Frances TaylorIntegrative psychotherapist
Hi, I'm here to help, offering you therapy via online video call and telephone counselling during the COVID situation. I am also providing walk and talk therapy.
Feeling weighed down by difficult thoughts and emotions? Need someone you can talk openly to in a safe confidential space? I can help, and am here to support you. Maybe your child has been struggling for a long time, and needs help now? I'm here to provide talking and creative therapy now. Sessions available for as long as needed.
I'm an experienced Counsellor and Supervisor working with Adults, Children, and Adolescents for a wide range of issues with you as client at the heart of my work. Talking and play therapy in settings including-NHS and healthcare, Schools, Children's Services & Agencies.
Flexible day time and evening sessions throughout the week in Sidcup and Bromley town centres. Excellent transport links at both practices. I also work in Swanley, Kent.
Hi there, I'm Frances. I offer a safe, non judgemental therapy space to explore whatever is worrying you. Having someone to listen to and offload can really make a difference in life.
I work from a Client Centred model, incorporating aspects of Integrative, CBT and Psychodynamic therapy. The therapeutic alliance between client and counsellor is of great value.
I'm also a trained Bereavement Counsellor, School Counsellor , Supervisor and BACP Qualified Substance Misuse Counsellor Practitioner.
I provide Counselling for a wide spectrum of losses, having trained and worked in a Service in the largest London Borough. I have worked with extended family, partners, parents, siblings and carers. My work covers complex and traumatic bereavement, loss of a child, sudden death, suicide, loss from addiction, multiple losses , and other losses.
I have extensive experience in loss and complex trauma across all ages. This includes PTSD and attachment issues. Exploring early attachments helps you to understand patterns in later life.
Some of the areas I work with are Anxiety, Depression, Trauma, Mental Health Issues, Child Therapy, Relationship Issues, Work Place Issues, Female Health (including endometriosis and post natal depression)Diversity and family issues.
I work with you as a client at the heart of my work, giving you support at your own pace. As humans I understand feelings of self doubt, worry and difficult emotions.
My service is fully accessible at both locations. I also work as a Clinical Supervisor , supporting children, adolescents, adults and students. I provide Supervision to qualified and trainee counsellors, colleges, learning centres and allied healthcare professionals
Extensive experience in NHS, community, schools, public sector and private healthcare settings.
I use talking therapy, drawing and play therapy, creative tools and ideas. I encourage you as client to bring what you need to therapy.
I can offer home visits where appropriate, and support access to therapy for all.
Issues often worked with
Types of therapy
£50-£60 one to one client hour (adults and children). Supervision -£60, students - £40 per hour.
Contact me at : [email protected]
Telephone: 07903 661150
Training and qualifications
Diploma in Therapeutic Counsellng
Diploma in Substance Misuse Counselling
CBT For Anxiety, Depression and Low Self Esteem
Msc./Diploma in Supervision
Place 2 Be Trained School Counsellor and Certificates in working with children, Secondary School Counselling, Attachment and Creative work
MIND Bexley Mental Health Training
St Christopher's Hospice Bereavement Training. Certificates in Carers loss, Cultural Diversity, Spirituality and loss.
Dramatherapy Certificate (LC&CTA)
Diversity Qualifications and Training
Mental Health First Aid