Jonathan Aldwinckle Verified Professional Verified Professional
Verified Professional

Every professional displayed on Counselling Directory has been independently verified by our team to ensure they have suitable credentials to practise.

BSc (Hons) MBACP

About me

Hello, I'm Jon. I am a fully qualified and experienced Integrative Counsellor & Psychotherapist and a registered member of the BACP.  My private practice is based in my home in Kibworth Beauchamp, Leicestershire, ideally located just off the A6 between Market Harborough & Leicester.  

I work with adult individuals and couples who are seeking better emotional wellbeing. Whether you are struggling with unpleasant feelings linked to stress, depression or anxiety, or seeking support with improving relationships, healing from abuse or trauma,  exploring childhood difficulties or finding new meaning in life, I offer you the chance to reflect on the difficulties you are experiencing with someone from outside your day-to-day life.  

I believe each person and each path taken is truly unique, as people’s choices are influenced by their experiences and environment. I am passionate about my work and believe therapy can help you to understand yourself and the path you have taken. Through talking together, in confidence, I can help you to work through your difficulties, including deep-rooted beliefs and life experiences, actively engaging with you so that you feel heard, understood and valued.  Through working together I can help you to create the opportunity for positive change and growth, leading to greater understanding of yourself, fresh perspectives and a happier, healthier you. 

Special Interests

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Stress & Overwhelm
  • Emotional Instability & Impulsivity
  • Risk Taking & Self-Destructive Behaviours
  • Confidence & Low Self Esteem
  • Panic Attacks & Fear
  • Trust, Doubt, Paranoia, Guilt & Shame
  • Abuse & Neglect
  • Childhood Development
  • Relationships
  • Searching for New Meaning

Training, qualifications & experience

Training & Qualifications:

  • First Class, BSc (Hons) Degree in Counselling & Psychotherapy
  • Foundation Course in Group Analysis
  • Therapeutic Communities Accredited Training
  • Diploma in Creative Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief Therapy

Experience:

I have worked in therapeutic settings for the past 15 years, primarily in public services, including forensic settings, education, and local authority, supporting people who have multiple complex emotional and relational issues. This includes extensive experience of working with individuals, couples and groups. 

Member organisations

BACP

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

BACP is one of the UK’s leading professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy with around 60,000 members. The Association has several different categories of membership, including Student Member, Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP, Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Accred) and Senior Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Snr Acccred).

Registered and accredited members are listed on the BACP Register, which shows that they have demonstrated BACP’s recommended standards for training, proficiency and ethical practice. The BACP Register was the first register of psychological therapists to be accredited by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

Accredited and senior accredited membership are voluntary categories for members who choose to undertake a rigorous application and assessment process to demonstrate additional standards around practice, training and supervision.

Individual members will have completed an appropriate counselling or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but they won’t appear on the BACP Register until they've demonstrated that they meet the standards for registration. Student members are still in the process of completing their training.

All members are bound by the BACP Ethical Framework and a Professional Conduct Procedure.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

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.

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Photos & videos

Fees

From £25.00 to £70.00

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors

Additional information

  • Individuals: £50.00
  • Couples: £70.00
  • Counselling Students: £40.00
  • Groups: Price on request
  • Initial assessment: £25.00

All sessions are for 1 hour and typically take place once a week. 

I also provide a limited number of concession appointments for students and those on a low-income. Please contact me for further details and availability.

Payment via: Cash, Card or Bank Transfer

When I work

  • Monday – 6pm – 9pm
  • Tuesday – 6pm - 9pm
  • Wednesday – 6pm - 9pm
  • Thursday – 6pm – 9pm
  • Friday – 6pm – 9pm
  • Saturday – 9am – 12pm
  • Sunday – Closed

Further information

I currently work face to face and remotely, via telephone or Microsoft Teams. 

For more information about me and the services I offer please see my website. 

Kibworth Beauchamp, Leicestershire, LE8 0SD

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Adults
Couples
Groups

Key details

DBS check

In England and Wales, the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS, formerly known as CRB) carry out criminal records checks for individuals working with vulnerable groups, such as children. To find out more, visit gov.uk , or contact this professional directly