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Hello, I'm Jo and I'm a fully qualified counsellor and psychotherapist offering individual counselling to adults over the age of 18, in person, online and over the phone.
My background is in therapeutic counselling, but I include elements from other counselling approaches, such as Gestalt therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Trauma-informed work to suit the needs of my clients.
What can I expect from counselling?
I will provide you with a safe, confidential, relaxed place to share your worries and concerns and to talk through the challenges you are currently facing. I believe that whatever has led you to seek counselling can be explored and processed without judgement, with the aim to help make sense of the difficulties you may be experiencing and ultimately help you to move forward in your life.
Counselling sessions are typically 50 mins on a weekly basis and I recommend starting with six sessions initially. I am happy to work on a short or long term basis to suit your needs.
Getting in touch is easy, just visit my website - https://mymindcounselling.co.uk and click on Availability and Contact to find out how to make contact.
Choosing a counsellor can feel like a daunting process which is why I offer a free, no-obligation, initial consultation so that you can get a feel for whether you feel I can help.
Training, qualifications & experience
- CPCAB Level 5 Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
- CPCAB Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling
- Diploma in Gestalt Therapy
- Counselling Complex Trauma – STARS (Sexual Trauma Violence and Recovery Services)
- BACP – How to do counselling online coronavirus primer.
Registered / Accredited
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National Counselling Society (NCS)
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
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).
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Areas of counselling I deal with
£40.00 per session
Free initial telephone or online session
Concessions offered for
The cost of sessions is usually £40 for 50 minutes, although I reserve a few sessions per week at a reduced rate for those in genuine financial need.