Counselling and psychotherapy in Oxford
Sometimes life is not easy - relationship difficulties, low mood, depression, anxiety, bereavement, stress within the family or workplace can impact on self-esteem, leaving feelings of rejection, confusion, worry or uncertainty about the future.
Talking to an experienced, professional counsellor can help you resolve or understand the issues which are causing emotional or physical distress. In a conversation with a counsellor you may want to explore your relationship, experiences in your past, disappointments, communication difficulties , depression or issues you would like to change which may be affecting your happiness now.
As a therapist, I am a Registered, Accredited member of the BACP and adhere to the Ethical Framework for the Counselling Professions. www.bacp.co.uk
I work as a therapist in West Oxford, based in Botley in an established private practice. I also have 7 years experience as a relationship therapist seeing clients at Relate. I specialise in counselling individuals, couples and families using an integration of psychodynamic, systemic and narrative therapy. I have an Advanced Certificate in Eating Disorders and I am trained in The Rewind Technique for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. I am able to offer a flexible model of therapy that fits with your needs. I provide short or longer term work with appointments available during the day or evening Monday - Friday and usually two Saturdays each month.
I am experienced in helping clients facing difficulties with:
I work at Raleigh Park Clinic in West Oxford OX2 9AR and at Oxford House , Cowley OX4 2JY .Both venues are approximately two miles from the city centre, within easy reach bus routes. Parking is also available.
Contacting a counsellor and thinking about therapy is the first step towards change. Many people contact me following a personal recommendation from a friend, family member or GP. If you think I could be the counsellor to help you move forward, please read on.
I look forward to meeting you.