Lynsay McMahon (MBACP)

Lynsay McMahon (MBACP)

Suite 8
Jacobean House
1a Glebe Street
East Kilbride
G74 4LY

07792403305

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Suite 8
Jacobean House
1a Glebe Street
East Kilbride
G74 4LY

07792403305

About me

Having experienced the need of counselling in my own life, I feel that I am in a position to better understand what it takes to make that first step. I aim to provide a safe space for you, and work together at a pace that is suitable for your needs and development.

I am a qualified counsellor working with clients using a Person Centered approach and a member of the BACP. I have recently begun adding a pluralistic approach to my therapy. This involving working collaboratively with my clients, their individuality thus incorporating shared decision making.  I can work with a wide range of concerns and assist you with issues you may be facing such as anxiety, depression, trauma, addictions, stress, anger, sexual abuse and many others.

An example of this approach is discussing with you what you would like to achieve from therapy then working together to achieve the most effective way to get there.

I work therapeutically using aspects from varied approaches based on what you find to be helpful; including Person Centered, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Psychodynamic Therapy and Transactional Analysis.

These techniques enable me to work with a variety of concerns, and my findings are that regardless of what the concerns are that bring you to counselling, it is the relationship we build together which makes the biggest difference.

I have had experience working with both school children and adults. I worked with several troubled school children for a period of time, finding each of their personal development very rewarding. I am involved with a voluntary organisation where I counsel adults with many different and difficult issues. I continue to do this.

You can work it out, I'm here to help you achieve this!

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Diploma in Counselling
  • PDA in Addiction Counselling
  • PDA in Setting up Private Practice
  • Certificate in Child Protection

Member organisations

BACP

Accredited register membership

Areas of counselling I deal with

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        Fees

        I encourage clients to have an initial assessment appointment in order to decide if we can build a therapeutic relationship. This is a 30 minutes long session and is charged at £25.

        Each session after this is £35 per session. This includes day and evening appointments.

        Student discount available at £25 per session

        Payment is taken at the end of each session and can be made via cash or card.

        Maps & Directions

        East Kilbride, G74 4LY

        Type of session

        Online counselling: No
        Telephone counselling: No
        Face to face counselling: Yes

        Practical details

        Sign language: No
        Other languages: None

        Accessibility

        Wheelchair access: Yes

        Availability

        10am - 9pm

        Types of client

        Young people
        Adults
        Older adults
        Organisations
        Employee Assistance Programme