James HitchenIntegrative therapist
I offer sessions remotely or face to face in London & Uckfield, East Sussex.
I am a counsellor, coach and wellbeing consultant and am a member of the International Stress Management Association and of Addiction Professionals registration body. I am an addictions and eating disorder specialist and work with issues such as:
Addiction, Eating Disorders, Anxiety, Depression, Trauma, Self Harm, Self Esteem, Loneliness, Burnout and other disorders.
I offer a range of services from 1:1 counselling/coaching , group counselling/coaching and workshops. I trained at Richmond College and the National Centre for Eating Disorders and am strongly informed by 12 step philosophy. My focus is helping clients to look after their mental, physical, spiritual and emotional health, to find meaning and to thrive in life. I have a holistic view of mental health and wellbeing. I work collaboratively with my clients using both counselling and coaching skills to help promote positive, lasting change. My approach could be described as pluralistic. I trained as an integrative counsellor and continue to learn in order to best serve my clients.
In a corporate setting I work with leaders and teams alike helping organisations develop a culture of wellbeing, vulnerability, productivity, creativity and innovation.
Since 2017 I have drawn on my own personal experience and training to support those I work with. My own journey through life has brought me to this point where I am able to use my life experience to help others.
I am a mental health and wellbeing campaigner, am an advocate for mental fitness and living a balanced life. If you or someone you know is struggling with poor mental health, wellbeing or addiction issues please don’t hesitate to get in reach out.
Issues often worked with
Types of therapy
Private 1:1 sessions (50 min) = £75 (I have a limited number of concession slots available)
Corporate Wellbeing Consultancy/coaching = price on application. I offer a range of corporate services from 1:1 and group counselling/coaching sessions. I work with leaders and teams alike helping organisations develop a culture of wellbeing, vulnerability, productivity, creativity and innovation.
Training and qualifications
Level 5 Diploma in Psychotherapeutic counselling
National Centre for Eating Disorders - Eating Disorder and Obesity Training
I am a registered member of the International Stress Management Association & Addiction Professionals registration body.
I am a consultant therapist at Start 2 Stop, a london residential and outpatient addictions treatment centre.
I am a consultant therapist at Orchestrate Mental Health
I am a consultant with Stress Matters a workplace wellbeing specialist.