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Jo Vickers BA (Hons) Counselling & Psychotherapy NCS Accredited

Lincoln LN5 & Boston PE21
07484 323363 07484 323363 Registered / Accredited
Lincoln LN5 & Boston PE21

About me

My aim is to co-create an environment that offers you a place to bring and share your unique experiences and begin to explore and understand how they have impacted you. I believe everyone can benefit from sharing their stories; often being truly heard for the first time. Nonetheless, this can feel odd initially, sat sharing information with a stranger.

My creative approach to therapy responds to your individual needs to best support you whilst undertaking this. My experience of working with survivors of trauma has been a live demonstration of the impact of previous and current experiences on our health.

Emotions can become 'stuck' and we can get trapped in a narrative that informs us we 'can't'. I will encourage you to 'notice' and be 'curious' about what's helpful & what's not and enquire what informs you of this. I will support you with compassion to become more self-aware, enabling you to better support yourself during day to day life.

I believe that change occurs as a result of the relationship that is co-created between client and therapist, therefore I encourage you to make a few enquiries before committing to work with anyone. I offer a free telephone consultation to enable you to communicate what you feel your needs are and ascertain if you feel we'd be a 'good fit'.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • BA (Hons) Humanistic Counselling Practice-University of Nottingham
  • My initial training included a focus on Trauma, Sex & Sexuality & Solution Focussed practice.
  • Accredited Registrant with National Counselling Society (MNCS).

I have experience of working therapeutically within school environments. Working 1to1 with clients, supporting them through their unique experiences of anxiety, sexual identity, body dysmorphia, and many other presentations.

I currently, also work with a charity that provides counselling for survivors of Rape and Sexual abuse. Working with children, young people and adults.
My initial training included a focus on Trauma, Sex and Sexuality and Solution Focussed interventions.

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.

NCS

National Counselling Society

The National Counselling Society

This Not For Profit association of counsellors and psychotherapists aim to support the counselling profession, members and training organisations.

In 2013 the NCS register was accredited by the Professional Standards Authority under the Accredited Voluntary Register Scheme. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

National Counselling Society

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

  • Existential therapy
  • Humanistic therapies
  • Mindfulness
  • Person-centred therapy
  • Play therapy
  • Solution focused brief therapy

Fees

£40/ 50 minute session.

£30/session for counselling students.

76a South Park
Lincoln
Lincolnshire
LN5

Mindfulofbeing Centre
Tresillian House
Tattershall Road
Boston
Lincolnshire
PE21 9LR

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

Both practice sites are on the ground floor.

Availability

I can offer daytime and evening appointments at both my locations.

Types of client

Children
Young people
Adults
Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme
Jo Vickers BA (Hons) Counselling & Psychotherapy NCS Accredited

Jo Vickers BA (Hons) Counselling & Psychotherapy NCS Accredited