UKCP Registered Psychotherapist
Jan is a practicing Psychotherapist working with individuals and couples for long or short term Psychotherapy she is New Leafs Taunton counsellor. Her approach uses psychodynamic principals to help in understanding how we got to the place we are in and the patterns we have created along the way in relating to others. Jan believes it is through the therapeutic relationship that possibilities begin to arise for looking at new, healthier ways of relating to others.
With more than 17 years experience of working with families and supporting professional staff as a manager and consultant working for large Children’s Charities in Children Centres, Jan is also able to support and empower parents who are struggling to manage their children’s challenging behaviour.
Jan’s initial counselling training was psychodynamic, followed by a Foundation year in Family Therapy and in 1997 she trained with The Bath Centre for Psychotherapy and Counselling and gained the Diploma in Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy.