Darren Magee


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Darren is a grounded, down to earth therapist with many years experience working with individuals, couples and groups providing counselling in Belfast. Practicing an integrative approach, he draws on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Person Centred, Psychodynamic and Solution Focused approaches to maximise support for clients.

He has experience working with issues such as trauma, chronic illness, abuse, personality disorder, addiction, obsessive compulsive disorder, depression, anger, anxiety, relationship issues and bereavement.

Darren is a registered member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) as well as an Accredited Professional Registrant member of the National Counselling Society (NCS) and works to their code of ethics. For more information visit http://www.bacp.co.uk or http://www.nationalcounsellingsociety.org

Darren is also an Anxiety UK approved therapist providing therapeutic support to the charities members and partner beneficiaries. He is subject to Anxiety UK’s regular monitoring of his professional qualifications, supervision, continual professional development and professional body membership in addition to complying with the ethical framework and professional standards set down by his registered governing body.

Darren also provides clinical supervision as well as counselling in Belfast for other therapists and professionals in healthcare or managerial positions. Darren is author of the book ‘Surviving Other People’s Self Esteem‘. It is available on Kindle, ibooks, and other e-reading devices.

He has been trained to use the Rewind Technique for working with PTSD.

Darren is a trained, experienced mediator and a member of the Northern Ireland Counselling Forum as well as a registered therapist with BUPA. Check out his YouTube channel here for insightful videos.