Linda Williams MBACP Accredited Counsellor/Psychotherapist

Linda Williams MBACP Accredited Counsellor/Psychotherapist

Coalville
Leicestershire
LE67

01509 210426 / 07929495923

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Coalville
Leicestershire
LE67

01509 210426 / 07929495923

About me

Hi my name is Linda and I have 16 years experience as a qualified Counsellor/Psychotherapist. I work from my private practice in Coalville, which is close to most bus routes from the surrounding villages and 15 mins by car from Loughborough and Ashby. I also offer outreach counselling for those clients who are finding it difficult to leave their homes.

I adhere by the BACP ethical framework for good practice in Counselling and Psychotherapy.

I also offer clinical supervision for trainee counsellors, qualified counsellors/psychotherapists, Youth workers and employees working in educational settings and in voluntary organizations.

It takes courage to seek counselling for the very first time but it is also a step forward towards a positive change.
It is a part of our human nature and we all need the experience of being in meaningfull relationships. Sometimes these relationships are difficult to develope and maintain leaving us frustrated and confused. Sometimes these relationships breakdown and we end up feeling very alone.
Counselling can provide a relationship and a safe place to explore issues from the past and the present. Changing how we think can change both how we behave and our emotional experience. This in turn can help you to make positive choices and life changing decisions towards a more healthier way of being.
The counselling I offer can be open ended where the client can move at their own pace in completing the therapy or short term where the client is supported over 4 to 6 weeks on focussing and goal setting to achieve positive outcomes.

Training, qualifications & experience

MA Integrative Psychotherapy (2010)
Diploma Person Centered Counselling (2001)
Certificate in Psychodynamic Counselling (1998)
Diploma in Supervision ( 2007) SPTI
Certificate, CBT (2007)
Certificate Parenting skills 2011
Certificate Mindfulness 2015

Training and Clinical experience in, Rape Crises, Bereavement, Anxiety and stress, Depression, Adult survivors of Child abuse, Trauma, Child Protection. Childhood related issues, Difficult relationships. Bullying in the workplace, Work related issues.
16 years experience Counselling young people 11-25 yrs, Schools and in the Community, boarding schools and colleges.
12 years experience as a Person Centered and integrative psychotherapist in private practice with adults.
12 years experience short term and long term therapy with adults in employee welfare services , Employment Assistant Professionals.

I have 15 years experience in setting up counselling services in schools, colleges and community settings and I have continued to offer a consistent and reliable service.
I offer a parenting programme based on attachment theory and support for families and young people.

I also offer a parenting programme over 6 sessions for couples and individuals based on attachment theory.  This programme is designed to create meaningful relationships and positive communication for famlies.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

BACP

Accredited register membership

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Adolescents
Parenting programme
Coping with the ageing process
Supporting carers
Divorce and seperation
Supporting Men and Women in individual counselling with Domestic Violence issues

Fees


Fees: for Therapy

£45.00 per session for (individual) Counselling

Concessions for x servicemen and women (35.00 per session)

Concessions for young people under 18 years £35.00

Couples Counselling £60 per session.

Time: 1 hour per counselling session.

Parenting Programme Fees:

6 sessions of Integrative Psychotherapy at 50 min per session, followed by a 30 minute parenting programme per session based on attachment theory.
£70.00 per session.

Supervision Fees:

£50.00 per hour (Individual)

£50.00 for 1 & 1/2 hours: for trainee counsellors (Individual)

Group supervision provided

£40.00 per hour per person, for trainee counsellors

Further information

My Private practice is 15 min walking distance from main bus route in Coalville town Centre and 5 mins from local bus route.

My private practice provides a comfortable and Confidential setting with a downstairs counselling room and bathroom.

There is a driveway for two cars and on street parking

Maps & Directions

Coalville, LE67

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None

Availability

I am available Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm to 7.30pm and Thursday s between 9am and 2pm. Friday all day and early evening appointments and Saturday morning 9am to 2pm.

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Supervision & training

I have 9 years experience as a supervisor and hold a diploma in supervision studies.

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