Jean Young (MBACP) Individual and Couples Counsellor

Jean Young (MBACP) Individual and Couples Counsellor

Beckenham
BR3

London
SE6

07722 365369

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Beckenham
BR3

London
SE6

07722 365369

About me

I am a qualified relationship counsellor and work with couples who need a safe space to explore their issues. I also work one-to-one and have a long-term interest in supporting men and women who have survived childhood abuse of all types.

Training, qualifications & experience

My qualifications include the BACP Certificate of Proficiency, a Diploma in Relationship Counselling, a Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling and an Advanced Certificate in Integrative Counselling.

Three areas I have specialised in are working with men and women who have survived childhood abuse (which includes neglect as well as emotional, physical and sexual abuse), bereavement and relationships. I spent two years on the NAPAC Support line (napac.org.uk) and I am a counsellor at a local agency which specialises in supporting men and women as they work through issues arising out of childhood abuse, sexual violence and trauma. My experience of bereavement includes supporting people who have experienced many types of loss including childhood bereavement, the death of a child and bereavement by suicide.

Abuse and bereavement are just two of many life experiences which impact our relationships. I am a Relate trained and qualified relationship counsellor and work with individuals and couples who need a safe place to explore their relationship difficulties. I acknowledge that men can find it hard to ask for help, but it is important to recognise that looking for support is a strength and not a sign of weakness. I try to work in a way which is man-friendly and validates the positive qualities which men bring to relationships.

I also support people who are suffering with a wide variety of issues such as anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, suicidal feelings, anger, symptoms of PTSD such as dissociation and flashbacks, trauma, loneliness and work-related stress.

Member organisations

BACP

Accredited register membership

Fees

Please see my website for information about fees.

Maps & Directions

Beckenham, BR3
London, SE6

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None

Availability

Daytime, some evenings and Saturdays

Types of client

Adults
Couples
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