Lynette Ashdown

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MBACP and NCPS (Senior Accred)
Available for new clients
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This professional is available for new clients.

Welling, Kent, DA16
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

My name is Lynette and I am an integrative counsellor and EMDR Therapist working on line and face to face. I am a Senior Accredited member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy and the National Counselling and Psychotherapy Society. As an Integrative counsellor I use a range of methods from different approaches so that I can tailor therapy to your individual needs. As an EMDR Therapist I am able to offer a specialist trauma therapy that is an effective treatment for trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). 

I can help you with a wide range of life difficulties including anxiety, depression and trauma. Together we can explore the issues that are troubling you whether these stem from your past, the present or your fears and anxieties about your future. I will provide you with a safe, non-judgemental and confidential space that will help us develop a unique therapeutic relationship that brings insight, understanding and acceptance and will help heal your pain.

If you’re feeling overwhelmed at the thought of coming to counselling or just unsure please contact me and we can have a chat about what to expect and how counselling works.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling - CPCAB
  • EMDR Practitioner accredited training by EMDR Europe Association Parts 1, 2, 3 and 4
  • Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Clinical Supervision specialising in online and telephone working 
  • Certificate in Bereavement Counselling - Cruse Bereavement Care
  • I am a clinical supervisor for Lewisham Bereavement Counselling Service and St Christopher's Hospice

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

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BACP
British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

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Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy
Accredited Register Scheme

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Fees

£70.00 per session

Health Insurance/EAP

  • Aviva
  • Axa Health
  • Vitality
  • WPA

Additional information

Clinical Supervision £50.00 per hour

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

Appointments available during the day and some evenings

Further information

Parking available

Bus routes B16 and 51

Welling train station 0.8 miles

Welling, Kent, DA16

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Adults
Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

DBS check

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Online platforms

Skype
Whatsapp

Supervision

Online
Phone

I offer one to one or group supervision via Zoom to trainee and qualified counsellors.

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Lynette Ashdown
Lynette Ashdown