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Jennie Geddes BA Psych / Soc (hons), Dip.Couns, MBACP (Accred)

Liverpool L1 & L17
07725 850635 07725 850635 Registered / Accredited
Liverpool L1 & L17

About me

I qualified as a counsellor in 2000, and since then have worked with many people from different walks of life. I am passionate about working with people and supporting people to grow and manage their lives in an ever-changing and ever-challenging world.

I work with individuals and couples. For individuals, it may be you are looking to get over an obstacle, change a pattern or find a deeper understanding of yourself. For couples, you may want to find a way of improving communication, or moving forward from a problem.

I will listen without judgement, and support you in finding your way through the ever-changing world we live in.

I offer both short and long term counselling, and can arrange a brief chat via email, Zoom or Skype at no charge to see if we can work together.

Jennie Geddes BA (hons) PSYCH/ Soc, PG Dip Couns, MBACP (Accred)

BACP membership number: 00573247

Training, qualifications & experience

I hold a degree in Psychology / Sociology and a Post-Graduate Diploma in Counselling gained in 2000. I have had in-depth training in areas including: trauma, PTSD, sexual health and trans-cultural working. I have experience in working within the fields of relationships, trauma, trans-cultural therapy, HIV, sexual health and homelessness.

I qualified as a counselling supervisor, completing my training at the Metanoia Institute in 2008. I offer clinical supervision to student counsellors, experienced counsellors, groups and other workers in the statutory and voluntary sectors.

I have 28 years’ experience of working with people and counsellors in the support and voluntary sector in management and as a practitioner.

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.

BACP

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

BACP is one of the UK’s largest professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy. Therapists registered with the Association fall into a number of different membership categories such as Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP and Registered Member MBACP (Accred), each standing for different levels of training and experience. MBACP (Accred) and MBACP (Snr Accred) members have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by the Association.

Registered members can be found on the BACP Register, which was the first register to achieve Accredited Voluntary Register status issued by the Professional Standards Authority. Individual Members will have completed an appropriate counselling and/or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but will not appear on the BACP Register until they've progressed to Registered Member MBACP status.

All members are bound by a Code of Ethics & Practice and a Complaints Procedure. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & 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

I work with social anxiety, health anxiety and social isolation

I have over 17 years experience in working with loss and dislocation, and people living in the UK from overseas

Therapies offered

  • Couples counselling
  • Humanistic therapies
  • Person-centred therapy

Fees

I charge £50 per hour for counselling and supervision.

There is no charge for cancellation over 72 hours notice.

I charge £10 for sessions cancelled with less than 72 hours notice to cover my costs for non-refundable room hire charges.

I charge for a full session if cancellation is within less than 24 hours

125A Ullet Road
Liverpool
Merseyside
L17 2AB

60 Rodney Street
Liverpool
Merseyside
L1 9AD

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

125A Ullet Road is wheelchair accessible I am experienced in working with interpreters, but clients would have to cover the cost of this.

Availability

I can offer appointments from 8.00 am until 8.30 pm

I can offer appointments via Skype and Zoom between these times

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Groups
Organisations

Supervision

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Online supervision
Telephone supervision

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Jennie Geddes BA Psych / Soc (hons), Dip.Couns, MBACP (Accred)

Jennie Geddes BA Psych / Soc (hons), Dip.Couns, MBACP (Accred)