Amy Smythe is an accredited Counsellor and Psychotherapist with the British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists with over seventeen years’ experience in both private practice and the charity sector.
In 2007 she founded the Centre For Counselling, which offers short and long-term counselling and psychotherapy to adults, families and particularly children either at her consulting rooms or in schools. She also coordinated a young persons’ advocacy service and worked within a counselling team at a local hospice. She has supported vulnerable children in a variety of settings including secure psychiatric units, children’s homes and young offender institutions.
Since 2013 Amy has provided counselling to Reuben’s Retreat; a charity supporting bereaved families throughout the UK.
As well as her work to bring The Worry Wizard programme to large groups of children, Amy offers a limited number of private counselling sessions to children and families in her counselling rooms in Chester, UK.