Philomena Williams, BSc, MBACP (Accred)

Philomena Williams, BSc, MBACP (Accred)

Elizabeth House
39 York Road
Waterloo
Central London
SE1 7NQ

Copse Hill
Wimbledon
London
SW20 0SP

07432 871 511

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About me

I am an experienced, qualified counsellor and psychotherapist and a fully accredited member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP).

My counselling approach enables me to help my clients look at what is causing them concern from various perspectives. People come for counselling for many different reasons. Often they just want to feel better and get some help in resolving their problems.

My way of working is first and foremost based on respect for the client. I provide a confidential and safe place for feelings to be heard, acknowledged and allowed. My aim is to facilitate an environment where you can feel enabled to express your feelings freely without judgement.

Counselling is about helping you to help yourself overcome the difficulty and pain you are experiencing now. It can also lead you to a clearer understanding of how the past may be preventing a happier and more fulfilled life in the present.

Also, counselling can help with altering any self-defeating behaviours and habits, enabling you to function and cope better with all aspects of your life.

Please feel free to contact me for an informal chat to discuss if I am the right therapist for you.

Training, qualifications & experience

BSc (Hons) in Integrative Counselling – Roehampton University

Diploma in Humanistic Counselling and Psychotherapy – Roehampton University

Diploma in working with Adolescents – WPF Therapy

Extensive training and continuing professional development in bereavement and loss

For the past 10 years, I have worked as a private practitioner counselling adults and young people. I have also worked as a staff counsellor in a large NHS trust, as a founding member of a local bereavement service, as a voluntary adult and youth counsellor at the Wimbledon Guild and  as a school counsellor at a large secondary school in south west London.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

BACP

Accredited register membership

Fees

Individuals :

  • London Waterloo SE1 £75
  • Wimbledon £60
  • Young People £50

Concessions are sometimes available dependent on circumstances.

I offer short-term and long-term counselling depending on your needs from both my central London (SE1) and Wimbledon (SW20) offices.

Further information

Our work together will start with an initial assessment. This is to find out whether counselling or psychotherapy is right for you at this time.

This is an important starting point. It gives you an opportunity to discuss the problem you would like help with and to explore the sort of help you need.

I understand that counselling can be a big step – not just emotionally but also financially.

That’s why it is important for you to have the opportunity to get to know me and decide if I am the right therapist for you.

Maps & Directions

Central London, SE1 7NQ
London, SW20 0SP

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None

Accessibility

Wheelchair access: Unspecified

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Organisations