22nd August 2019 


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Counselling and therapy in Leighton Buzzard


If you feel you are at a turning point in your life,
if you need support to help you to make changes, or if you simply need to have some space to reflect,
then counselling could be for you.



I am a qualified and accredited counsellor with over thirteen years experience.
I work with both individuals and couples.

My specialist areas include:

  • anxiety and panic attacks
  • bereavement, grief and loss
  • health issues, such as cancer, health anxiety and sight loss
  • relationship difficulties (I am a trained and experienced couples counsellor)
  • stress
  • work-related issues, such as bullying, redundancy, or work-life balance

    LOCATION
    My counselling practice is based in Leighton Buzzard, which is easily accessible from Bletchley, Dunstable and Luton.
    I work at The Old Surgery Counselling Centre, 34 High St LU7 1EA where there are several counselling rooms, all on the first floor.

    ACCESS
    If you need more accessible premises then I also offer appoinments at The Old Surgery's other address just off the High St on Church Square where there are two ground floor rooms and nearby Blue Badge parking.


    Some comments from clients -

    " 'You were very attentive and understanding. You helped me put my situation into perspective and helped me understand myself better."
    [K - female - age 45]

    "Thank you Jean for all your help. We much appreciated and enjoyed the sessions."
    [R & M - couple age 52 & 49]

    "'Compassion and clarity'."
    [P - male, age 54]

    "Having someone listen without judging and help me identify and confront my problems has been invaluable, thank you."
    [A - female - age 25]




    Relationship counselling
    If you are experiencing problems in your relationship you might like to try relationship counselling. Alternatively, you might prefer to talk through your concerns about your relationship with a counsellor in a one-to-one session. To help you decide which is right for you consider the following:

  • is the problem something personal to me or is it a problem within our relationship?

  • is my partner open to the idea of attending relationship counselling?

  • do I feel ready to embark on relationship counselling or would I benefit from some individual counselling first?

    To find out more about what relationship counselling involves and the kind of issues it can help with, click here


    Appointments
    I offer appointments in Leighton Buzzard on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

    If you live or work in Leighton Buzzard, Dunstable or Luton and you think that counselling might be helpful, - then please contact me to arrange an appointment or for further information.

    To check available appointment times just click here



    Jean Harding Registered Member MBACP (Accred)



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