Jacqui Miller

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ONLINE Therapeutic Counsellor ; MBACP; Dip Couns;
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Devizes, Wiltshire, SN10
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

Hello, my name is Jacqui Miller (Azure Dragonfly Counselling). I am a therapeutic counsellor and I specialise in online talking-therapy sessions.

I offer online sessions for anyone over 18 in the UK who is experiencing low self-esteem; anxiety; depression; identity issues; neurodivergence; or a chronic illness. I support clients who are going through various life transitions, problems, and experiences relating to work, home, family and relationships.

  • Have you been suffering in silence for years - wondering how to manage recurring feelings of anxiety or low mood?
  • Maybe you are concerned about the impact that life experiences have had on your self-esteem?
  • Do you feel you are different, misjudged, misunderstood, or treated unfairly by others?
  • Do you want to feel more confident in being your authentic self?
  • Perhaps you have recently had a medical diagnosis and are trying to come to terms with what that means for you?
  • Are you caring for a loved one with a chronic condition, disability, or neurodivergence, and feel you would benefit from a safe outlet, or some emotional support? 

Now is a great time to think about positive mental health and find out how counselling can help.

Working as an integrative counsellor means that I can give you opportunities to work in a way that feels right for you. That may include, for example, focusing on situations, thoughts and feelings in the present; looking at experiences and memories from the past; exploring relationships, behaviours and habits; or thinking about identity, roles and self-development. 

I can offer you support, openness, and acceptance, and will collaborate with you in creating an environment that feels safe to explore your experiences at your own pace. 

My work is informed by counselling training, psychological learning and research, lived experience, and a commitment to professional and personal development.

I believe that counselling can transform lives - helping us to manage difficult emotions, negotiate challenging life experiences, and change unwanted thoughts and behaviours.

Counselling can open our eyes to new possibilities, boost our confidence, resilience and self-esteem, and improve our mental health and physical wellbeing. 

With the right therapeutic relationship counselling has the capacity to be life-changing. 

Being seen matters - I am ready to listen, and support you to achieve your counselling goals.

Please visit my website https://azure-dragonfly-counselling.co.uk for more information, or email me if you would like to book a free initial consultation. 

Training, qualifications & experience

Counselling Qualifications:

  • Level 4 - Diploma in Integrative Therapeutic Counselling (cpcab)
  • Level 3 - Certificate in Counselling Studies (cpcab)
  • Level 2 - Certificate in Counselling Skills (cpcab)

Previous studies:

  • BA (Hons) inc. Biological Psychology & Child Development

Current studies:

  • MSc in Psychology and mental health wellbeing

I am an integrative counsellor with experience in Psychodynamic, Person-Centred, Psycho-Educational, Gestalt, Transpersonal and Cognitive Behavioural approaches to therapy.

I began working with Wiltshire MIND as a volunteer student-counsellor, and have continued to work with them, alongside my work in private practice, since qualifying.

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

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Fees

£30.00 - £45.00
Free initial telephone or online session

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors
  • Unemployed

Additional information

An initial online or phone consultation is free.

I have a limited number of low-cost online session places available for clients who are unemployed or on a low income.

I will be offering low-cost online counselling sessions for trainee counsellors (£35 per session) starting April 2024. Please contact me if you are interested.

When I work

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My working hours are Tuesday to Thursday from 11am to 7pm.

There is also some availability on Sunday afternoons.

Further information

I spent over 25 years working in educational and social care settings, supporting vulnerable children, young people, and adults before moving into therapeutic counselling. 

I have facilitated several awareness and support groups including positive parenting and domestic abuse courses. I have many years' experience working with adults, children, young people, and their families, supporting them to manage a wide variety of both practical and emotional issues. 

I have experience working as a Wellbeing Support Advisor.

Devizes, Wiltshire, SN10

Type of session

Online
Phone

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults

Key details

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Online platforms

Zoom

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