Counselling can help by allowing you a safe space in which to explore your thoughts and feelings without feeling judged or rushed.
In the first session, I feel that it is important for me to explain how I work and you will be free to ask questions. We may not commence any therapeutic work, that is entirely up to you and you will set the pace going forward.
I am a qualified counsellor and registered member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), with a special interest in working with
I am a Person-Centred Counsellor which means that my approach is to offer you a safe place to explore your feelings and help you find a way forward without me judging or advising you. I am not rigid in my approach and will adapt to reflect your needs.
I am a fully qualified counsellor and a registered member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (www.bacp.co.uk). I abide by their ethical framework including an ongoing commitment to professional supervision. I also undertake regular professional development to broaden my own experience and to better understand my clients' needs. I hold full insurance for my practice and my counselling premises.
I have been a volunteer Counsellor at a secondary school for a number of years and One Recovery Bucks supporting adults with drug and alcohol addiction.
Initial session: I offer a free 50 minute consultation session to see whether counselling will be right for you, with no obligation to proceed further.
Individual client sessions: £45 (one hour)
I am sometimes able to offer flexibility with regard to costs. I offer reduced fees if you are on a low income, or if you are unemployed. Contact me to discuss this further.
Counselling students requiring therapy and personal development as part of their training, pay the reduced fee of £20 per session.
I am based in Aylesbury and have a number of rooms available in different locations.
You can view my profile on the Counselling Directory to verify my credentials
Meeting a Counsellor for the first time may feel like a daunting prospect, so I try to make it as simple and reassuring as possible. You can either call me on 07395 124333 or contact me via the form below and I will get back to you as soon as possible.