Fran Roberts

Fran Roberts

Room 116
Chandlery Cottage
50 Westminster Bridge Road
London
SE1 7QY

The Health Hub
282 Milkwood Road
London
SE24 0EZ

07779 797 666

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Room 116
Chandlery Cottage
50 Westminster Bridge Road
London
SE1 7QY

The Health Hub
282 Milkwood Road
London
SE24 0EZ

07779 797 666

About me

I am an Integrative counsellor and use a variety of approaches including CBT, MBCT, person centred and solution focused brief therapy. I combine these approaches according to the clients’ needs, believing strongly that no two people or issue can be solved with one process.  I specialise in many areas including anxiety, depression, identity issues, relationships, self-esteem, well-being, self-harm and general counselling.

A variety of concerns can bring someone into counselling, and it’s not always an easy decision to make. My practice considers the difficulties surrounding that decision and the process itself. I work closely with you to build a working relationship that reflects your specific needs and goals.  And I encourage regular updates on how we feel it is going and if there are any changes that need to be made. It is vitally important to me that you are comfortable with the path we are on.

Over the course of the past couple of years I have found that my work has focused more and more on the area of mindfulness. This area has always personally interested me and I use it to help me understand myself better and focus on what’s important. I have also been amazed at the impact it has on clients from all backgrounds with a variety of issues. The clients themselves talk about feeling in control, content, focused and calm. I have witnessed clients move from a place of anger and fear to wellbeing and resilience. Knowing how and why your mind works the way it does allows you to take responsibility for what happens in there. You are able to witness your thoughts and recognise negative thought patterns and unhelpful thinking. You are able to find space and calmness in the moment, even when the rest of the world is rushing by.

Training, qualifications & experience

I am a member of the London Counselling Collective, a group of individual practitioners working together at a variety of sites around London. My website is available at the top of this page and the Collective website can be found at londoncounsellingcollective.co.uk.

I also worked at CASSEL Centre, a charity in South East London, as an Honorary Counsellor where we provided free and low cost counselling to clients. I was also the counsellor for Lewisham Young Women's Resource Project in partnership with CASSEL Centre working with vulnerable young females aged between 13 and 25. I find the variety in my work allows me to continue to explore new areas and learn about the various different experiences that each and every one of us encounters.

Qualifications
BSc (Hons) Psychology 
Certificate in Counselling & Counselling Skills
Post graduate Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy

Member organisations

BACP

Accredited register membership

Fees

£55-£80 per hour for one-to-one sessions. This can be discussed at your assessment and a few limited spaces are available for a reduced fee.

Published articles

Maps & Directions

London, SE1 7QY
London, SE24 0EZ

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
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