Dr Jessica Mayer Johnson

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Hackney E8 & Islington N1
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About me

I have over 18 years of post qualification experience as a psychotherapist/counsellor, Jungian Analyst and Group Therapist working privately and in the NHS. I also work as a psychotherapist at the University of London and teach and supervise trainee counsellors and psychotherapists.

I offer short and longer term counselling/psychotherapy , Jungian Analysis and Group Therapy

I have a particular interest and involvement in working with relationship issues, with helping people to develop their capacity for more rewarding and creative ways of relating with one’s self, with partners, family and in one’s work

Recognised psychotherapy/counselling provider for the major health groups: Bupa; Aviva and PruHealth

Training, qualifications & experience

Ph D, I have completed a four year training in Jungian Analysis/Analytic Psychotherapy with the British Association of Psychotherapists and a four year training in Group Analytic Psychotherapy with the Institute of Group Analysis

Member of the British Psychotherapy Foundation (BPF) British Association for Analytical Psychology (BJAA)
Institute of Group Analysis (IGA), British Association for Psychoanalytic and Psychodynamic Supervision (BAPPS,) International Association of Jungian Analysts ( IAAP)

I’m a registrant of UKCP (United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy) and BPC ( British Psychoanalytic Council) and compliant with their codes of ethics

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

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British Psychoanalytic Council (BPC)

The British Psychoanalytic Council (BPC) is a professional association, representing the profession of psychoanalytic psychotherapy.

The organisation is itself made up of fourteen member organisations and BPC accredits the trainings of its member organisations. An individual who qualifies from one of these trainings is then eligible for entry into the BPC's register.

BPC registrants are governed by a code of ethics, a policy of continuing professional development, a statement on confidentiality and a complaints procedure. The BPC is a Member Society of the European Federation for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy in the Public Sector (EFPP). Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP)

The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) is a leading professional body for the education, training and regulation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors. Its register is accredited by the government's Professional Standards Authority.

As part of its commitment to protect the public, it works to improve access to psychotherapy, to support and disseminate research, to improve standards and to respond effectively to complaints against its members.

UKCP standards cover the range of different psychotherapies. Registration is obtained by training or accrediting with one of its member organisations, or by holding a European Certificate in Psychotherapy. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

British Psychoanalytic Council
Accredited Register Scheme

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British Psychoanalytic Council

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Creativity in work and relationships
Jungian Analysis
Group Therapy
Developing ones potential for relating more creatively to others
in personal and work relationships

Cultural issues

Cultural identity

Burn out


Free initial telephone session

Health Insurance/EAP

  • Aviva
  • Axa Health
  • BUPA
  • WPA

Additional information

Individual counselling /psychotherapy , Jungian Analysis £60 - £80.00

Group therapy £35.00

Further information

Parking facilities
Easy access Dalston, Highbury, Stoke Newington, Islington
Dalston Kingsland and Canonbury London Overground ,Highbury and Islington underground

Hackney, London, E8

Islington, London, N1

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)

Additional languages



In person

Accredited with BAPPS ( British Association of Psychoanalytic and Psychodynamic supervision) Also UKCP registered supervisor Accredited training supervisor for several psychotherapy trainings with many years experience of supervising psychotherapy trainees.

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