Jill Farrow Relationship and Sex Therapist MBACP Accred COSRT

Jill Farrow  Relationship and Sex Therapist MBACP Accred COSRT

Buckhurst Hill
Essex
IG9

07941 167927

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Buckhurst Hill
Essex
IG9

07941 167927

About me

I have over twenty years experience, in both my roles as a counsellor and as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Sexual and Reproductive Health. As a counsellor I work beyond the scope of sexual health, and pride myself on being a multifaceted therapist having achieved positive outcomes with men, women, young people and couples.

I enjoy seeing couples because I understand the extent to which relationships shape us. They are a central part of our lives and maintaining healthy relationships is crucial to keeping oneself healthy. It is daunting to think you could be sharing what goes on behind closed doors with a stranger, but the impartial aid and a neutral space in which to confidently air any issues can make huge improvements to both of your lives.

My experience as a clinical nurse specialist enables me to work with you on issues that may or may not have a physical origin. Experience has shown me that physical issues often present psychologically and my background allows for me to work with you on the full picture of your issue. In addition, my clinical role is particularly beneficial to clients experiencing physical problems since I have the capacity to arrange necessary referrals, and prior to that, am professionally competent to determine the appropriate course of action, which could potentially be managed without clinical intervention.

Whatever reason you come for counselling whether you come alone or as part of a partnership, know that you are embarking on an important journey with a counsellor who appreciates the difficulty in talking about sensitive, personal and intimate topics. It is perfectly normal to find the first session scary, especially if it is the first time you have spoken to someone, be it about a sexual problem or not. Rest assured that the first session is there to put you at ease, for me to assess whether I can help you and for you to decide if you feel comfortable going forward with me. It marks the start a courageous process and I encourage all my clients to recognise the strength it takes just to explore the possibility of counselling.

I work with:

  • Young people ( over 16 years of age )
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • All sexual orientations ethnicities, religions and genders.


Training, qualifications & experience

Registered General Nurse 1984
Diploma In Counselling 1999
BSc (Hons) Professional Nursing practice 2013
Diploma In Psychosexual and Relationship Therapy 2014
Nurse Diplomate of The Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare 2016
Accredited Member of British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy.
General Member College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

BACP

Accredited register membership

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Sexual Dysfunction including:
Painful Sex
Erection problems
Impotence
Premature Ejaculation/ coming too quickly
Issues around sexuality
Current or past Sexual Abuse
Current or past Emotional Abuse
Cross Cultural Relationships
Pre nuptial Relationships
Sexual Assault

Photos & videos

  • Therapy Room
  • Therapy Room
  • Therapy Room

Fees

£60 for individual 50 minute session

£80 for couples 50 minute session

Maps & Directions

Buckhurst Hill, IG9

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None

Availability

As well as working in the NHS I have a private practice currently on a Tuesday and a Thursday

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
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