Thank you for taking the time to look here.
Going to talk to someone about distressing thoughts and feelings is a daunting experience. I hope my down-to-earth and practical approach will assist in your feeling more comfortable to talk. I try to be as authentic as possible and have many years' experience of relating to people in situations of distress and discomfort.
It's important you feel comfortable and safe with your counsellor, so an initial meeting to decide whether I am the right person for you is the first step, then we can decide together whether counselling is right for you and what to do next.
am a qualified counsellor trained in a Gestalt approach, accredited by the British Association for Counselling and
Psychotherapy and registered with the United Kingom Register of
Counsellors and Psychotherapists.
Counselling is a place to explore your feelings in total
confidence with a trained and experienced professional, who will
listen to you in a non-judgmental way. In doing so, the therapeutic
effect will enable you to develop a new understanding of your
from all walks of life come to counselling, for short or long
periods of time and for a variety of reasons, including:
depression, negative feelings
fear of intimacy
difficulty in expressing feelings
shares the need to want to effect change in their life and to
have more insight into their particular and individual situation.
the links below to learn some more about my background, approach
and the services I offer.