Gemma Brown Counsellor / Psychotherapist PGDip RegMBACP
21 Savile Mount
Hello, my name is Gemma. I provide a non-judgmental and safe environment where you can speak honestly about aspects of your life which trouble you.
If you wonder why things seem more difficult for you than for others, have questions about why you feel a certain way or are struggling with an aspect of life I can offer you the space and support to figure out the answers and change how you lead your life. This may mean taking time to think about the relationship between your current feelings / thoughts and any significant past events.
As a Registered Member of the British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists (BACP) you can be assured that I have successfully completed professional accredited training and that I am committed to the BACP ethical framework, ensuring confidentiality and a professional service.
I offer appointments on an individual basis only - short or long term.
My key areas of expertise include:
- Relationship issues
- Family issues
- Counselling children and young people
- Cultural related issues
- Working with asylum seekers
- Low self esteem
- Substance misuse
- General stuck in a rut life issues
Please email or call to make an inquiry. (text messages can not be received)
Visit my page at www.intouchleeds/gemma
Training, qualifications & experience
- Post Graduate Diploma Counselling and Psychotherapy
- Diploma Counselling Children and Young People
- Certificate CBT
- BA Hons Counselling
Over ten years of working therapeutically with adults, young people and children both individually and facilitating groups.
I am DBS checked and have attended safeguarding and risk assessment training which is updated regularly. I consult with an experienced supervisor in relation to my work as part of the BACP requirements.
I also regularly attend additional professional development training which most recently includes:
- Transgender awareness
- Working with eating disorders
- Dream work therapy
- Refugee & asylum seeker mental health
- Working with deaf and hard of hearing clients
- Safe TALK (suicide prevention)
- Mindfulness based recovery
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Family issues
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Passive aggressive behaviour
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Pregnancy and birth
First appointment will be a consultation and assessment lasting up to 1.5 hours. This will be to ascertain your main concerns and a chance for us both to see if I am the right person to help you
Consultation and assessment £55
Follow on standard 50 minute counselling session £45
I offer appointments from In Touch Holistic Therapies, a comfortable space in Leeds 7, Chapeltown.
There is plenty of free on-site and road side parking and is also easily accessible from Leeds City Centre by bus routes, 2 and 3.
The room I use is on the first floor which is up a short flights of steps. The building has a lift however due to health and safety the lift is only operational during office hours when the reception is manned.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
|Other languages:||Able to work with BSL interpreter and non English language interpreters if needed.|
appointments are available: Tuesday & Wednesday evenings, Thursdays 7.30am - 7.30pm, Fridays 2pm- 5pm
Types of client