Jo Augustus

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BA (Hons) P. Dip. Art Psych, EMDR UK, Reg.HCPC.
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Rugby, Warwickshire, CV21
Limited availability
Limited availability

This professional is accepting new clients but may have a waitlist. Please enquire with them directly to discuss availability.

About me

I am a HCPC registered Art Psychotherapist with 25 years of clinical experience working with a range of clients presenting with mental health needs. I also offer talking Psychotherapy.

I am an EMDR UK registered EMDR therapist, and and also a qualified UKCP registered clinical supervisor.

How can I help?

I use a person centred approach to develop a therapeutic relationship with my clients. This helps over time to support you in gaining insight and understanding of the emotional and mental difficulties you're currently experiencing.

I provide a safe space to listen to you and together we can assess and identify the best therapeutic approach to meet your needs.

I offer both face to face and online therapy sessions. I am available to work with both children and adults.

I currently  have a waiting list for clients but please do get in touch if you would like to make a general enquiry or have any questions you would like to ask me, as I am here to help. My website is also available for you to browse. 

Training, qualifications & experience

EMDR Consultation, theory and practice. Manda Holmshaw, EMDR UK Association accredited trainer. London.2021

Diploma in creative approaches to supervision. British Psychodrama Association (UKCP) member organisation,2012.

Postgraduate Diploma in Art Psychotherapy, University of Hertfordshire, 1998.

I have over 25 years of clinical experience working with both art and talking Psychotherapies , with children and adults in a number of public sector settings, including residential therapeutic communities, schools and prisons. I also have an established private practice.

I have worked with a diverse spectrum of mental health needs over the years, including complex truama, PTSD, personality disorders, anxiety and depression.

I also have a wealth of experience in providing clinical supervision to a number of diverse professionals and trainees, including psychologists, counsellors psychotherapists and mental health nurses.

I also facilitate reflective practice to professional teams upon request, and have several years of experience within this field.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

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Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

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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.

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Complex truama

Severe anxiety and phobias

Combat stress

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£70.00 per session
Free initial telephone or online session

Concessions offered for

  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors
  • Unemployed
  • Refugees

Additional information

I offer a free 15 minute initial consultation by phone upon request.

EMDR Therapy -£70 per hour

Art Psychotherapy - £70 per hour

Talking Psychotherapy-£70 per hour

Clinical supervision- £70 per hour

Trainee supervision- £60 per hour

Reflective practice- £155-185 per hour ( group)

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

I currently have a very small waiting list for new clients.

Rugby, Warwickshire, CV21

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Children (0-12)
Young people (13-17)
Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)

Key details

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Online platforms

Microsoft Teams


In person

I obtained a Diploma in creative approaches to supervision, training with British Association of Psychodrama, a UKCP member organisation in 2012.

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