Claire Spiller

Clinical Psychotherapist

Claire is an accomplished and accredited psychotherapist with a wealth of experience effectively and compassionately supporting people to address a wide range of different life situations. 

She specialises in helping people to overcome and survive traumatic life experiences and is accredited by the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP).

Claire works as a Trauma Therapist and is a Qualified Trainer. 

For over 15 years, she has been working therapeutically with complex situations including adult survivors of sexual violence, childhood sexual abuse, ritual and psychological abuse. Claire has extensive experience in working with post-traumatic stress and difficulties relating to self-esteem, self-harm, anxiety, depression, chronic illness, family, sexuality and relationship problems. 

Her background is helping families and children to develop strengths and access support across communities. She trained professionals nationally and as a therapist, works with many people from a range of diverse, social and multi-faith backgrounds. 

Claire tailors therapy to focus on how best to help you to achieve your goals in life. If you are reading this, finding life hard and think that no-one understands, do get in touch for an initial consultation.

She offers extensive clinical expertise of working with people experiencing difficulties relating to traumatic life events, including;

  • Rape and Sexual Violence

  • Self-harm

  • Burnout

  • Work-related stress

  • Chronic illness

  • Divorce and separation

  • Depression

  • Loss

  • Anxiety

  • Relationship difficulties

QUALIFICATIONS

  • BA (Hons) Communication Studies

  • Certificate of Higher Education in Counselling

  • Advanced Certificate in Counselling

  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Diploma in Counselling

  • BACP Certificate of Proficiency (prior to moving to UKCP)

  • Clinical Diploma in Clinical Psychotherapy, Metanoia Institute (2014)

  • MSc in Relational Gestalt Psychotherapy, Metanoia Institute (2014)

  • UKCP accredited Gestalt Psychotherapist

  • Certificate in Preparing to Teach in Post Compulsory Education and Training, Cardiff Metropolitan University (2018)