Tanya Levene

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Hove, England, BN3
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About me

Hi I'm Tanya (they/she). I am an experienced, integrative, queer Counsellor, Therapist & Supervisor. I work interactively, spiritually & creatively with adults, young people, couples & groups. I'm a warm, open minded person with a good sense of humour.

I offer a confidential, respectful, safe space to create an empowering therapeutic relationship where you can explore, question, challenge & break free from self-imposed constraints & beliefs such as fear, lack of self-confidence & anxiety to find the authentic you. 

During our sessions there is time for reflection, connection & freedom using language, imagery, mindfulness, metaphors, sand tray & other forms of creativity & self-expression. 
My work is influenced by my own emotional & spiritual journey as well as my genuine want to support people to live happier & healthier lives.

I offer short or long term therapy and sessions are 50mins either face 2 face, telephone or online.

Free parking and near to bus stops.


Training, qualifications & experience

Diploma in Counselling
Advanced Certificate in Transpersonal Psychotherapy
Diploma in Supervision
Certificate in Group Work
Certificate in sexuality and gender and the Transpersonal
Certificate in Living without Violence
Accredited Certificate - Integrated Domestic Abuse programme
Certificate in Risk Assessments 
Certificate in Body Listening Psychotherapy
Respect Accredited Trainer
Professional Training in Therapeutic Mindfulness                                                        Certificate Couples Work

CBT Diploma

Life Coaching Diploma


BACP registered since 1994

Member organisations

BACP
British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

BACP is one of the UK’s leading professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy with around 60,000 members. The Association has several different categories of membership, including Student Member, Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP, Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Accred) and Senior Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Snr Acccred).

Registered and accredited members are listed on the BACP Register, which shows that they have demonstrated BACP’s recommended standards for training, proficiency and ethical practice. The BACP Register was the first register of psychological therapists to be accredited by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

Accredited and senior accredited membership are voluntary categories for members who choose to undertake a rigorous application and assessment process to demonstrate additional standards around practice, training and supervision.

Individual members will have completed an appropriate counselling or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but they won’t appear on the BACP Register until they've demonstrated that they meet the standards for registration. Student members are still in the process of completing their training.

All members are bound by the BACP Ethical Framework and a Professional Conduct Procedure.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy
Accredited Register Scheme

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Other areas of counselling I deal with

LGBTQIA+ Issues
Gender Issues                                                                                                                Trans Issues
Body Listening Psychotherapy
Anger Management
Anxiety Management
Domestic Violence
Controlling Behaviour
Communication
Assertiveness
Relationships                                                                                                                Couple work
Young people
Mindfulness

Fees

£70.00 per session
Free initial in-person, telephone or online session

Additional information

£70  Individual therapy 

£75  Anger management

£95  Couple work

Sessions are 50 minutes




When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

Further information

I am an experienced counsellor and have been have been working as a counsellor in Sussex for 27 years.  I specialise in anger management, domestic violence, LGBTQI+, gender issues and sexuality.
I currently work at the Living without Violence Programme for men and women perpetrators of domestic abuse, facilitating group work, 1-1 counselling and couple work.
I also work at MINDOUT an organisation for LGBTQI+ people with mental health issues running peer support groups in gender and sexuality and at MANKIND, running process groups for men who have been sexually abused in childhood.

Hove, England, BN3

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Children (0-12)
Young people (13-17)
Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)
Couples
Families
Groups
Organisations

Key details

DBS check

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Online platforms

Skype
Whatsapp
Zoom

Supervision

In person
Online
Phone

I am a qualified supervisor and work interactively and creatively with qualified and trainee counsellors.

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