Counselling can never take away your experiences or undo any terrible
things that have happened to you. No bereavement can be reversed, only managed.
As your counsellor, I will have no magic wand: counselling is not a cure.
As your counsellor, I will not give you advice; I would never presume to tell you how
you should live your life.
But I will help you, in a completely confidential environment (which we will discuss
fully during our introductory meeting), find your own solutions and realise more
successful ways of managing your pain or loss, or changing patterns of behaviour
that keep getting in the way; stopping you, perhaps, from moving more positively into
This is what I will offer as your counsellor: this and honesty.
There are many reasons why counselling may be appropriate for you. I've listed a few of the most usual categories below. This is not an exhaustive list and if you'd like to talk to me about your specific needs, then please get in touch.