is your trusted LGBTQ+ therapist, specializing in neurodiversity therapy. If you're looking for compassionate and affirming support tailored to your unique needs as a non-binary individual with ADHD and autism, you're in the right place. Owen, a non-binary and pansexual individual, brings both personal understanding and professional expertise to the world of LGBTQ+ therapy with a focus on neurodiversity.
Owen is no stranger to the challenges and discrimination faced by the LGBTQ+ and neurodiverse community. They've walked the path, overcoming anxiety and depression linked to identity-based traumas, and they understand the unique challenges that individuals with ADHD and autism may encounter. With seven years of frontline mental health and community service experience, Owen deeply comprehends the struggles that LGBTQ+ and neurodiverse individuals face. They've witnessed the impacts of discrimination, prejudice, and violence on mental health and are committed to helping clients, particularly those with ADHD and autism, heal from these stressors.
Compassion is at the core of Owen's approach, especially when working with neurodiverse individuals and those with conditions like ADHD and autism. When you choose Owen as your neurodiversity therapist, you'll experience a comprehensive initial assessment designed to facilitate open, constructive conversations about your specific challenges. Owen is passionate about addressing internalized homophobia, transphobia, and promoting self-acceptance among neurodiverse clients. Their expertise extends to running Wellbeing Workshops based on Compassion Focused Therapy and third-wave CBT techniques, crafted for the LGBTQ+ and neurodiverse community.
"It happened. This is happening. Let us move past with compassion."
Owen is an accredited practitioner by the National Counselling Society in the UK, a testament to their commitment to excellence in LGBTQ+ and neurodiversity therapy. They've collaborated with respected organizations such as Off The Record, the Diversity Trust, and Mermaids, solidifying their dedication to inclusive care. Moreover, Owen holds a specialization in working with ADHD and autism, supported by training from the National ADHD Society in the UK. This specialization equips them to address the unique challenges faced by individuals with ADHD and autism within the LGBTQ+ and neurodiverse community.
Creating a safe and inclusive environment for all clients, including those with neurodiverse conditions, is a priority for Owen. They stay updated with the latest evidence-based clinical education and training in LGBTQ+ therapy and neurodiversity to ensure you receive the best care. Owen's commitment to community outreach and client-focused care means they are responsive to your evolving needs and circumstances.
Ready to embark on your journey towards holistic well-being, self-acceptance, and neurodiversity support? Schedule an appointment with Owen Barlow, the non-binary ADHD and autism CBT therapist dedicated to your mental health within the LGBTQ+ and neurodiverse community. Together, you can move forward with compassion, embracing a brighter future. If you're in search of LGBTQ+ therapy or an LGBTQ+ therapist specializing in neurodiversity, Owen Barlow is here to support you.