Lorraine Friend MA BA(Hons) Registered Member MBACP
01406 364119 / 07901 636102
Hello I am Lorraine, I am a qualified Counsellor, based in Long Sutton, South Lincolnshire. Monday and Tuesday daytime and evenings. I offer a safe, confidential and non-judgemental environment.I also work in South Wootton King's Lynn, Thursday and Friday daytime and evenings
Are you suffering from Anxiety? Over thinking, despairing, can't cope, not sleeping?
Do you have Depression? Struggling to cope with everyday life, Is it an effort to get up, motivate, do the normal things you used to do?
Have you experienced sexual and/or domestic abuse, feel quilt, shame, feel you must be to blame somehow?
Are you grieving for a loved one? you might have been grieving for years and are struggling to cope with your loss.
Are you a parent of a child or teenager who is suffering Anxiety, self harm. they are distant, withdrawn, you don't know how to help them.
When you find yourself struggling to cope with difficult times. it can help to talk, Counselling can help you to find a way forward, help you to understand and cope with how you feel.
I am a registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)and adhere to their Ethical Framework.
I have experience of working with Stress, depression, Anxiety,Bereavement,Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD),Post-Traumatic Stress, Phobias. Domestic and Sexual Abuse. Gender and Sexuality issues.I specialise in Trauma therapy,
I counsel older children of 10+ Adolescence and Adults.
Training, qualifications & experience
Master of Arts Counselling
Advanced Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling Practice 2016
BA (Hons) Degree in Psychology and Sociology
I am currently working towards Acreditation with the BACP
I work for SARC (Sexual abuse referral Centre) The Harbour Centre in Norwich. I am based in King's Lynn
I also work as a counsellor for MIND in Cambridgeshire
My counselling experience also includes voluntary counselling for Lincolnshire County Council Sure Start.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Attachment disorder
- Bipolar disorder/Manic depression
- Body dysmorphic disorder
- Carer support
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Gender dysphoria
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Internet addiction
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic disorder
- Physical abuse
I charge £20 for an assessment session
£40 per 50 minute session thereafter. For individual sessions
£50 per session for couples
I offer a reduced rate of £25 for students undertaking professional counselling training., who require personal development therapy. but I am unable to offer supervision for placements.
I can offer a reduced rate for those receiving benefits.
£40 for initial Assessment and per session there after for EAP
I am happy to counsel disabled people in their homes, who are other wise unable to access outside counselling organisations. Within a 20 mile radius.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
I am available 9am until 9pm monday to friday. Monday Tuesday daytime and evening in long Sutton and in South wootton Wednesday Thursday and Friday Daytime and evening 6pm until 9pm
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|