Jennifer Doherty

Jennifer Doherty

Stanstead Abbotts, Ware

07598 109 811

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Stanstead Abbotts, Ware

07598 109 811

About me

Just talking about your feelings could be helpful.  Counselling can be an opportunity for us to explore the emotional difficulties you may be experiencing.  I believe that given sufficient support and the right environment, you’ll be able to resolve issues and find a solution to the challenges you face.

I’m a qualified Counsellor, with a holistic approach.  I offer confidential talking therapy in a safe, relaxed environment.  I'm trained and experience in bereavement counselling, relationship issues, redundancy and everyday issues that can become overwhelming, such as getting married, moving home or changing career.

I work in a person-centred way; exploring how the world is for you and how you feel.  In the therapy room, you are the expert in your thoughts and feelings. I’ll listen without judgement and accept you for who you are.

Counselling can be an opportunity for you to try to understand why you’re feeling what you’re feeling, or find a different way of coping, or start knowing yourself, and that’s done through our therapeutic relationship.

Sometimes, to be able to make changes you need self-awareness and self-acceptance and counselling can be useful for that process. We can work together to enable you to accomplish change.

Sessions are available on Fridays between 8.30am and 8.00pm

I only work with individuals over 18.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy
  • Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling
  • Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Skills
  • Level 2 Award in Counselling Skills (Using Counselling Skills and Introduction to Counselling Skills Theories)
  • Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills (Diversity and Ethics in Counselling, Counselling Skills and Personal Development
  • Accredited NLP Practitioner
  • Working with Interpreters
  • Cruse Bereavement Care Training
  • Holding the Bereavement Frame
  • Sexual Violence Awareness Training
  • Child Protection / Safeguarding Children
  • Vicarious Trauma
  • Protective Behaviours Overview
  • Freedom Programme Co-Facilitator

Member organisations


Accredited register membership

Other areas of counselling I deal with

I am trained and experienced in working with clients bereaved by suicide or traumatic death, complicated grief, and multiple loss.

I work all areas of abuse; threats, emotional abuse, physical attacks, sexual abuse, financial control, stalking and harassment.

I also work with clients with interpreters and signers.


First session / assessment (30 mins) £20

Subsequent sessions (50 mins) £40

The fee is payable at the beginning of each session, either in cash or by cheque

Sessions that are missed with no notice are charged at the full rate

If you need to reschedule or cancel a session, please contact me, providing a minimum of 24 hours’ notice, you can call me on 07598 109 811 or leave a voice message

Further information

My Diploma placement was at Herts Women's Centre where I continued to be a volunteer counsellor and co-facilitated the Freedom Programme.

I currently volunteer for the Bereavement Counselling Service at St Joseph's Hospice in Hackney.

Maps & Directions

Stanstead Abbotts, Ware, SG12

Type of session

Online counselling: No
Telephone counselling: No
Face to face counselling: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None


Contact me Mon-Fri 9.00am-5.00pm. Sessions available on Friday 8.30am-8.00pm

Types of client

Older adults