Linda Nunn BA (Hons) in Counselling MNCS (Accredited)
Hello, I offer a safe, confidential environment, in which a respectful therapeutic relationship can be established.I am based just over 2 miles outside Durham City centre and I offer both short term and long term counselling.
My core ethos is in the Person-Centred approach however this can depend on your needs. I believe that each person experiences is unique, and I offer number of therapeutic models, which include cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), mindfulness and play therapy. I have experience of working with adults, children and young people.
Training, qualifications & experience
- BA (Hons) in counselling
- Foundation degree in counselling
- Level three foundation course in counselling skills for working with children
- Level two helping skills
- Level two childcare and education
- Level three care and early years
- Diploma in playgroup practice
I have over six years counselling experience, working within the voluntary sector, education and in my private practice (Pebbles Counselling Service), with children, young people and adults.I have a background in working education, as a learning support assistant (18 years).
I attend monthly clinical supervision sessions, the purpose of these sessions is to monitor my practice and enables me to work in line with The National Counselling Society ethical framework.
I regularly attended CPD (continuing professional development ) training, conferences and workshops, to up date my skills and knowledge and understanding.
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Anger management
- Asperger's syndrome
- Attachment disorder
- Attachment disorder in children
- Behaviour problems
- Child related issues
- Childhood bereavement
- Childhood bullying
- Depression and anxiety in children
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Feeling sad
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
Assessment/consultation - First assessment session is £20
All subsequent appointments are charged at £40 per therapeutic hour (50 mins), which is payable by cash or cheque.
A discounted rate is applied of £30 a hour for clients aged 18 or younger
I normally suggest 6 to 10 weekly sessions with a review at the 5th session, each session lasts 50 minutes.
I am very happy to speak with you in advance during a short telephone call if you would like further information or to ask more questions
Appointments cancelled less than 24 hours before agreed appointment will be charged at full rate.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
My practice room is upstairs ,arrangements can be made to use another room Please contact me for further details.
Mondays 9 till 7 Tuesday 9 till 7 Wednesday 9 till 7 Thursdays 9 till 5 Fridays 9 till 5 Saturdays 9 till 4
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|