Joanna Clapp, Reg. MBACP. Counselling and Psychotherapy

Joanna Clapp,  Reg. MBACP.  Counselling and Psychotherapy

Hastings
East Sussex
TN34

Hastings
East Sussex
TN35

07443 003543

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Hastings
East Sussex
TN34

Hastings
East Sussex
TN35

07443 003543

About me

I am an experienced counsellor/psychotherapist with an accessible private practice in Hastings and St Leonards. People come with all kinds of concerns such as anxiety, depression, relationship difficulties and confusion. Things may have felt not right for a long time, or a recent event may have triggered doubts or questions. Your sessions will give you insight and perspective to make decisions and feel better.

There may not be others you feel you can talk to openly about what's going on. I give you a confidential space where you can talk freely about whatever's on your mind. Your sessions with me will lead you to a deeper understanding about yourself, your current situation, and your relationships with others so that you gain an improved sense of well-being and clarity.

As a couple you may be unsure if the difficulties you're going through are life's ups and downs, or something more serious. Counselling can help make your relationship more fulfilling, or can help manage your separation and its impact on others if this is the right thing for you.


In the first session, we will discuss and agree how best to work together. Revealing hidden patterns from the past and gaining techniques to manage daily life are both useful. Your counselling will start straightaway.

I offer flexible appointments which include Saturdays and evenings. Sessions can be short-term to focus on a specific concern, or longer-term allowing more time in a non-judgemental and private environment. Online or telephone counselling may fit in better with your working pattern or location, or with managing your disability.


Concessions and monthly discounts
are available, see below.

Training, qualifications & experience


Postgraduate Diploma in Psychodynamic Psychotherapeutic Counselling

Further training in:

Couples and relationships
Stress and mindfulness
Dreams in therapy
End of life
Suicidal thoughts

Pre-trial therapy

Bereavement and loss

Mindfulness


Registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), and abide by the BACP Ethical Framework for the Counselling Professions.

DBS checked, insured, and regular supervision.

I currently work in private practice and in a local low-cost counselling service in Hastings and St Leonards.

Member organisations

BACP

Accredited register membership

Other areas of counselling I deal with


Students and studying
Living with disability
Dreams
LGBTQ
Times of great change in life

Ageing and older age
Relocation, cultural isolation

Photos & videos

  • January 2017

Fees


Sessions are 50 minutes


£40 individual or couple session
£35 online or telephone for individuals


10% reduction for 4 sessions when booked and paid in advance for face to face sessions
Reduced fees/concessions for young people, students, and those on low income - please call me to discuss

Further information

Free on-street parking, public transport nearby

If you have a disability affecting your mobility, please contact me about your access requirements. A home visit may be possible.


Comments from previous clients:

"Thank you, it's made such a difference"

"Talking to you made things clear in my mind"


Maps & Directions

Hastings, TN34
Hastings, TN35

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None

Availability

Weekdays daytime and evening, Saturdays

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples