Jane Platt

St. Helens

07854 021490

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St. Helens

07854 021490

About me

I am  a cognitive behavioural psychotherapist with specialisms in OCD, generalised anxiety disorder (excessive worry) and Phobias, I have experience and qualifications working with children and adults and also can offer parenting support as i am fully qualified in Webster Stratton incredible years program. I also offer group therapy for worry, panic and weight management.

I am a qualified EMDR (eye movement desensitisation reprocessing) therapist, an effective treatment for PTSD

Other disorders i work with using CBT are:

depression, anxiety disorders such as health anxiety, social anxiety, panic disorder, PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder), phobias (of any kind) hoarding and low self esteem.

Currently I can offer services from your home or from a clinic.
I charge per session rather than hour, please contact me via email or mobile (txt or call) if you would like to discuss treatment.

I am a fully qualified EMDR therapist. I can treat Ptsd with this specialism however it also works with a number of other disorders. Please get in touch or visit the EMDR association for further info on this treatment.
** please note, I am unable to specify the amount of sessions required for EMDR. It all depends on the level of trauma and number of traumas. However 12 is recommended**

Prices vary for EMDR sessions and each session is usually 60-90 minutes depending on what we are working on that session.

I will complete a therapy contract with you at the end of your assessment which details, costs and terms and conditions.

Group treatments!!!
please dont be put off by group treatments, give me a call to discuss further :)
please note, these courses will only run when the right amout of people have registered, please email or call to register your interest. prices are further down my page.

Joint working for PTSD
Me and a colleague have joined forces and now offer sessions together using trauma focussed CBT and EMDR. Please call for further info.

*** Rolling programme CBT for weight management

*** 12 session, evidence based CBT course focussed on generalised anxiety disorder titled 'beat Worry' *

*** 12 session evidence based CBT course focussed on Panic disorder, titled 'Beat Panic'

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Qualifications and training:
  • BA hons in childhood studies
  • PGC in primary care mental health (children and adults)
  • Masters in cognitive behaviour therapy
  • Certificate in CBT for Children
  • Webster Stratton trained
  • EMDR trained

I regularly attend BABCP training on OCD, PTSD, GAD. I attend work shops on CBT and EMDR to help enhance my skills.

I have been working in mental health for 10 years now, I started work as a wellbeing practitioner in 2004 working with children and families then moved into adult work, I have been fully qualified as a Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist for 5 years.

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Other areas of counselling I deal with

I specialise in OCD and excessive worry (generalised anxiety disorder) and Phobias (of any kind).


I charge per session rather than per hour.
For assessment (depending on location) £75
Therapy sessions 1 hr to 1.5 hrs (depending on location) £60
EMDR sessions: PTSD Assessment £85 treatment £70

Depending on where I see you, I work across the north west, if I travel to see you in your own home expenses will be added at cost if outside of St helens.

I work on an individual basis so please contact me and we can discuss fees in a more detailed way.

Group treatments
Please call for more information

I currently offer joint work also for PTSD trauma focussed cbt with EMDR. This is two practitioners working together to help meet your needs. These sessions are £80

Further information

I am currently setting up my own website, I will update this page as soon as it is up and running.

Please don't hesitate to contact me with any questions.

Maps & Directions

St. Helens, WA10

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None


Most evenings and weekends, I can offer daytime appointments also. Please email for further info. Homevisits available too

Types of client

Young people
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