Jane Pointon

Jersey, JE3 4FL
01534 864224 01534 864224 07797 740056 07797 740056 Registered / Accredited

About me

I am a qualified Systemic Psychotherapist, registered with UK Council of Psychotherapy (UKCP*), Association of Family Therapy (AFT), and the States of Jersey. I have an MSc in Family Therapy from Southampton University. I am a wife, Mother and Step-Mother, I have worked in Jersey and abroad including five years with the British Forces in Germany and Hong Kong.

I welcome diversity in my practice, working with the LGBTQ community.

Experience

I specialise in relationships, including those within families, between siblings, friendships and work colleagues that cause unhappiness, anxiety or depression. I am also happy to see people with health concerns or disabilities. I have a background in Nursing and Health Visiting and was an approved trainer with the Alzheimer's Society. I am aware of the challenges within a relationship caused by the introduction of children and/or step-children and times of transition.

To remain registered as a psychotherapist I must undertake continual professional development and supervision both of which I am scrupulous in keeping up to date with.

I am aware of the healing effect of nature on the spirit and I am able to offer sessions, in good weather, outside in a peaceful meadow. Joined if you wish by my dog and cat.

Most of my therapy is face to face but I am able to offer online therapy if being in your own space helps you to feel more confident.

As a Family Therapist/psychotherapist I am able to see individuals or families or whoever the client feels is of importance to them.

Sessions last for approximately one hour and there is no upper limit to the number of sessions although the average is between 4 and 6.

I see clients on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday's either at my Sion address or online via Video Conferencing.

The first session is an assessment where we decide together if this is a useful way of working for you and if not I may be able to suggest a more suitable route to follow.

I am on the Board of Directors of Kairos Arts www.kairosarts.org

I have been a founder member of Jersey Association​ of Family Therapy (JAFT)

*UKCP is accredited by the Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care. Professional Standards, ethical requirements and complaints procedure can be found on the UKCP website www.pscyhotherapy.org.uk. Jane is also a member of the Association of Family Therapy

MSc Family Therapy, RGN, CM, HV, PGCE, Alzheimer's Society Approved Trainer,

Training, qualifications & experience

MSc in Family Therapy at Southampton University

Over 20 years of experience as a family therapist

Interest in Ecotherapy

Supervision offered

Registered General Nurse

Health Visitor

Certificate in post-compulsory education.

Alzheimer's society approved trainer

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.

UKCP

UK Council for Psychotherapy

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

UK Council for Psychotherapy

Accredited Register Scheme

The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Ecotherapy

I am very interested in the effect that animals and nature have on a persons well being, I am happy to have a pet in my therapy room and also to walk around my garden with clients if that helps people to be able to talk

Therapies offered

  • Couples counselling
  • Family/systemic therapy
  • Person-centred therapy

Fees


£75 per session to be paid at the end of each session.

Beechvale House
La Grande Route De St. Jean
St. John
Jersey
JE3 4FL

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language Unspecified
Other languages None

Accessibility

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a counsellor's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

You can contact the counsellor to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Wheelchair user access

Availability

From 9-5.30 Monday,Tuesday and Wednesday

Types of client

Children
Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Families
Employee Assistance Programme

Supervision

I offer supervision to all qualified counsellors in Jersey, personal therapy for trainee counsellors and supervision for trainee counsellors.

Online supervision
Telephone supervision

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01534 864224 01534 864224

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