Ella Boynton

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PgDip, MBACP, regCOSRT - Sex and relationship therapist
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London SW17 & W1U
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

My name is Ella and I am an Integrative Psychotherapist and Psychosexual and Relationship Psychotherapist, seeing individuals and couples face-to-face and via Zoom.

Throughout our lives we encounter a range of challenges and experiences that can leave us feeling stuck, depressed, anxious, isolated, or without meaning. My aim is to build a space of trust where you can feel confident in bringing out the parts of yourself that you may have had difficulty sharing before. When starting on a therapeutic journey, the process can feel daunting. You may come to therapy with a certain issue you want to explore, or you may feel your life will be richer with greater understanding. Whatever brings you to therapy, my aim will always be to help you bring about positive, lasting change to your life.

Relationships can bring great joy and growth to our lives, but there are times when relationships can become a source of pain and frustration. By taking time to listen to our partners and to feel listened to, we can start the process of unpicking the unhelpful patterns we can find ourselves in. People do not enter relationships in isolation from past experiences, so being able to explore each person’s relational template can give the understanding and insight into how to heal and move forward. 

As a Psychosexual Psychotherapist, I specialise in creating a non-judgmental environment for the exploration of sex, sexual concerns, and addressing issues that impact overall relationship and sexual satisfaction. Dedicated to fostering deeper understanding between partners, my approach aims to empower individuals to embrace their sexual selves and cultivate a positive view of their sexuality.

I offer a free 30-min initial session to be able to speak about the things which have brought you to seek therapy and to explore working together.

I look forward to speaking with you

Training, qualifications & experience

For the last 8 years I have supported adults in a variety of mental health settings. From those experiences, I gained an appreciation for the importance of people feeling listened to, seen, encouraged, and supported. Working Integratively means that I utilise a range of modalities to help you explore issues you might be facing in your life. These include:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Sexual problems
  • Childhood trauma
  • Relationship issues

As a trained Psychosexual and Relationship (couples) therapist, I  have a broad understanding of issues related to sex, sexuality, and relationships including:

  • Sexual dysfunctions including Erectile dysfunction and Vaginismus
  • Lack of intimacy (sexual, emotional, physical)
  • Sexual assault and abuse
  • Communication
  • Coming out
  • Conflict

Training:

  • PgDip in Psychosexual and Relationship therapy
  • PgDip in Counselling and Psychotherapy
  • Certificate in Counselling and Psychotherapy
  • Foundation in Play Therapy

Member organisations

BACP
British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

BACP is one of the UK’s leading professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy with around 60,000 members. The Association has several different categories of membership, including Student Member, Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP, Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Accred) and Senior Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Snr Acccred).

Registered and accredited members are listed on the BACP Register, which shows that they have demonstrated BACP’s recommended standards for training, proficiency and ethical practice. The BACP Register was the first register of psychological therapists to be accredited by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

Accredited and senior accredited membership are voluntary categories for members who choose to undertake a rigorous application and assessment process to demonstrate additional standards around practice, training and supervision.

Individual members will have completed an appropriate counselling or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but they won’t appear on the BACP Register until they've demonstrated that they meet the standards for registration. Student members are still in the process of completing their training.

All members are bound by the BACP Ethical Framework and a Professional Conduct Procedure.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy
Accredited Register Scheme

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Fees

£70.00 - £110.00
Free initial online session

Health Insurance/EAP

  • Cigna
  • Aviva
  • Vitality

Additional information

Online session- £70 individuals, £90 couples 

Individual sessions range from £80-£100 and are dependant on location- Tooting/Marylebone

Couples sessions range from £100-£120 and are dependant on location- Tooting/Marylebone

When I work

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London, England, SW17

Type of session

In person
Online

Types of client

Young adults (18-24)
Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)
Couples

Key details

DBS check

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Online platforms

Zoom
Ella Boynton
Ella Boynton