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Sally Lomax Psychotherapist/Counsellor MBACP FPC

Amersham, Buckinghamshire, HP7 0HP
07760338587 07760338587

About me

I am an experienced counsellor and psychotherapist, working with adults in Amersham. I offer weekly sessions for both short and open ended periods in a warm, comfortable and confidential environment.

How can counselling help?

I believe that by talking in a safe, empathetic, quiet and non-judgemental space, we can make effective changes in our lives and enhance our well-being, so that life feels less difficult and better understood.

There are times when we all experience emotional and psychological difficulty. We can feel overwhelmed and sometimes life can feel unmanageable, we all feel the need to 'off load'.

I believe that we all have the capacity to change and the opportunity to manage and explore  unresolved issues and conflicts with counselling can reduce anxiety and difficulties, leading to experiencing a more fulfilled life.

I work from a 'psychodynamic' perspective which recognises that current difficulties can be linked to earlier life experiences. It is the understanding of the origins of these difficulties that can be helpful as they impact on us in the present.


If you feel that you would like to explore the possibility of counselling or  psychotherapy with me, then please telephone or email me and I will contact you to arrange a consultation. An initial consultation takes about 50 minutes and is an opportunity for us to talk together about what might be helpful to you. Ongoing sessions are weekly and are also for 50 minutes.

Training, qualifications & experience

I completed my professional training at WPF Therapy in London, I continue to practice there.

Certificate in Counselling Skills (WPF)
Advanced Diploma in Psychodynamic Counselling and Psychotherapy (WPF)
Post Graduate Diploma in Psychodynamic Studies (Roehampton University)
Certificate in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) from WPF
I am a member of BACP and FPC (WPF) and abide by their codes of ethics, professional conduct and practice.  I have full professional indemnity.

Member organisations

BACP

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

  • Psychoanalytical and psychodynamic
  • Psychodynamic therapy

Fees

Initial consultation  £65
Weekly sessions of 50 minutes £65
I am able to take on clients with low incomes at a reduced rate, please contact me for further details.

Further information

Free car parking available.

24-28 The Broadway
Amersham
Buckinghamshire
HP7 0HP

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language Unspecified
Other languages None

Accessibility

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 Unspecified

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Sally Lomax Psychotherapist/Counsellor   MBACP  FPC

Sally Lomax Psychotherapist/Counsellor MBACP FPC