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Counselling and Psychotherapy

When you are feeling overwhelmed with difficulties in your life talking to Raihaana our counsellor could help.

Our expert - Raihaana Hussein

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Raihaana’s current private practice is in Enfield. She also worked as a counsellor at an alcohol and drugs advisory service supporting clients dealing with substance misuse, and at local cancer support centre working with clients and their families and carers who have been impacted by the effects of cancer.

Professional experience

She has trained to degree and diploma level and adheres to the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) Ethical Framework.

She is a lecturer in counselling and teaches a variety of counselling skills and studies courses at a further education college in Enfield.

Contact

Website: http://www.rh-cp.co.uk email: raihaana@rh-cp.co.uk Tel: 07709 788 582

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sclanders

depression

Hi Raihaana My 22 year old son is suffering terribly with anxiety and depression which is affecting his work and home life. He has always been slightly nervous although it is masked by overconfidence. He says he has failed and all his friends have better futures than him and hates his life. He point blank refuses to have any counselling which I have begged him to do. What shall I do? Thanks J

1 reply , 6 views sclanders, Fri, 4 Nov 2016

Helen

partner with addictions

Hi Raihaana, My partner is addicted to many things including gambling and constantly watching race cards on line, porn addiction, cannabis addiction. there isn't anything in his past that has lead him to be this way we have spoke about it, could there be a root cause for his addictive personality? as his partner whats the best way for me to approach this? i don't want to make things worse in our relationship and he is trying to manage his addictions but if something upsets him he turns to...

1 reply , 19 views Helen, herts - Wed, 4 May 2016

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