Julie Barclay MBACP (Registered)

Julie Barclay MBACP (Registered)

96 George Lane
South Woodford

9-11 High Beech Road

07429 031910

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About me

I am a Relate trained fully qualified counsellor and am able to offer a confidential, non-judgmental and respectful space for you to explore the issues which are concerning you.

Counselling provides an opportunity to talk through issues and I am here to support you to explore what is going on for you and to help you to achieve a greater understanding of yourself and your relationship with others.

Everyone is an individual, so I will work with what you as a client bring to the counselling room.

Counselling can help with:

  • Greater sense of self-worth and self-awareness
  • Increased confidence and self-esteem
  • Feeling calmer and more relaxed
  • Better communication skills
  • More intimate and satisfying relationships
  • Develop healthier patterns of relating to others

How I work

I offer a free initial telephone consultation as it is important for you to discover if you would feel comfortable working with me. This will also give you time to discuss what is troubling you, to ask questions and to get an understanding of how counselling works.

I offer counselling for individuals as well as couples and I see people with many different issues including anxiety, depression, family issues, panic disorder, loss and change, including affairs and betrayals. I also specialise in both relationship and bereavement counselling.

My counselling approach is integrative, person-centred, psychodynamic and systemic, which means I have a range of approaches to use when working in the counselling room.

Outside of my private practice, I work for Relate helping couples and individuals work through their relationship issues such as communication breakdown, parenting issues, affairs, bereavement, work or financial stresses and intimacy issues.

I also work as a counsellor at a local Hospice providing bereavement support to those whose loved ones have died. I work with clients helping them move forward through the grief process. I am very passionate about the work that I do at the Hospice.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Registered Member of the BACP.
  • Relate trained Relationship Counsellor working with both couples and individuals.
  • I work on a voluntary basis at a local Hospice as a Bereavement Counsellor.
  • CPCAB Level 5 Diploma In Relationship Counselling
  • CPCAB Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling
  • Counsellor Bereavement Training (Hospice based)
  • BACP Certificate of Proficiency
  • CPCAB Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Skills
  • CPCAB Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills
  • CPCAB Level 2 Certificate in Introduction to Counselling Skills
  • I am committed to Continuous Professional Development and I attend training days regularly.

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Counselling Fees:

  • Individual - Daytime £50 (9am to 4pm) £55 (8am)
  • Individual - Evening £55 (5pm to 9pm)
  • Couples - Daytime £70 (9am to 4pm) £75 (8am)
  • Couples - Evening £75 (5pm to 9pm)

Please feel free to ring or e-mail me to arrange a free initial telephone consultation.


I am able to offer a reduced fee for students and those on a low income.

I also offer a reduced fee to counselling students.

Further information

Location and Parking


The counselling room has good public transport links, both bus and tube. Loughton Station is a 5 minute walk away. There are local pay and display car parks which are free after 6pm.

South Woodford

The counselling room is only a minutes walk from South Woodford Central Line Underground Station.

There are local pay and display car parks and meter parking which is free after 6.30pm.

There is also parking locally in Sainsbury's which is free for a maximum 2 hours stay.

Maps & Directions

South Woodford, E18
Loughton, IG10

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


Accessibility information
Wheelchair user access:


Daytime and evening availability.

Types of client

Older adults