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Lisa Wood - Timeout Counselling

Gainsborough DN21 & Scunthorpe DN15
07770 522074 07770 522074
Gainsborough DN21 & Scunthorpe DN15

About me

Hi, my name is Lisa and I am a fully qualified person centred counsellor with over nine years qualified experience within my profession, however, I have over fourteen years experience of working, training and volunteering within the mental health sector. I am also a registered member of the BACP.

The name of my organisation is Timeout Counselling, and is based in Scotter, and Scunthorpe therefore, close to Scunthorpe, Gainsborough, Brigg, Grimsby, Hull, and surrounding areas.

My main emphasis of work is to facilitate you in gaining a deeper understanding of self and your emotions. The sessions are client lead, both in counselling and in counselling supervision, with the security of professional boundaries in place.

I am available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings, and some flexibility Tuesday and Thursday daytimes. I also have appointments on a Saturday. If you are interested in finding out more information then please feel free to check out my website, timeout counselling, and my LinkedIn profile.

I also offer

Confidence building courses
Stress Management courses
Assertiveness courses.

locally and for organisations.

shortly, I will be running mindfulness classes.

Training, qualifications & experience

- BA Hons Degree in Counselling studies
- Diploma in Counselling Supervision

Diploma in working therapeutically with children and young people

- Certificate of proficiency (BACP)
- psychology qualification
- Level 1 and 2 in Counselling skills and theory
- Level 3 in Counselling skills and theory

- 2016 mental health capacity
- 2017 BACP certificate of attendance working with bereaved clients
- 2017 BACP certificate working with addiction
- 2017 safeguarding training
- 2017 volunteers and the law.

- 2017 online CBT diploma

- 2017 MindEd website

- Psychology
- Mental health level 2
- Mental capacity
- Bereavement
- Domestic Violence
- Gender identity
- Feminist therapy
- Eating disorders
- Self harm
- Anger management
- Safeguarding in adults and children


diploma in counselling children and young people

Death Café training

Gender awareness training

safeguarding everyone

safeguarding in education


Btec level 3 in teacher / training

diploma in working with bereavement ( trained with Cruse )

Member organisations


British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

BACP is one of the UK’s largest professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy. Therapists registered with the Association fall into a number of different membership categories such as Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP and Registered Member MBACP (Accred), each standing for different levels of training and experience. MBACP (Accred) and MBACP (Snr Accred) members have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by the Association.

Registered members can be found on the BACP Register, which was the first register to achieve Accredited Voluntary Register status issued by the Professional Standards Authority. Individual Members will have completed an appropriate counselling and/or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but will not appear on the BACP Register until they've progressed to Registered Member MBACP status.

All members are bound by a Code of Ethics & Practice and a Complaints Procedure. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

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.

Therapies offered

  • Cognitive and behavioural therapies
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
  • Couples counselling
  • Group therapy
  • Humanistic therapies
  • Integrative
  • Mindfulness
  • Person-centred therapy


  • All assessments are £20 for a £45 minute appointment for private paying clients.
  • £30 per hour for one to one counselling appointment Private paying clients.
  • NOTE: for EAP and other Organisations I do charge between £45 - £90 per session. as well as further costs for paperwork/ reports that are required.
  • £50 per hour for a couple or a family appointment (over 18's)
  • £30 per hour for counselling students on placement (supervision)
  • £35 per hour for qualified counsellors (supervision)
  • £25 per 45 minutes for a child under 17
  • Discounts available for all students, those on low income and OAPs

Concessions offered for

  • Keyworkers

Further information

Due to ( Covid 19)

I am offering discount to those who work in the NHS or other key workers.

Please get in touch for further details.  I appreciate that this is an unsettling time for everyone, and were all in this together.

Take care


West Lindsey

Type of session

In person
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language Unspecified
Other languages None


Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a counsellor's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

You can contact the counsellor to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Wheelchair user access

However, I can offer telephone/ facetime counselling or make alternative arrangements for wheelchair access.


Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings.

various times Tuesday and Thursday daytime.

Saturday daytime 10:30 to 3:30pm

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme


I passed my counselling supervision diploma in February 2016 with a distinction.  my work is mainly person centred, with over fourteen years of experience and knowledge within the counselling profession.

Online supervision
Telephone supervision

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Lisa Wood - Timeout Counselling

Lisa Wood - Timeout Counselling