Jayne Howe MBACP
I am qualified and experienced counsellor. I am a registered member of the British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists.
I am based in the centre of Herne Bay and also in Wincheap, Canterbury. I also work in Secondary Schools as a school counsellor.
It can feel like a big step just thinking about having counselling; and you may be feeling anxious and apprehensive, I would like to offer you a safe place where you can begin to express your thoughts and feelings.
It is a tremendous relief to find someone that can truly listen to you.
Working in a non-judgemental way, I will follow your pace, and support you as you begin to make choices that will improve your well-being, confidence and self-esteem; enabling you to express feelings and experience a self-acceptance that can leading to a more meaningful and fulfilling existence.
I offer short and long term counselling. With an initial assessment; you can then decide if you wish to have further sessions.
Please see below for fees and concessions.
Training, qualifications & experience
Diploma Humanistic Counselling. Certificate of Proficiency.
I have 14 years experience working with children who have additional needs, and 2 years experience counselling students in secondary and further/higher education. I currently work with adults, and in secondary schools.I also have a B.A Hons in Art,enabling me to work with a variety of media, this is particularly useful when working with children and young people.
I have undertaken additional training in- Trauma, Bereavement, Working with Anger and Shame, Mindfulness, Loss and Family systems and working with Adolescents.I have recently undertaken training in using CBT with depression, anxiety and panic disorder.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Anorexia nervosa
- Asperger's syndrome
- Attachment disorder
- Binge-eating disorder
- Body dysmorphic disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Domestic violence
- Drug abuse
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Feeling sad
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Internet addiction
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic disorder
My fees are £35 for each session (Herne Bay), £40 (Canterbury). Each session lasts approximately 50 mins. Sessions can be for a short period- 6/12 weeks or as long as you need to fulfil your counselling goals. Concessions are available, please do ask.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
I am flexible: sessions are available from 9am to 8pm. Counselling can be weekly, but I also offer two weekly sessions if this suits your situation and needs.
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|