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Jane Heart Counselling Services

Jane Heart Counselling provides a range of services including cognitive behavioural therapy, psychiatric support and psycho-educational groups, so each patient can find something that suits them.

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What type of counselling services do you offer?

At my practice, I offer lots of different types of counselling services – from individual sessions to group therapy. It all depends on what each client needs and what they’ll benefit from. Because a lot of my clients lead busy lives, I also offer online and telephone counselling if that suits their schedule better. Although I always suggest coming in for a face-to-face session now and then, as these are often very helpful.

What qualifications do you have?

To be a certified counsellor, you need to have a Level 4 qualification in counselling. This can be as a diploma, or at a degree or postgraduate level. I chose to go down the university route by undertaking a BSc Hons in Psychology & Counselling. This meant that I got a degree and was accredited by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP). I am now a registered counsellor with over 10 years of experience and have completed a number of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) modules.

What is the main reason your clients come to you?

Most of my clients have certain goals in mind when it comes to their therapy. Often they want to resolve issues which are causing difficulties in their lives. This may be problems in their personal relationships that they want help working through. It could be with their partner, family, friends, or work colleagues. Or they may want to develop coping mechanisms to help deal with their own mental health. But often these can interlink. For example, if a client is wanting help with their personal relationships, this often has a positive knock-on effect on their own mental health.

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The average price of Counsellors is £50 per session

Region Great Value
(session)
Average
(session)
Premium
(session)
Nationwide
£40
£50
£60
East Midlands
£35
£50
£65
East of England
£45
£50
£65
London
£42
£50
£65
North West England
£40
£50
£60
Scotland
£45
£50
£65
South East England
£40
£45
£60
South West England
£40
£45
£60
Wales
£45
£48
£50
West Midlands
£38
£45
£65
Yorkshire and the Humber
£42
£45
£65

Reviews

4.92/5.00

based on 126,509 reviews

Compassionate and great listener, offers insights into mental snapshot that are relevant and help in healing process. I highly recommend.

15 Jul 2024

John has been so helpful throughout the months of therapy. He is always calm and helps reflect on issues very professionally. I couldn’t be more grateful to have him as a therapist.

15 Jul 2024

John is a very understanding and empathetic person. He made me feel understood, and for me that was really important. He gave me a different or neutral perspective and help me resolve conflicting ideas in my mind. Furthermore, he helped me with my eating related issues, loneliness, interpersonal communication problems and lack of self compassion issues. He was completely non-judgemental and made me open up to him more. I highly recommend.

15 Jul 2024

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