Laura Gavshon BA Hons, MBACP

Laura Gavshon BA Hons, MBACP



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About me

I have come to use several approaches, in order to be flexible and sensitive to the different experiences that you, the client, bring. Our relationship is an important part of helping you navigate what's troubling you, and I believe a respectful, non-judgmental and human relationship is key to this.

We will explore those areas in your life that you know make you unhappy or uncomfortable.
We might also uncover other, unexpected areas which give fresh insight.
And together, we can begin to facilitate a process of understanding and change.

I work with people in the arts and creative industries in my private practice, and have a lot of experience in higher education, public health and the performing arts. I also supervise individuals.

Training, qualifications & experience

- Diploma in Person-Centred Counselling
- Post-Graduate Certificate in CBT
- Certificate in Person-Centred Supervision
- Advanced Certificate in Conflict Resolution and Mediation
- Certificate in Brief Therapy
- Certificate in Couple Counselling
- Post-Graduate Certificate in Neuroscience and Attachment Theory

I have been a therapist for 12 years and have worked in educational institutions and public health centres, as well as running a private practice. I also mediate between parents and their children. Much of my work involves people in the performing arts and creative industries. I offer individual supervision.

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Other areas of counselling I deal with

Mediation (especially with families, between parents and their children)


Please contact me to find out about fees.

Further information

- Metanoia Institute London

My main practice is well-served by public transport; 2 minutes away from Finchley Road tube station (Zone 2, Jubilee and Metropolitan Lines), very near to Finchley Road & Frognal Overground Station, as well as several bus routes.

Maps & Directions

London, NW6

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
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