Joanna Benfield (MPhil, MBACP - registered) - Partner at The Practice
104 Walton Road
52A Old London Road
Kingston Upon Thames
0208 133 4382 / 07752 700 981
I offer a counselling service to men, women and couples looking to improve their relationships and their sex lives. I provide a safe, open and shame-free environment in which all sexual and relationship issues can be discussed. My main areas of work include: low desire, erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation, painful intercourse, inability to reach orgasm and sex addiction. I help clients to:
- Improve personal relationships
- Enhance compatibility
- Increase confidence
- Resolve sexual problems
- Address sex addiction
- Enhance sexual performance
- Explore sexual identities
I also work as a general counsellor, helping clients to work with issues such as depression, anxiety, obsessive thinking and trauma.
My consulting rooms are situated in Kingston upon Thames and in East Molesey, Surrey. In addition to face-to-face sessions, I am able to provide counselling via webcam and telephone.
Training, qualifications & experience
I have a Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling, a Diploma in Psychosexual and Relationship Counselling (with distinction), as well as a Post-graduate Certificate in Psychological Coaching. I am also trained in person-centred counselling, cognitive behavioural therapy and brief solution-focused therapy. As part of my continued professional development, I have recently completed an MA in Counselling and Psychotherapy (specialising in sex addiction) and a Diploma in Supervision.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Relationship issues
- Separation and divorce
- Sex addiction
Photos & videos
I charge £95 per 50-minute session in Kingston upon Thames or East Molesey, and £75 per session conducted via webcam or telephone.
Payments can be made in cash or by credit card at each session, or by bank transfer in advance. Please note that the full session fee applies for sessions cancelled with less than 48 hours' notice.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
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Mondays - Fridays 9am-7pm; Saturdays 9am-2pm
Types of client
Supervision & training
I offer clinical supervision to psychosexual therapists and couples' counsellors, both face-to-face and via webcam.