Laura Lanza

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Online Counselling MNCPS 24-01423.
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Verwood, Dorset, BH31
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

I tailor my theoretical approach to your individual needs with a focus on establishing rapport and building a trusting relationship.

I offer an empathetic and collaborative approach to mental health challenges, focusing on anxiety, depressing/stressful states, traumatic experiences such car crashes, work accidents, victim of terrorism, and relationship detachment of different source such as difficult separation/divorce and children contact, miscarriage, unsuccessful IVF treatment, historical domestic abuse, childhood foster-care experience and spiritual.

Faith is integral to a non-judgmental, caring, genuine stance. I am approachable and transparent in the way I work, we can work short-term on a specific issue or long-term, depending on what is appropriate. At any point in time, you can be sure that I am committed to helping you.

'My passion is to help you process/renew and discover a new way to live your life with a fresh sense of hope and purpose for the future'.

I am member of the Association of Christian Counsellors as well as the National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society.

Training, qualifications & experience

2024: First Aid and Mental Health Advocacy in the Work Place L2

2024: Healing Trauma: Essential Strategies for Shame, Self-Loathing & Working with the Body (Janina Fisher)

2024: Embracing Suicidal Parts: Using Internal Family Systems (IFS) Therapy to Heal Traumatic Wounds

2024: Insights and Strategies: Crisis Safety Planning with Youth and Teens

2023: Dip HE L5 Integrative Counselling and Spiritual Interface

2008: Health and Social Care

Experience:

2024/to date - Domestic Violence - children contact/Family Court Support Work

2023/2024 Young People (18/24) Homelessness/abuse/ life crisis- Practical and psychological and Support Work

2023/2024 Weight Matters - Issues with body image and disorderly eating linked to trauma- (London) Counsellor Trainee

2020/2023 Bournemouth YMCA Counsellour Trainee

2008/2022 Health Care/Neurodiversity Support Work Roles

Member organisations

ACC
Association for Christian Counsellors (ACC)

The Association of Christian Counsellors and Linked Professions is a professional body representing and setting standards for Christian counselling and care in the UK. The organisation is made up of various different membership categories, including Counsellor and Accredited, and requires all members working as counsellors to undertake Continuous Professional Development on a regular basis.

Accredited register membership

Association for Christian Counsellors
Accredited Register Scheme

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Association for Christian Counsellors

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Fees

£50.00 per session
Free initial telephone session

Additional information

Initial information chat on the Phone 

Sessions are 50 minutes long.

When I work

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Further information

If you need to speak to someone immediately someone can speak at the following helplines:
Samaritans: Free call 116 123
SANEline: 0300 304 7000
Papyrus HOPELINEUK: 0800 068 4141 (suicide prevention)
CRUSE Bereavement Support Helpline: 0808 808 1677
SHOUT - Text Support Service: 85258                                                            24/7 Rape & Sexual Abuse Support Line: Call free on 0808 500 2222

Verwood, Dorset, BH31

Type of session

Online
Phone

Types of client

Young adults (18-24)
Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)

Key details

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Additional languages

Italian

I am originally Italian so Italian is my first language

Online platforms

Whatsapp
Google Meet

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