Fleur Western MA MBACP (Accred) UKCP
I run a confidential and private psychotherapy and counselling practice in the centre of Oxford, in Jericho. I offer Integrative Psychotherapy and Counselling and integrate psychoanalytic and humanistic theories with an emphasis on the therapeutic relationship. I offer short-term and long-term psychotherapy for individuals.
- Does life feel like its getting on top of you?
- Are you feeling confused and empty?
- Are you trying to make changes to your life?
- Could you benefit from a place to reflect on these feelings?
- Have you recently been bereaved and left feeling lost and alone?
- Do you wish you could talk to someone in confidence?
Training, qualifications & experience
I am an experienced psychotherapist and counsellor. I have the MA in Psychotherapy and Counselling, and the Advanced Diploma in Integrative Psychotherapy from Regent's College in London. I am a registered member of the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (www.ukcp.org.uk) and am also an accredited Member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (MBACP - www.bacp.co.uk).
I am an accredited Bereavement Counsellor, through Cruise Bereavement Care, and until recently worked in various NHS settings in both Oxford and London, covering a wide range of psychotherapeutic issues.
I work for Care First, an Employee Assistance Provider, as an Associate Counsellor. I am also an approved Psychotherapist for Oxford University and receive student referrals from their doctoral course in Clinical Psychology.
I am also co-chair of the Oxford Psychotherapy Society - www.oxfordpsychotherapysociety.org.uk
I am also a member of OTS - www.otscentre.co.uk - a diverse community of counsellors and therapists from a wide range of therapeutic orientations, offering a wide range of psychological therapies, methods and therapy formats. A one-stop access and referral point for the general public, helping you find the ‘right’ therapy and the ‘right’ therapist for you.
I have worked within an NHS setting, in both London and Oxford, working with many clients, covering a wide range of issues. Previously I worked for many years in Social Housing and for four years managing a busy office responsible for a range of housing tenure. I am familiar with employment related issues such as career mentoring, recruitment, and work related stress. I have also been involved in private property management and re-development.
I have a BA(Hons) in Social Studies from Sheffield Hallam University, MA(Hons) in Housing from the University of the West of England, Bristol.
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Career counselling
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Feeling sad
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Physical abuse
- Postnatal depression
- Pregnancy and birth
- Relationship problems
- Separation and divorce
- Sex problems
- Sexual abuse
- Work-related stress
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Loss of direction, coping with life's changes
To make an appointment please contact me either by phone or e-mail. The first appointment will be a consultation session and will last for 50mins. Subsequent sessions are 50mins in length and I charge £55 per session.
Where I work from
My practice is a 15-20 minute walk from Oxford City Centre, in Plater Drive, Jericho and is located in a quiet room within my home. There is free parking and bike racks available. There is also a reliable bus service to Jericho from the city centre.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
daytime appointments only
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|