About me.Are you feeling overwhelmed? Struggling to cope? Or do you have a feeling that something ÔisnÕt rightÕ?My nameÕs Ann and my aim is to provide a safe, confidential space where you can explore issues that might be causing pain or concern. I strive to create an empathic and supportive environment.I hope that in this environment you will feel really heard, valued and understood and therefore gain a greater sense of well-being.How I can help.I have worked with many different people and I feel very privileged that they have trusted me with their stories.I have found that through counselling people have gained a greater understanding and trust in their own abilities and choices.Many people tell me that they feel they have no-one else to talk to or who really listens. I hope to provide a space where you feel listened to.Training, Qualifications and Experience.Registered Member British Association for Counselling and PsychotherapyLevel 4 – Diploma in Therapeutic CounsellingLevel 3 – Counselling StudiesLevel 2 – Certificate in Counselling SkillsCertificate in Awareness in Bereavement Care (CRUSE)I hold a current enhanced DBS Certificate.I have worked in a secondary school, at a GP Practice and have also worked as a Bereavement Support Worker for the charity CRUSE.I currently provide counselling for a mental health charity.ÊNext Steps.ItÕs important that you feel comfortable with whichever counsellor you choose. If you feel that could be me and you would like to ask any questions, or book an appointment then please ring or text me on 07954 357563. Alternatively you can email me at Ann.Shaheed@SoulHappy.org.uk.I may not always be able to respond immediately but will endeavour to respond within 24 hours wherever possible.My therapy rooms are based in Peterborough within easy access of the town centre.