I am a Senior Accredited Counsellor and Psychotherapist offering counselling to clients in Lanchester, Durham. Sessions are available by Zoom, telephone or face to face at Lanchester Community Centre.
I specialise in working with couples or individuals with relationship problems, having trained with Relate both as a Counsellor and Supervisor.
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I also offer counselling and psychotherapy for individuals experiencing a range of life issues and some of these are listed below:
My aim is to listen to clients' stories and help them to find a way forward that feels right for them. I am not here to judge but to help clients find their own resources and work at their own pace. Click here to see more information about counselling About Counselling
If you are a couple in County Durham, Consett or Newcastle and considering relationship counselling, but not sure if it is right for you, it might be helpful to consider some of the following:
HOW CAN RELATIONSHIP COUNSELLING HELP?
Relationship counseling provides a confidential space where you can talk about your relationship with a trained counsellor who will be both respectful and objective.
When working with a couple, I aim to make sure that there is space and time for each of you to be heard.
As an outside observer, with over 30 years experience of offering paychotherapy to couples or individuals who are experiencing relationship difficulties, I will be able to provide some helpful feedback on your ways of relating.
Often the work will be about ways of improving communication to help you develop effective ways of talking together. This can help you both to understand each other better.
SOME OF THE ISSUES THAT I CAN SUPPORT YOU WITH:
Taking the first step
It can feel quite daunting to take that first step to begin counselling and it is important that you feel completely comfortable with me.
Couples or individuals looking for a psychotherapist in Durham, Consett or Bishop Auckland are very welcome to contact me via e-mail or phone and we can have a short conversation prior to your thinking about booking a session.
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