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About me

I am a qualified and accredited psychotherapist working with individuals and couples. Whatever your difficulty, I offer a safe, confidential and accepting space where your experience, thoughts and feelings can be expressed and explored.

I work with a range of issues including bereavement, stress, anxiety, depression, childhood abuse and neglect, trauma, relationship difficulties, self esteem and eating disorders.

I am interested in how experiences throughout our lives can shape our perception of ourselves and others and create painful difficulties in living and relating. Psychotherapy can help to work through these difficulties; enabling us to respond to life's challenges with greater ease.

Couples therapy

I work with couples experiencing ongoing difficulties or a crisis in their relationship, providing a space where confusing or painful events and feelings can be safely understood, and restoring the possibility of healthy intimacy.

Training, qualifications & experience

I undertook a 6 year Masters degree in Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy. Prior to this I completed a 3 year Barefoot Practitioner Training which involved mindfulness practices and breathwork. In addition to my private practice I worked for two years as an honorary psychotherapist within the NHS. I have also worked as a counsellor in a drug and alcohol addiction agency.

Qualifications & Training

Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy Diploma and MA: Bath Centre for Psychotherapy & Counselling

Certificate in Counselling Skills: WPF Therapy, London

Barefoot Practitioner Training: Somerset

Certificate in Couples Therapy: Centre for Relational Couples Therapy, Stroud

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.

UKCP

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.

Accredited register membership

UK Council for 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.

Therapies offered

  • Couples counselling
  • Humanistic therapies
  • Integrative
  • Person-centred therapy
  • Psychodynamic therapy

Fees

£45.00 per session

Concessions offered for

  • Low income

Additional information

£60 for couples therapy (1 hour)

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

evening appointments available for couples

The Healing Rooms
162 Gloucester Road
Bishopston
Bristol
BS7 8NT

64 Alma Road
Clifton
Bristol
BS8 2DJ

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Adults
Older adults
Couples
Jess Orlik (MA, Dip)

Jess Orlik (MA, Dip)