Sandra Bateman

by Sam everingham

Posted on 2018-01-15 at 23:38:15

Sandra is a qualified Counsellor and has been practising in reproductive health for over ten years in both private and NHS clinics. She has varied work experience in addiction, mental health, bereavement. Her practice is based on the Person Centred Approach, which offers confidential, empathic, congruent and non-judgemental support to clients. Sandra is an Accredited Member of the British Association for Counselling MBACP (Accred) and is the Chief Executive of the National Fertility Society and abides by their code of ethics. She is dedicated to continuing her professional development by attending training courses, reading current literature and has regular supervision.


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