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About me

My name is Jackie and I am a very experienced, fully qualified Counsellor, I am based in Stourport, Worcestershire. Before becoming a qualified Counsellor I was a Life Coach and a HR Manager for an world-leading international manufacturing organisation. I have a wealth of life experiences to draw on as well as thousands of counselling hours working with young people aged 11-18 and as a volunteer to a local bereavement charity and working with adults in my private practice.

We all experience emotional times in our lives which we can struggle to make sense of, or to cope with. This can lead to many different feelings which can include stress, anxiety and depression; low self worth and an overwhelming sense of hopelessness . I offer my clients the opportunity to explore those often painful or challenging aspects of their lives in a safe, friendly and trusting environment, helping them to feel at ease and be able to explore life challenges knowing I'm not here to judge. I draw on my counselling knowledge and use a range of counselling theories which best suit the clients needs. My aim is to help clients understand issues which often prevent them from moving forward as well as giving clients new skills to help them deal with difficult situations in the future.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling Level 4 (Working with Addictions)
  • Diploma in counselling Advance (Working with Trauma)
  • Certificate in Counselling Advance (TA and Brief Therapy)
  • Certificate in Counselling
  • BACP Certificate of Proficiency
  • Foundation training in Drawing and Talking Therapy
  • NCFE Certificate in Drug Awareness
  • Safeguarding Training & Referesher Training (WSCB)
  • Safeguarding Supervision Training
  • Understanding & responding to Domestic Abuse
  • Suicide Prevention Guidance
  • Mental Health Skills Training

Member organisations

BACP

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

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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).

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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

£45.00 per session
Free initial in-person, telephone or online session

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Keyworkers
  • OAPs
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors
  • Unemployed

Additional information

Individuals -  £45 Per session (Hour)

Couples - £70 per session (1hr 30mins)

Supervision - £55 per session (1hr 30mins)

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

Currently I am only able to offer day time sessions.

Further information

If you have any questions please feel free to ring me and I will be happy to give you more details. If you find you are directed to my answer machine please leave a message and a convenient time to call, and I will get back to you as soon as I can. I'm the only person who will access your message and it will be treated in confidence. Alternatively, you can e-mail me with your queries if that's more convenient.

Stourport-on-Severn, DY13

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Children
Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Families
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair user access

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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.

Online platforms

Whatsapp
Zoom

Supervision

In person
Online
Phone

Having worked as a very successful counsellor both in a school setting and in private practise I have a wealth of counselling experience and clinical hours to draw on working both with children and adults.

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