Psychotherapy, Trauma Counselling, EMDR & Supervision - Cheshire & Staffordshire
EMDR Europe, UK and Ireland Accredited Consultant
Approved Voluntary Register with the Professional Standards Authority
Jessica has worked in the field of psychology and psychotherapy since 1983. She started as a counsellor working in therapeutic communities and is now a fully qualified and accredited psychotherapist with UKCP, an EMDR Europe Accredited Consultant registered with EMDR UK and Ireland and a highly experienced supervisor of counsellors, psychotherapists and EMDR practitioners. Jessica specialises in the assessment and treatment of complex trauma in adults and takes NHS, social services,police, medico-legal and private referrals.
Complex trauma may arise as a result of childhood neglect and abuse but can also follow difficult experiences in adulthood. See Case Studies and articles.
Jessica offers psychotherapy, trauma counselling, EMDR and supervision from her private practice based at The Hope Street Centre, 10 Hope Street, Sandbach, CW11 1BA off Junction 17 of the M6. MAP. The practice offers comfortable and attractive consulting rooms within easy reach of Stoke on Trent, Crewe, Congleton, Alsager, Audley, Biddulph,Holmes Chapel, Kidsgrove, Middlewich, Newcastle Under Lyme and Rode Heath.
Registered with Counselling Directory
You can read about some of Jessica's work and interests at JESSICA'S BLOG
If you are looking for low cost counselling?
You might want to consider Brightstone Clinic which offers an affordable and ethical service.
Jessica is a Co Director of Brightstone Clinic which she helped to set up in 2012 to provide low cost but good quality counselling to the local community. Jessica and her colleagues at Brightstone will help to match you to the most appropriate counsellor to suit your needs.
How might psychotherapy or trauma counselling help you?
Jessica is experienced in helping people who are having difficulties with :
If you are having difficulties in an area that is not mentioned above, please feel free to contact Jessica. You may well be able to work together. If not, then Jessica is often able to refer to a service that would be more suitable for you.
and overcoming it
Is Jessica the right therapist for you?
Jessica's therapeutic approach is truly integrative and includes insights from humanistic, psychodynamic and body psychotherapy approaches. This means that you do not have to fit into a narrow way of doing things to suit the training model of your counsellor, because
"we work collaboratively to find the therapeutic approach that makes sense to you and supports your own healing process."
Jessica maintains a professional practice by working to the Codes of Ethics of her professional accrediting bodies, making good use of regular supervision, ongoing training, collaboration with peers in the field and research. To find out more do not hesitate to contact her.
Clinical Supervision and Consultation
Jessica offers clinical supervision and consultation to experienced psychological therapists and counsellors in training. She is qualified to supervise EMDR practitioners working towards accreditation. For more information about Jessica's therapeutic orientation and approach to counselling, psychotherapy and EMDR supervision do not hesitate to contact her.
in Cheshire and Staffordshire - Alsager & Sandbach - Near Stoke on Trent, Crewe and Congleton