Lydia Browne

Lydia Browne


Registered Member MBACP

Contact information

Phone number
07504689610

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Therapist - Northampton

Northampton NN3
07504689610
Sessions from £50.00

Features

Availability

My counselling service is online face to face sessions via Zoom, or telephone counselling only.


About me and my therapy practice

My name is Lydia and I have 14 years experience as a counsellor for adults.  

I offer counselling for people that who want to tackle difficulties they are having with relationships others (family, partners, siblings, parents, work, etc).  

I also work with people who would like to explore themselves a bit more, such as identity, racial or cultural issues, particularly where those issues are contributing to the difficulties they are having.

We will focus on your own values and goals, how your current situation challenges these, and how these challenges can be overcome in a beneficial and healthy way.

If you are experiencing difficult feelings that stop you from enjoying your life to the full. 

If you would like to make some changes in your life and don't know where to start.  

If you have had an upsetting event or upheaval in your life, now or in the past that you are struggling to come to terms with.  

If you are struggling in your relationships with your partner, family, friends or at work.  

If you have experienced a major loss or change in your life, or you are looking to make a change.

If any of the above applies to you, I can help you.  

I offer a free 30 minute introductory session where we can explore the best way to help you.

I offer both short term and longer term counselling, depending on your needs.  

Originally from London; Northampton has been my home for over 16 years.  When I am not counselling,  I enjoy many creative pursuits in my spare time such as photography, art and music.  


Practice description

I am  offer face to face counselling online via the Zoom platform.  I also offer telephone counselling.


Having been working online since the beginning of 2020, I have found this to be a safe, effective and convenient way of offering and receiving counselling.

Clients have reported the benefits of not having to travel, and being able to have their counselling in familiar surroundings, without the preamble of travelling to and from a different location.  

If it is difficult to find space at home, we can have telephone counselling.  I have also been offering telephone counselling for three years for those clients who prefer to work this way.

I offer a free 30 minute introductory session where we can discuss your counselling needs.


My first session

I offer a free 30 minute introductory session.  In this session you will have the opportunity to tell me some more about what has brought you to counselling, and we can look at ways that I could help you.

You will be able to ask me questions about how I work, and we would discuss what has or hasn't worked for you in the past and what you would like to change.

We would discuss a potential timescale for your counselling and the cost of your counselling. 

I will send you a copy of the terms and conditions of our work together which would have my contact details, payment details, etc.  

At the end of our introductory session, you will be invited to go and take as much time as you need to reflect on our session and decide whether you would like to engage in counselling with me. 


What I can help with

Abuse, Anxiety, Child related issues, Cultural issues, Identity issues, Loss, Personal development, Redundancy, Relationships, Self esteem, Stress, Women's issues, Work related issues

Types of therapy

Integrative, Relational

Clients I work with

Adults, EAP, Older adults, Organisations

How I deliver therapy

Long-term face-to-face work, Online counselling, Short-term face-to-face work, Telephone counselling

Supervisor - Northampton

Northampton NN3
07504689610
Sessions from £50.00

Features

  • Flexible hours available

Availability

ONLINE SUPERVISION SESSIONS AVAILABLE - UK WIDE

About me and my therapy practice

About me

ONLINE SUPERVISION SESSIONS AVAILABLE - UK WIDE

I am an experienced supervisor with a Level 6 CPCAB Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling Supervision.

My core counselling training was Psychodynamic, but in the 14 years since I qualified, I have integrated elements from other orientations into my work, such as person centred and solution focused, offering a relational based therapy to my counselling clients.

Where I work

I offer supervision sessions online using the Zoom platform.  I am also able to offer telephone supervision for ongoing sessions.

How I work

I offer individual and group supervision to qualified counsellors.

I supervise counsellors from any modality.  This is because the supervision model that I use focuses on exploring relational and contextual issues that affect your work, not just what happens in sessions with your client.  My way of working is both relational and systemic and can stand alone regardless of the theoretical leanings of either counsellor or supervisor.

My aim is to provide you with a dynamic, flexible supervision relationship that will really help you reflect on and develop your work as a counsellor.

Want to know more?

If you would like to know more about how I work and how I can help you with supervision, please get in touch.  I offer a 30 minute pre-contract interview that is free of charge, which can be held face to face, on Skype, or over the telephone.

Practice description

I online supervision for qualified counsellors who are BACP Registered.  Supervision can be one to one or group (max 4).

Your supervision sessions will take place online and normally will occur monthly for 1.5 hours.  The frequency and duration of your supervision sessions can be adjusted to suit your needs. 

Types of therapy

Integrative, Psychodynamic, Relational, Solution focused brief therapy

Clients I work with

Adults, EAP, Older adults, Organisations, Trainee

How I deliver therapy

Long-term face-to-face work, Online counselling, Short-term face-to-face work, Telephone counselling