'I have worked with Christina for 10 years now, and have found her skills to be invaluable. I can refer clients for counselling in the knowledge that will be seen promptly and with understanding. I have confidence in Christina's management of each client as an individual, but also with the same common-sense and practical approach to problem-solving. Being able to take a team approach to managing clients who require to see a GP and a Counsellor I think improves the care of an individual'. Dr Carole McAllister, Glasgow. www.gpmatters.com
'Counselling For All have provided a counselling service for Wood Mackenzie for several years now as part of our Employee Assistance Scheme. Their work has proved very effective in helping our employees deal with work stress and/or personal issues, and has likely contributed to the prevention of sickness absence and attrition. Our company is growing fast and we are committed to assisting our employees postively cope with this. The combination of effective and practical counselling services, coupled with an understanding of business needs, has meant that we have been happy to substain our relationship with Counselling For all'. Human Resources, Wood MacKenzie, Edinburgh.
'I have worked closely with Christina Raeburn for many years both in general practice and in Occupational Health environments. Her skills, her practical approach to "life challenges" and other issues are invaluable in helping individuals to regain their rightful place in society and in the workplace. Christina's experience, knowledge and abilities helped many patients experiencing distressing life events to regain psychological and emotional well being thus enabling them to participate fully in all aspects of life again' Dr Marikie Benade, YourGP, Edinburgh.
'Christina Raeburn of Counselling For All has been a valuable member of Lothian Buses Occupational Health Team for several years providing Lothian Buses staff with excellent support in dealing with life's issues. Many of Lothian Buses staff have been helped to regain balance in their personal and working lives by Christina. Lothian Buses looks forward to continuing its relationship with Counselling For All in the future' Pamela Davidson, Occupational Health/Personnel Department, Lothian Buses PLC, Edinburgh.