the Institute of Group Analysis. I continue to work in the NHS as a Specialist Practitioner, Psychotherapist.
I see clients Individually as well as conducting Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Groups
Aside from my clinical work I provide training and consultation to multi disciplinary clinicians in the NHS and to the Probation Service.
I also provide supervision for therapists, and other clinicians working with group and individuals.
My experience in the NHS has been been wide ranging, working with individual clients and groups with multiple diagnoses who have had problems with anxiety and depression, traumatic past experience and PTSD, self harm, alcohol and substance abuse. Much of my clinical experience has been working in Therapeutic Communities as well as general psychiatry.
My practice offers psychotherapy and group psychotherapy based in Blackpool and Lytham St Annes and is within easy reach by most public transport on the Fylde Coast. There is an opportunity depending on suitability and preference to join a psychoanalytical psychotherapy group. either in Blackpool or Lytham St Annes.