Milebush Road
BT25 1TF


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About me

Hi my name is Joanne, welcome to my counselling directory profile.

I understand how difficult those first steps can be so well done for seeking support.

I am a qualified counsellor, with many years of experience in various fields . I provide a safe and confidential space for clients to discuss any issues they need support with.  I have a post graduate diploma in counselling from Strathclyde university and qualifications in solution focussed therapy and CBT. I provide tailor made support to each individual client.
I can work with adults and young people and I can also provide relationship therapy with couples and or family members.
I have an extensive working history in the field of mental health. this includes issues such as suicide and self harm, abuse, family issues, relationship issues, bullying, family breakdown, anxiety and depression and trauma.
I can provide daytime, evening and weekend appointments.
I have offices based in Dromore Co, Down, and Goban Street Portadown.
I am an accredited and registered member of BACP and I abide by their ethical framework and the data protection act 1998

Training, qualifications & experience

Post graduate diploma in counselling Strathclyde university Scotland.
Certificate in solution focussed therapy.
Certificate in CBT clinical disorders.
Relate training
Certificate in counselling skills QUB.
Formal training in:
Suicide and self harm risk assessing
Domestic violence and sexual violence (Dublin rape crisis centre)
Dual diagnosis
LGBT awareness
Trauma recovery
Homelessness and basic life support management
Clinical note taking (legal consultation)

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited


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I charge £40 per 50 min session for individual counselling
I charge £50 per 50 min session for couples and families
I provide a reduced rate for student counsellors.

Maps & Directions

Down, BT25 1TF

Type of session

Online counselling: Yes
Telephone counselling: Yes
Face to face counselling: Yes
Home visits: No

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


Accessibility information
Wheelchair user access: No

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
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