Services

Relationship Breakdown

We are all so different and sometimes unaware of other peoples’ feelings.  ‘My partner doesn’t understand me’; ‘we don’t talk’; ‘we don’t have fun!’  Sometimes we know we are ‘pushing buttons’.  Sometimes it is on a deeper psychological level.  If two people want to work on their relationship, having counselling can help.  Do we really […]



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Adoption Counselling

I qualified as an adoption counsellor in 2008.  I am an adoptive parent myself and understand attachment issues.  All behaviours reflect communication and our children carry so much baggage from their early formative years.  I can help you understand your children’s behaviour/emotions better, and find a way forward.  I work with adoptive parents, adoptees and […]



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Fostering and Children

I have vast experience working in social care, education and youth work and have worked with various ages of children/young people in care homes and foster care.  Within schools I worked with adolescents who were not accessing education.  I worked with the young person and their family.  Every person has so much potential; often life […]



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Family Therapy

Counselling can bridge gaps that develop within families.  A counsellor is detached from the emotions that exist and can encourage dialogue in a non judgemental way.  Achievable goals can be set for group members to work towards.  Each family member is given a voice to be heard and listened to.  Individual needs are explored and […]



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Behavioural and Emotional Issues

We might not like someone’s behaviour although it shouldn’t mean we don’t love them!  Often the two get bound together.  Why do we keep behaving in the same way?  If we can understand repeating negative patterns we can slowly make changes.  We all feel low or depressed at certain times in our lives.  This include […]



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Sexuality and Gender Issues

We are all equal aren’t we?!  Do we feel comfortable in our own skin?  Counselling gives the opportunity to fully explore ourselves and to move forward positively.  We have a right to be who we are and to feel good about ourselves.  Our self esteem is so important.  It can easily be dented by how […]



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