Getting in touch and Session Information.
I welcome general inquiries without obligation to clarify issues.
My phone is confidential: : Maria Bellis - 07849 678081 .
You can leave a Voicemail message, text or email if I am not available and I will get back to you when I can.
First Contact: You can text, e-mail or call me with general enquiries first. We then decide whether to talk further on the phone.
First Conversation : 10-15 minutes telephone introduction to clarify what support you are looking for, what I can offer and check out our available times for sessions. We then decide whether to move onto a first session.
First meeting: Exploratory session of 50 minutes of £15 to discuss what you need and how we could work together. I will give you information about how sessions work in practice and you can book a return or make up your mind later.
Ongoing sessions of 50 minutes are £40 but a Sliding scale is sometimes available depending on income. Please feel free to ask.
I am also a member of a local network of Counsellors and Psychotherapists (CAPPP) (CAPPP) to which I can refer anonymously for specific needs or if I am unavailable if you want help with your search.
Location: My Practice is located centrally in south Bristol within the area covering Whitchurch, Stockwood, Brislington, Hengrove and Knowle but easily accessible from surrounding areas: Hartcliffe, Keynsham, Totterdown, Bedminster, Southville, Bishopsworth, Withywood, Chew Valley and Pensford, .
I am about 3 miles from Temple Meads (A37), Hartcliffe Roundabout and Hicks Gate (A4 /A4314).
Local bus stops are located on junctions between the Wells Road and Airport Road and also West Town Lane and Sturminster Road. Buses are 2, 36, 51, 54, 177, 376.
Parking is readily available on the street.
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase."
Martin Luther King