Lavern Thomas

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BSc.(Hons) Registered Member MBACP & Supervisor
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London, N18
Available for new clients
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This professional is available for new clients.

About me

Hello and welcome to my page.

Research shows that "the relationship" is the therapy, in which we and our clients live, breathe and find meaning.

Have you experienced domestic violence, suffer from depression, wants to know how to repair your relationship and live a fulfilling life, going through some work-related stress, experienced and dabbled with drug & alcohol addictions, suffer from anxiety, had a bereavement or loss, suffering in silence about self-harming or at a crossroad and don't know which way to turn, do you need a safe environment to explore all these overwhelming issues, please feel free to contact Capes Haven Ltd Counselling Services.
My services include:  One to One counselling and Supervision

I am a qualified Psychotherapeutic Practitioner, trauma informed, Brainspotting practitioner and Supervisor based in North London. My work also involves being a counselling lecturer and mentoring freelance trainer.

I hold a BSc (Honours) Degree in Integrative Counselling awarded by Roehampton University and approved by the UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP).

I am also a fully registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy  (MBACP). This is very important to you, as it means that I am bound and adhere to their ethical framework and code of conduct.

Being an integrative therapist means that I work using integration of the following modalities: Psychoanalysis, Humanistic ( person-centred and personal growth), Psychodynamic (predominantly early life development and experiences), Existentialism and Phenomenology (the what if? and why? questions we ask ourselves).

Training, qualifications & experience

Certificate in Brainspotting Phase 1

Certificate in Brainspotting Phase 2

Cerificate in Brainspotting Phase 3

Certificate in Counselling and Psychotherapy Supervision: Trained by Prof.Sue Wheeler and Prof. Delia Cushway- Leicester
BSc.(Honours) Integrative Counselling-Roehampton University
Certificate Counselling Studies Level 3 CPCAB
Certificate Counselling Skills Level 2 CPCAB
Certificate Initial Counselling Skills Level 2 CPCAB

I have experience of working with addictions (drug,alcohol, food & shopping) work-related stress, identity issues, race - culture, depression, trauma, bereavement and loss, relationships and relationship breakdowns, low self-esteem, domestic violence, anxiety, homelessness, gender, asylum and refugee women.

Member organisations

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

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Other areas of counselling I deal with



£60.00 per session

Concessions offered for

  • Trainee counsellors

Additional information

Adult Individuals:             £60.00 one to one counselling for 50 minutes
Counselling Students:       £50.00 one to one counselling for 50 minutes
Couples:                             £85.00 for 50 minutes

Brainspotting:                    £75.00 one to one session for 50 minutes

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Children (0-12)
Young people (13-17)
Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)
Employee Assistance Programme

Additional languages



In person

Seven Eyed Model of Supervision

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Lavern Thomas
Lavern Thomas