Dr Janice Brydon
Dr Janice Brydon is a Chartered Counselling Psychologist, who practices mainly within a person-centred and integrative frameworks for more than 15 years. She is also trained as a psychodynamic and cognitive behavioural therapist (CBT) and is a specialist in EMDR trauma therapy. Janice is qualified to carry out psychometric testing including assessments for Autism and IQ. Janice has worked in the field of psychology and psychotherapy for over fifteen years working with Adults, Adolescents and Children providing individual therapy. She provides a secure and confidential environment in which to explore your difficulties and establish a treatment plan that is specific to your needs.
Janice’s area of expertise is in trauma (including; loss, separation, bereavement) and abuse, she has experience of working with a range of other issues, including; anger, anxiety, panic, depression, low self esteem, identity issues, personality disorders (PD) or generally miserable and feeling that life has lost its purpose. She has worked in a number of NHS organisations, including GP surgeries.
Training, qualifications & experience
What I can help with
Abuse, ADD/ADHD, AIDS/HIV, Anger Management, Anxiety, Bereavement, Child related issues, Cultural issues, Depression, Disability, General counselling, Health related issues, Identity problems, Loss, Mens Issues, Mental health issues, Obsessions, OCD, Personal Development, Phobias, Post-traumatic stress, Pregnancy related issues, Relationships, Self Esteem, Self Harm, Sexual identity, Stress, Trauma, Women's Issues, Work related issues.
Dr Janice Brydon has a degree in psychology, a Masters in Counselling and a doctorate in counselling psychology. She is a member of the British Psychological Society, EMDR Association, BACP and registered with the Health Professionals Counsel.
Registered / Accredited
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Health and Care Professions Council
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They keep a register of health professionals who meet their standards, and they take action if registered health professionals fall below those standards. They were created by a piece of legislation called the Health Professions Order 2001.
Registration means that a health professional meets national standards for their professional training, performance and conduct.
Areas of counselling I deal with
Types of therapy
Clients I work with
Adults, Children, EAP, Older Adults, Young People
How I deliver therapy
Home visits, Long-term face-to-face work, Online counselling, Short-term face-to-face work, Telephone counselling, Time-limited.