Jessica Woods - Affordable Counselling

Jessica Woods - Affordable Counselling

7A Middle Row
Stevenage
Hertfordshire
SG1 3AN

07791 117541

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7A Middle Row
Stevenage
Hertfordshire
SG1 3AN

07791 117541

About me

Affordable Counselling

I think that well-being should be available to everyone so I offer counselling at an affordable price. Why pay more?

How Therapy can help

Life can sometimes be upsetting, confusing or disappointing, leaving you feeling distressed, angry or overwhelmed. It is not always easy to share with others especially if there is a fear of being judged or looking vulnerable. Counselling can offer a refuge to express your innermost worries and aims to help you deal with and overcome issues that are causing emotional pain or making you feel uncomfortable. I can provide the space and time to talk and explore difficult feelings. Our work together will empower you to discover insights into understanding problems and help you to make positive changes.

My Philosophy

I work with an "integrative" system; drawing techniques from various theories so that you get a personal approach. I believe in holistic therapy; that the physical self is closely linked to our psychological self and that problems in one area often manifest in the other. With this in mind, it can be useful to look at factors such as bodily pain, difficulties sleeping or diet.

Sessions

On first meeting, I will ask you a few questions to get to know you a little and what you hope to achieve through therapy. The counselling room is a safe place where confidentiality and trust are paramount.

Over time we will explore your thoughts and feelings together, perhaps working towards understanding a difficult situation or perhaps making a positive change to move forwards.

Depending on your preference, therapy can be flexible, or more directed. Long-term or short-term counselling is available for whatever works best for you. You may benefit from looking back at past events or you might prefer to make a goal orientated plan for the future.

Location

I am based on the High Street in Stevenage Old Town. There is free on-street parking available and buses a short walk away.

Training, qualifications & experience

Fully qualified with a range of experience. I have previously worked for organisations including: Mentis Tree, Mind, The YMCA and Blue Smile (play and art therapy for children).

Member organisations

BACP

Accredited register membership

Fees


Sessions are £30 - attend 5 sessions and get the 6th free

Maps & Directions

Stevenage, SG1 3AN

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None

Availability

Wednesdays and Thursdays

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
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