Adam Johnson Dip.Couns,

Adam Johnson Dip.Couns,

Mind2Talk
82 Windsor Road
Oldham
Greater Manchester
OL8 1RP

07368 200404

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Mind2Talk
82 Windsor Road
Oldham
Greater Manchester
OL8 1RP

07368 200404

About me

My name is Adam Johnson. I am the Counsellor at my service Mind2Talk.

I offer counselling face to face, online, via telephone and through email.

We'll go to the doctor when we feel unwell physically: sore throat, flu, bad cough. So why don’t we see a health professional when we feel emotional pain: guilt, loss or loneliness, if we are feeling sad or having relationship issues or family issues? Too many of us deal with common psychological-health issues on our own, but we don’t have to. We can go and see someone, someone who will be able to understand our situation and help. Emotional health is as important as breaking your leg and you certainly wouldn't leave that untreated, would you? You would go and see the doctor, that trained professional who you know and trust will help you. I can help you with your emotional well-being.

I specialise with clients who are experiencing depression, anxiety and stress. I also do lots of work with people going through a bereavement. I have lots of experience of working with clients who are suffering from neurological illnesses and I have very good outcomes helping people to accept their illness and preparing to move on with their lives.

I possess a  natural quality that makes people feel at ease, which is great for a potential client seeking counselling who may be feeling anxious about seeing a counsellor.  I am an excellent listener and a deeply empathetic and warm counsellor who is caring and non-judgemental.

I am a fully qualified Integrative Counsellor. This means I use three approaches to counselling, these approaches are: Person Centred Therapy, Transactional Analysis and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy. Being an Integrative Counsellor.

Please contact me to arrange a free no-obligation 30 minute assessment to see whether you would feel comfortable working with me. You can contact me direct on the provided telephone number or you can visit my website. Thank you and good luck with your counselling journey, whoever you decide.

Parking Available: Yes: There is plenty of free on street parking available at the location.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling
  • Level 3 Diploma in Counselling Skills
  • Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills
  • Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Working in Mental Health
  • Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Awareness
  • Level 1 Award In Mental Health Awareness

I have also completed courses in:

  • ​​Working with Loss and Bereavement.
  • Understanding Anxiety.
  • Understanding Depression.
  • Understanding Stress.
  • An Introduction to  Emotional Intelligence.
  • A "Mindfulness" Workshop.
  • One Day Workshop On Transactional Analysis.
  • One Day Workshop On Cognitive Behavioural Therapy.
  • I have also completed training on Emotional First Aid for trauma response.

Member organisations

BACP

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  • Reduced fee
  • Time Limited Offer

Fees

Prices are:

50 minute session face to face is: £20.00

50 minute session online is: £20.00

50 minute session via telephone is: £17.50

50 minute session via email is: £15.00

There are discounts available for block booking and paying in advance for 6 or more sessions. There is also discounts available for students undertaking a counselling qualification. There are also some discount/concessions price slots available for people on low income, proof of income is required. Further details can be found on my website, or by contacting me directly.

Further information

How Counselling can Help You

I am dedicated to providing you with a confidential and safe environment, this environment is also built around the therapeutic relationship. A client is usually more successful in counselling when they experience a positive and professional relationship with their counsellor. Work can be challenging but is massively insightful and influential for you the client. with your commitment we will find ways together that suit you and work best for you. Belief, dedication and hard work really do create successful results.

What To Expect In Your First Session

Your first session will initially focus on "contracting". Contracting or a "Working Agreement" in Counselling is very important, it addresses things like "confidentiality", "appointment times", "fees" and other areas of counselling. In this session you are made aware of the service I offer and can expect to receive at all stages of your counselling. This part of counselling is important for us both to agree on and understand due to the nature of our relationship. After we have looked at the working agreement and you are happy with the offer of service we will then start to explore your "presenting issue". It is called this because often what clients initially focus on in the first session is not always what is really troubling them and that can surface later. The first session allows you to get a feel for counselling and gives us an opportunity to begin to establish that all important therapeutic relationship, which is so influential in counselling success.

Maps & Directions

Oldham, OL8 1RP

Type of session

Online counselling: Yes
Telephone counselling: Yes
Face to face counselling: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None

Availability

I currently have slots available on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, There are also evening slots available each day as well as some weekend slots. Please contact me to confirm availability.

Types of client

Adults
Older adults