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... worried about a relationship or having difficulties at work or college?
... struggling to come to terms with a loss or bereavement?
... suffering from anxiety or depression?
... finding it hard to sort out how you really feel or what you really want?
Perhaps there's just no time when you can stop, take a breath, look around, reflect on or absorb what's going on in your life ...
No space where you can make try to make sense of things or gather yourself together in one place.
Maybe you're soldiering on but, underneath it all, feeling isolated, unhappy or anxious - unsure what to do or who to turn to.
Talking to friends and family can be very useful and might be all you need most of the time; however, sometimes that may be difficult. And it's then that speaking with someone outside your family or social group can bring a fresh perspective and insight to whatever is troubling you. This is when meeting in confidence with a professional psychotherapist or counsellor can help - whether its something recent that's upset you or whether you've been worrying or unhappy for some time.
I'm based in the Fitzrovia and Bloomsbury area of Central London, WC1 and am an experienced, UKCP Registered Psychotherapist & Counsellor
When you're looking for a psychotherapist or counsellor it's essential to find someone qualified and registered with a professional organisation such as UKCP. I hold an MSc. Integrative Psychotherapy and am a UKCP Registered Psychotherapist. I abide by the UKCP Code of Ethics. Please go to About me for further details of my training and qualifications.
I'm experienced in working with a wide range of concerns, some of which are:
Bereavement & loss, anxiety, panic attacks, depression, trauma (childhood and adult), childhood abuse, relationship issues, family problems, divorce, life transitions (illness, ageing, redundancy, retirement), student concerns (e.g. adjusting to student life, exam stress & worry), work-related issues, sexuality, low self-esteem, lack of confidence, unresolved issues from the past.
I've received additional training in Bereavement Counselling and have extensive experience and am particularly skilled in this field. My experience includes working with traumatic bereavements such as a suicide or sudden death. Please see Bereavement Counselling for further information.
Private Health Companies
I accept referrals from the Employment assistance programme (EAP).
I'm a registered psychotherapist with the following private health companies: AVIVA, Cigna, Pru-Health .
I believe we all have far more emotional and psychological resources than we actually think we do and that the experience of feeling listened to and understood by another human being can help us tap into and realise more of our inner strengths. This enables us to move forward in our lives.
We're also all unique individuals with our particular life experiences and history so it’s not surprising that life events can impact us in very different ways. Recognising this I tailor my work to the personality and changing needs of each person. My approach is relational, collaborative and flexible.
Providing a safe ground for you to stand on I offer both support and challenge:
Counselling & Psychotherapy give you a space where you can gain a deeper and broader understanding of yourself. This increase in your self-awareness enables you to tap into your strengths, to see your life and relationships more clearly, to live more wholeheartedly and to more consciously choose your path ahead.
Psychotherapist & Counsellor in Central London, WC1
I'm a UKCP Registered Psychotherapist & Counsellor in Fitzrovia and Bloomsbury area of Central London, WC1. I work from a dedicated and quiet counselling room in a discreet location within easy reach of Holborn, Euston, Kings Cross, Covent Garden, Marylebone, Soho . The nearest underground station is Goodge Street (northern line) - about a 3 minute walk away.
Do have a look round my website and either email or call me on 07821 265402 if you have any questions or would like to book an initial appointment. I aim to respond to all inquiries within 24 hours, Monday-Friday. As I may be with a client when you call, please leave a voicemail with your name and contact details and I will return your call as soon as I can.
You can find me listed on the following Professionally Accredited Counselling websites:
UKCP Register - Maggie Jamieson