Leonie Akehurst MBACP

Leonie Akehurst MBACP

Sevenoaks
Kent
TN15

Otford
Kent
TN14

07989435536

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Sevenoaks
Kent
TN15

Otford
Kent
TN14

07989435536

About me

I am an experienced and qualified counsellor who works in an integrative and creative way to I offer a safe boundaried relationship within which individuals/couples can explore.
I have worked in a hospice and a women's refuge and in a local volunteer bureau offering low cost counselling.
During the last 8 years I have worked in private practice in Tunbridge wells and sevenoaks.

I use a variety of approaches to enable me to tailor the work to each individual. These include family systems, gestalt and psychosynthesis.
I work with individuals ,couples and offer supervision.

I can see clients in Otford, Sevenoaks and Tunbridge Wells daytimes, and some evenings.
I can offer short or long term contracts.

Training, qualifications & experience

Diploma in Integrative Psychosynthesis
Supervision Diploma
Certificate in Group facilitation , Working with therapy groups.
The Freedom programme (For Women living or recovering from Domestic Violence)
Non directive Play therapy certificate.
Diploma in creative expressive arts in therapy
certificate in brief solution therapy
Working with obsessive compulsive disorder
The Solihull approach.
Parenting courses, Solihull approach, Parent-link, Step-parenting, Managing Anger,
I have worked extensively for the last 11 years with young families supporting their parenting and mental health.
I have developed and run variety of workshops on a variety of subjects .
My interests are Domestic Violence, Post natal depression and managing anger, bereavement, Loss of meaning, menopause, effects of childhood abuse.
Attachment disorders.

Member organisations

BACP

Accredited register membership

Fees

Assesment session £25 individual, £30 for a couple
Subsequent sessions £45.00 individual, £65 for a couple
Supervision £45
Sliding scale offered for people on benefits

Further information

I am a member of the BACP and work within their ethical framework

Maps & Directions

Sevenoaks, TN15
Otford, TN14

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None

Availability

Daytimes some Evenings

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Families

Supervision & training

Supervision available

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