Jon Edge, MSc, MA, BEd Hons, Registered Psychotherapist
Rushey Green Catford
I specialise in providing counselling and psychotherapy to creative professionals in media, theatre, tv, film, performance, music, visual arts and related industries.
Please visit my website: counsellingforcreativeprofessionals.net
Counselling for couples: one or both partners working in the above or related professions. I have substantial experience of supporting couples in crisis and conflict, or whose relationship has been adversely impacted by work pressures, infidelity, illness, loss, conflict and trust issues.
The Training, Qualifications and Experience section below will give you a good idea of the extent and depth of my experience, and the level of my training and expertise.
Feel free to call me to discuss your current needs or requirements.
Please note that I have three London work locations: SE6 (near Lewisham Hospital), SE1 (Waterloo/Southwark tube station) and W1 Harley Street.
Training, qualifications & experience
UKCP Registered psychotherapist
BACP Registered counsellor
Full Professional Member of the Guild of Psychotherapists
Full professional Member of the College of Psychoanalysts
Principal Adult Psychotherapist, King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (2002-11)
M.Sc in Psychodynamic Counselling (Birkbeck College, London University)
Diploma in Student Counselling (Birkbeck College)
B.Sc Hons Psychology Goldsmiths College, University of London 1980-2
University Counsellor at the University of Essex 1988 - 1991
Lecturer in psychology and psycho-social studies, City University (1996-2006)
Tutor in Counselling, Birkbeck College (1988-2005)
Tutor in Counselling Mary Ward Centre (2006-2008)
M.A. in English (Goldsmiths' College, London University) 1982
B.Ed. Hons (Institute of Education, London) First Class/Distinction in teaching practice, 1976
34 years' experience of running my own successful private practice
30 years' experience as a supervisor for qualified and trainee counsellors and psychotherapist
Current clinical supervisor in the Epilepsy Department at Kings College Hospital, London
Founding Director of Psychotherapy for Heathcare Limited; I am a psychotherapist and trainer for this unique company which provides a range of training and clinical services to the NHS and other healthcare providers. www.psychotherapyforhealthcare.co.uk
Founding Director of Counselling for Creative Professionals. Websites under construction.
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anorexia nervosa
- Attachment disorder
- Binge-eating disorder
- Bipolar disorder/Manic depression
- Body dysmorphic disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Gender dysphoria
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic disorder
- Passive aggressive behaviour
Other areas of counselling I deal with
The following gives an indication of the kind of clients and presenting issues with which I have substantial experience and expertise.
- counselling and psychotherapy for people with acute or chronic health conditions
- counselling for couples
- counselling for relationship issues
- counselling for anxiety
- psychotherapy for survivors of abuse
- counselling and psychotherapy for depression
- counselling and psychotherapy for GLBT
- psychotherapy for men living with HIV
- dignity damage survival therapy: offender recovery counselling
Assessment for counselling/psychotherapy: £70 (75 minute session)
Individual Counselling and Psychotherapy sessions: £60 - £120
Couples Counselling: £75 per full hour session
Clinical supervision fees (psychoanalytically trained professionals only): £60
I may have some low-cost spaces available for short or long-term therapy - don't be afraid to ask.
I have three locations for my private practice: London SE1, SE6 and W1
Tell me which is most convenient for you.
- SE6 Practice: close to Lewisham Hospital. Nearest Mainline stations Catford, Catford Bridge and Ladywell mainline stations or short bus journey from mainline and DLR Lewisham stations.
- SE1 Practice: Mainline stations Waterloo and Waterloo East (5 minute walk). Underground station: Southwark, Jubilee line (2 minute walk); 10 mins from London Bridge
- W1 Practice: Harley Street or Wimpole Street (on two different days - ask for details)
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Mornings, afternoons, evenings, Saturday morning
Types of client
Supervision & training
Psychodynamic supervision only for psychodynamiclly trained counsellors and psychoanalytic psychotherpists. .View supervision profile