Jayne Dinsdale MBACP (Snr.Accred)counsellor/psychotherapist

Jayne Dinsdale MBACP (Snr.Accred)counsellor/psychotherapist


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About me

I am a person-centred counsellor Senior Accredited with BACP, Sessions are at your pace, acceptance, confidentiality and trust being paramount. My private practice is in a relaxed, confidential, comfortable setting, non-clinical but professional. Central to my approach is you as a person rather than the issues that you present.

I have been qualified since 1996, working predominantly in health care environments both Private and NHS [primary and secondary care],more laterly I have extensive experience with Employee Assistance Programmes on a national level.
My aim would be to try and understand your world, what you think, feel and believe, valuing your view. I aim to give you acceptance and respect, enabling you to gain a greater understanding of yourself. Sessions are not prescriptive, but would be mutually discussed to suit your needs and regularity.

I offer a Introductory session [30min] were we can meet to discuss counselling and this is often a helpful meeting whereby you can decide whether you feel comfortable and safe to share with me and pursue the counselling process.

Training, qualifications & experience

Diploma counselling -1996                            dinsdale.jpg
Certificate counselling -1994
Introductory level -1992
Accredited bereavement counsellor
Accredited victim support worker.
Certificate in art therapy
Couples Training Basic/Advanced-2009
Certificate In Essential Supervision Skills [BPS Approved] -2014

Basic mentoring training -2010
8years experience in Eating Disorders
Member of BACP [MBACP] -since 1994
Independently registered and accredited since 2004

**I regularly engage in Professional Development to support my professional registration and have Certification in many subjects.
***'Suicide prevention Training' course / Salford University [ Dec 2013]
****'Essential Supervision Skills' [BPS approved Certificate In Clinical Supervision' [March 2014]
***'Internet Pornography And Relationships'-Master Class March 2016
Professionally I have worked in several places, accumulating experience and counselling in a wide range of issues. Predominantly, my counselling has been in health care environments in the NHS and private hospitals. I see clients of differing ages (mainly 14+) but I have also seen younger people. I am comfortable counselling long term, or working with you in the short term.

As a specialism I have 8 years experience in an Eating Disorder Unit, working with every aspect of these conditions.Also I have extensive work as a bereavement counsellor individual/group therapy,and critical incident debriefing. I have IAPT [NHS] experience screenings / assessments and counselling .

Current employment
IAPT -Counsellor [Sessions Screenings / Assessments]
Associate counsellor for several national Employee Assistance Programme providers.  NHS Trust - external Staff Counsellor
local businesses-employee referrals

Personal recommendations
Registered with Private Health Care providers

CRB-Enhanced Disclosure. Full professional Insurance.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited


Accredited register membership

Other areas of counselling I deal with

self harm, general dissatisfaction, domestic abuse, single parent issues
mentoring, employment issues,ill health generally,


£15-Initial Introductory session [30min]
£55 - counselling sessions[1hr]

£65-Counselling sessions [1hr]
Telephone counselling is also available

Appointments available daytime/evening, Monday to Friday
Weekends [occasionally]
Appointment are flexible, and based around your needs.
[home visits considered]
My website may also give you some insight-www.counsellingjaynedinsdale.co.uk

Further information

Counselling usually begins with an initial meeting, during which you will be mobile%20old%20012%20(2).jpgable to sense whether you are at ease with me and would like to have further sessions. Counselling may begin at this point, or we may discuss terms of our working agreement and by talking gain a sense of whether engaging further into a professional relationship would be beneficial.

If you contact me and I can't answer in person please feel free to leave a message. I will return your call!

Maps & Directions

Stockport, SK6 2EQ

Type of session

Online counselling: No
Telephone counselling: Yes
Face to face counselling: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


Day time /Early Evenings/ Weekends/ Home visits considered if you prefer your own environment.

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
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