Life is not always plain sailing and most people will have times where they are dissatisfied with life or have lost a sense of purpose or direction. Emotions such as stress, fear, anger, loss andanxiety can have a huge impact on both physical and mental health. If you are struggling with your emotions and want to explore, understand or change some aspect of your life then counselling may help. Please look at my website and, if you feel I could help, contact me to arrange an assessment session.
I am an experienced and qualified psychotherapist, registered and senior accredited member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and a member of the BACP coachingdivision. I work in private practice in Poole, Dorset with individuals and couples who are frustrated at repeating the same patterns, lacking motivation, struggling with relationships either professional or personal, feeling stuck and unfulfilled amongst other issues.
Do you suffer with stress, anxiety, panic or depression? Are you struggling to cope with low self esteem, anxiety, depression bereavement, trauma, childhood abuse or work stress? I AM APSYCHOTHERAPIST AND COUNSELLOR WORKING IN POOLE & BOURNEMOUTH, DORSET? You can choose a free initial half hour appointment or a reduced fee (Ј20) full 50 minute appointment. This gives you the chance to meet me and talk about what you want.
We aim to provide an affordable professional counselling service in a safe, confidential and homely environment. We have only experienced Counsellors, each with their own areas of expertise. Throughcounselling we will provide you with the opportunity to resolve old hurts and to bring excitement and vitality into areas of life that may have become empty of meaning. We will give you the opportunity to explore and express feelings that you have come to consider unacceptable or difficult.
I truly believe that none of us should suffer or endure a problem so great that it interferes with our happiness and well being or hinder relationships with family and loved ones. Sometimes all weneed is a little guidance and help to resolve these problems within enabling us to move forward in life with greater confidence and inner strength to cope. I am committed to help you do just that.
Most of the time we have the ability to handle difficult situations when they arise. However, things can happen to us in life that we are not always prepared for and sometimes these circumstances canmake us feel down. Talking to someone qualified and experienced in a safe, confidential, environment can help us find the answers we need to continue.
Ms Brook-Tanker has been a qualified Clinical Psychologist for 16 years and a Consultant Psychologist for 10 years. She completed her first degree with Honours in Psychology at Southampton Universityin 1987. She went on to train in Clinical Psychology (Masters level) at the Institute of Psychiatry, University of London, which she completed in 1992; she then underwent further post-graduate training in cognitive-behavioural therapy at the renowned Institute of Psychiatry.
Jon completed his first degree in Psychology at the University of Wales in 1992. He later completed a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology at the South Thames Regional (NHS) Clinical Psychology TrainingScheme at the Salomon's Centre in Kent in 1998. During this period Jon worked within the NHS in south east England in the following specialities: Children & Families; Adult Mental Health; Learning Disability; Older Adults; Forensic Mental Health; Physical Disability; Brain Injury and Health Psychology.
When you contact me I will invite you to tell me a little bit about why you are seeking counselling now. We can then arrange an initial appointment so that we can meet and discuss in more depth whatis going on for you and what you would like to gain from the counselling. This will last for 1 1/2hrs and cost £40.
I am a Counsellor, Life Coach and a Teacher with over 20 years of experience. I provide a safe, confidential environment where together we can explore issues which are troubling you and find effectivestrategies for coping and moving forward. I work with a range of issues including depression, self-esteem, bereavement (loss) and relationships. I have worked over 11 years as an Employee Counsellor taking referrals from Insurance companies and EAPs.