Jenny McLintock

Jenny McLintock

Suite 18B
Carron House
Carron Way
Cumbernauld
North Lanarkshire
G67 1ER

07711 089670

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Suite 18B
Carron House
Carron Way
Cumbernauld
North Lanarkshire
G67 1ER

07711 089670

About me

Hi I'm Jenny and I am available for one to one Counselling sessions in Cumbernauld (Carron House, next to St Mungo's Church and the shopping centre) during Weeknights and Wednesday daytime-evenings.

I also have early morning availability between 8 and 10am to suit your needs on Wednesday-Thursdays.

I can offer you a safe and supportive space to work through the issues you may be having, to understand yourself better, improve your relationships and to work towards leading a more fulfilling life.

I follow a Person Centred approach to Counselling which is a therapy which can help you to identify and explore your issues and to gain a greater understanding and acceptance of yourself, to work towards making the personal changes you hope to make and to move forward in your life.

I also use other thereaupetic techniques where appropriate with my clients for instance such as Cognitive Behaviour Therapy techniques to help identify and change negative thinking patterns and behaviours and Compassion Focused Therapy which can help you to be kinder to yourself and to improve your self-esteem.

I am an accredited Alcohol and Drugs Counsellor with over 4 years experience in this area (as an Alcohol Counsellor with the Glasgow Council on Alcohol).I also have specialist experience and training in Bereavement Counselling (with Cruse), and Employee Counselling (East Dunbartonshire Council).

Alongside my business partner we have recently set up our own organisation 'Thrive Counselling Scotland': www.thrivecounsellingscotland.co.uk Please note we do not work with children or couples.

Training, qualifications & experience

Experience

Thrive Counselling Scotland- Director-2016 to present

Glasgow Council on Alcohol- Part Time Alcohol Counsellor in Glasgow East End-2015-Present-Delivering counselling across Glasgow East End and City Centre, supporting trainee alcohol counsellors and facilitating training workshops for counsellors.

Volunteer Alcohol Counsellor 2011-2015

COSCA- Recognition Scheme Development Officer- 2015 to April 2017-Coordinating a quality assurance scheme for Counselling Organisations across Scotland.

Welfare Advisor/ Employee Counsellor- East Dunbartonshire Council 2014-2015

The Wynd Counselling Service- Volunteer Counsellor 2013-2016

Glasgow University- Placement Student Counselor- 2015

Cruse Bereavement Care- Volunteer Counsellor- 2012-2015

Qualifications:

Post Graduate Diploma in Person Centred Counselling and Psychotherapy (Stirling University) (2015)

BA Psychology Honours First Class- Strathclyde University 2006

Training

Anger Management 2017

Treating Generalised Anxiety and Panic Disorder 2017

Drugs Awareness Training 2016

Mindfulness Foundation Certificate 2015

Mentally Healthy Workplace Training for Trainers 2015

Coaching for Counsellors Certificate 2015

Compassion Focused Therapy Certificate 2015

SCOTACS CBT Toolkit- Centre of Therapy 2012

Advanced Alcohol Awareness Certificate 2011

Accredited Alcohol Counsellor (Glasgow Council on Alcohol)

CBCS Specialist Module in Bereavement and Loss (Cruse/COSCA) 2012

ASSIST Applied Suicide Intervention Skills 2011

Utlising Relationships to Aid Recovery

COSCA Counselling Skills Certificate 2011

Member organisations

COSCA

Accredited register membership

Photos & videos

  • Thrive Counselling Room Cumbernauld
  • Thrive Counselling Room

Fees

£35 per session.

£20 per online session.

Further information

Alongside my business partner Gwen McKerrell at 'Thrive' we are presently available to offer individual Counselling in the following areas: myself within Cumbernauld (Town Centre) during weekday evenings and Wednesday daytime-evenings, and Wed-Thursday early mornings between 8 and 10am and my colleague within Glasgow, Paisley and Cumbernauld (weekday evenings and weekends).

Please contact myself either via email or telephone for a free no obligation confidential chat regarding the service or to set up an initial counselling session.

If I am unavailable please leave a message and I will get back to you as soon as I can.

Maps & Directions

Cumbernauld, G67 1ER

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None

Availability

Evenings, Wednesday daytimes-evenings, and early AM Wed/Thu 8-10am available

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Groups
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme
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