Lorraine Friend MA BA(Hons) Registered Member MBACP
01406 364119 / 07901 636102
Hello I am Lorraine, I am a qualified Counsellor, based in Long Sutton, South Lincolnshire. I offer a safe, confidential and non-judgemental environment.I also work in South Wooton a couple of days a week.
When you find yourself struggling to cope with difficult times, talking can be very helpful. Counselling can help you to find solutions that help you to move forward.
I am a registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)and adhere to their Ethical Framework.
I have experience of working with Stress, depression, Anxiety,Bereavement,Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD),Post-Traumatic Stress, Phobias. Domestic and Sexual Abuse. Gender and Sexuality issues.I specialise in Trauma therapy,
I counsel older children of 12+ Adolescence and Adults.
Training, qualifications & experience
Master of Arts Counselling
Advanced Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling Practice 2016
BA (Hons) Degree in Psychology and Sociology
I am currently working towards Acreditation with the BACP
I also work as a counsellor for MIND in Cambridgeshire and SARC, (part of Norfolk Constabulary)
My counselling experience also includes voluntary counselling for Lincolnshire County Council Sure Start.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Attachment disorder
- Bipolar disorder/Manic depression
- Body dysmorphic disorder
- Carer support
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Gender dysphoria
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Internet addiction
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic disorder
- Physical abuse
I charge £20 for an assessment session
£40 per 50 minute session thereafter.
I offer a reduced rate of £25 for students undertaking professional counselling training., who require personal development therapy. but I am unable to offer supervision for placements.
I can offer a reduced rate for those receiving benefits.
£50 for initial Assessment and per session there after for EAP
I am happy to counsel disabled people in their homes, who are other wise unable to access outside counselling organisations. Within a 20 mile radius.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
I am available 9am until 9pm monday to friday. Monday Tuesday evening in long Sutton and in South wootton Wednesday Thursday and Friday evening 6pm until 9pm
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|