Jennifer Rooney-Levy M.A. PGDipl.Psych,Adv Psych, UKCP &BACP.Twickenham,Richmond
Jennifer Levy is an experienced Psychotherapist and Counsellor and has been working in her professional field for over 12 years. Specialist areas are; working with Anxiety, Trauma, PTSD, Stress, Depression, Existential concerns , Self esteem, Post traumatic growth, Personal growth and self development. Jennifer's approach to mental health & well-being is holistic and inclusive of the spiritual and transpersonal aspects of human experience. Currently working in Private Practice in Twickenham TW1 and Richmond.
Jennifer gained her academic qualifications from the University of Northampton, and the Centre for Counselling & Psychotherapy Education in London (CCPE)-Specialising in Integrative Transpersonal Psychotherapy. Both schools are approved and accredited by the BACP & UKCP Boards of Psychological Practice.
Humanistic / Transpersonal philosophy validates the inner potential that can be revealed through the process of working on oneself through depth psychotherapy and establishing a way of being that sits in alignment with our true nature. Psychotherapy facilitates a space for a client to reconnect to their own inner resources such as intuition, held in the mind body connection, self reflection and exploring creativity & dreams as a guide along the inward journey towards healing and self development.
Her approach is Transpersonal, integrative humanistic, drawing mainly from Attachment based approaches, Psycho-dynamic & Psychoanalytical approaches, CBT, EMDR, Mindfulness, exploring dreams & creativity, Transpersonal and Jungian approaches.
She also teaches mindfulness meditation through guided practice and draws upon her knowledge of the Psyche/Soma connection, Trauma recovery, Self regulation & stress management. Jennifer works in a way that is integrated, intuitive, client centered & grounded in her knowledge and 12 years experience in practice.
Jennifer's previous experience includes; working within the NHS, local authority mental health services, hospitals, mental health institutions and Counselling Centres across West London and Surrey as well in the private sector. She set up her private practice in East Twickenham TW1 near Richmond West London in 2009. Where she currently practices.
She is a fully accredited Psychotherapist, Counsellor and EMDR Clinician- Accredited by United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) and the British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP).
Jennifer currently works at her private practice in East Twicknham TW1, close to Richmond and the surrounding areas of Teddington, St Margarets, Richmond and Kew.
All content is strictly confidential, as a professional Psychotherapist & Counsellor Jennifer is committed to the best codes of practice and the highest standards of care and abides to the UKCP & BACP codes of ethical practice.
Psychotherapy & Counselling can help with:
-Anxiety and Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD)
-Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
-Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
-Low Self Esteem
-Loss of meaning & Purpose
-Managing difficult emotions or experiences
Therapy provides a safe space where you can reconnect to yourself and give a voice to your experience. The journey through psychotherapy and Counselling also provides an opportunity for self development and the uncovering of inner potential and capacity. Jennifer aims to work in a way that facilitates personal growth within an individual as well as addressing areas of difficulty or distress.
Psychotherapy offers general life guidance from a depth psychology perspective bringing to a clients awareness the unconscious thought patterns , behaviors and core beliefs that no longer serve them well, enabling insight, self development and an opportunity to move forward from an informed position with greater awareness.
Benefits of Psychotherapy & Counselling:
People who have sought help through Psychotherapy & Counselling have reported benefits such as:
-Increased Self awareness
-Renewed sense of purpose in life
-Increased sense of Self worth & Self esteem
-Increased cognitive functioning & ability to focus
-Increased Job satisfaction
-Increased ability to form constructive working relationships
-Greater capacity for life
-Increased emotional stability
-Greater insight & intuition
-An increased sense of inner depth
-A consistent sense of well-being
Consulting Rooms (by appointment only)
Because of the current Covid-19 situation all appointments are currently held online via Zoom
Full address provided upon booking,
TW1 , Richmond Upon Thames,
Consulting Address is in easy reach of
Teddington, Twickenham, Ham, Hampton Hill, Whitton, Hampton Wick, St Margret's, Richmond, Kingston, Kingston Upon Thames, Hampton, Hounslow, Hanworth, East Molesey, Isleworth, Molesey, Syon Park, Surbiton, Thames Ditton, Osterley, West Molesey
On Bus Route R68, 1 min walk from Mallard Place bus stop.
On Bus Route 33, 4 min walk from Michelin Gardens bus stop.
Nearest Train Stations
Strawberry Hill (0.5 miles)Teddington (0.8 miles)Fulwell (0.9 miles)Twickenham (1 miles)St Margarets (London) (1.4 miles)Whitton (London) (1.6 miles)Kingston (2 miles)Richmond (2.2 miles)Hampton (2.3 miles)Hounslow (2.3 miles)
Nearest London Underground Tube Stations
Richmond (2.3 miles)Hounslow East (2.8 miles)Hounslow Central (2.9 miles)Osterley (3.3 miles)Kew Gardens (3.4 miles)
Wheelchair access: No
Training, qualifications & experience
- UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) Accredited Psychotherapist - Humanistic, Transpersonal and Integrative Therapist
- British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) Registered Counsellor and Psychotherapist
- EMDR Clinician
- Advanced Post Graduate Diploma in Integrated Psychotherapy. Centre for Counselling and Psychotherapy Education (UK)
- Post Graduate Diploma in Transpersonal Dream Work Centre for Counselling and Psychotherapy Education (UK)
- M.A. in Transpersonal Psychotherapy University of Northampton (UK)
- BACP and UKCP Accredited Post Graduate Diploma Training Course Integrated Counselling and Psychotherapy Centre for Counselling and Psychotherapy Education (UK)
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.
UK Council for Psychotherapy
The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) is a leading professional body for the education, training and regulation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors. Its register is accredited by the government's Professional Standards Authority.
As part of its commitment to protect the public, it works to improve access to psychotherapy, to support and disseminate research, to improve standards and to respond effectively to complaints against its members.
UKCP standards cover the range of different psychotherapies. Registration is obtained by training or accrediting with one of its member organisations, or by holding a European Certificate in Psychotherapy. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.
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
Accredited Register Scheme
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Areas of counselling I deal with
Other areas of counselling I deal with
- Dream Analysis
- Personal Development
Morning & daytime appointments are available. some evening availability.
Currently all sessions are online via Zoom
Please Contact Jennifer for further information or to book an appointment.
Where do you work?
I have a practice in East Twickenham, which is only a few minutes’ walk away from Strawberry hill train station and a bus stop. There is parking available and it is very close to Richmond, Teddington, Kingston, Hampton, Isleworth and Hounslow
What sort of difficulties do you work with?
I have experience working with the following issues:
Depression; panic attacks; stress and anxiety; bereavement; relationship problems; emotional, physical and sexual abuse; lack of meaning; divorce; eating disorders; spiritual crises; ageing; identity problems; adoption; disability; problems rooted in childhood trauma.