Brigida Walkin is a Registered Counselling-Psychologist currently within the UK.
Brigida has a bachelor’s in psychology, Masters in Professional Counselling, an is a registered counselling psychologist of HCPC and BPS.
Brigida enjoys helping others realize their potential in achieving the healthy life they envision for themselves. Her counselling style is that of Cognitive behavioral therapy paired with person-centered approach. Such approach reflects her belief that true change starts when a relationship is created. Brigida believes that forming a counselor-client relationship is the basis for true growth.
Brigida has experience counselling various populations including children, adolescents, and adults regardless of social, economic, and ethnic backgrounds. Though general in counselling experience, Brigida Walkin has had extensive experience with children and teens including her work at local youth centres, Rotaract club of Providenciales, and support and social skills groups throughout her private practice experience. Brigida is originally from the Caribbean and brings with her extensive knowledge of family dynamics and culture. She completed her studies in the United States where she resided for 7 years understanding the culture of mental health and people.
Brigida has volunteered at Girls INC clubs and youth centres in both the United-States and the Caribbean which allows her to utilize such experiences when counselling children, adolescents, teens, and adults through anxiety, depression, and adjustments to life transitions. Brigida also has experience in counselling people through self -compassion, perfection, and bullying issues.
Brigida Has written and published over a dozen articles geared towards lessening the stigma of mental health in the Caribbean and continued this through her role as immediate past president of Rotaract Club Providenciales. Brigida was a board member on a non-profit organization called swim and surf TCI in the Caribbean. Brigida Walkin is fully accredited in the UK as well.