Jules Haley – Counsellor and therapist, Walthamstow, East London, E17
I am an experienced counsellor and run a private practice from home in Walthamstow, East London. I have worked as a counsellor at Mind in Enfield with individuals who had received a mental health diagnosis and looking at what it meant for them and supporting those in emotional despair. I also worked for over two years at East London Out Project (ELOP) a specialist LGBTQ charity offering counselling and group support in Walthamstow, East London.
I was also a counsellor for the Drug and Alcohol Wellbeing Service run by Turning Point in Westminster. I have completed specialist training in supporting individuals with their drug and alcohol use as well as being a group facilitator for SMART Recovery UK.
I have explored extensively, in personal therapy over many years, my own experiences and have developed a trustworthy self from which I can experience and be in the world.
I am a member of BACP and I am listed on their register, which is accredited by the Professional Standards Authority. I abide by the BACP Ethical Framework for the Counselling Professions and I regularly see a confidential clinical supervisor to support my work. I have full professional insurance, have a current DBS and also UK Government Security Clearance.
I hold a BA (hons) in Person-Centred Counselling (Middlesex University) and a Diploma in Person-Centred Counselling from Metanoia Institute, Ealing, London, which is a BACP accredited course. I also hold a Certificate in Counselling Skills – Person-Centred Approach (ABC Awards) from City Lit Institute, Holborn, London.
I also hold a PGdip (level 7) in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (MCIM) and have a BA in History. I am also a qualified workplace coach.
Memberships, Continuing Professional Development, groups and workshops:
I am a member of The Person-Centred Association UK, World Association for Person Centred & Experiential Psychotherapy & Counselling, the Metanoia Institute, Hearing Voices Network UK, PCSR (Psychotherapists & Counsellors for Social Responsibility) and PCU (Psychotherapy and Counselling Union).
Recently I have attended:
- ‘(Re)Thinking Trans Healthcare: Bridging the Gap Between Policy, Practitioner and Patient’ – a one-day inter-disciplinary trans healthcare conference at the University of Bristol – 29 March 2019.
- Trans Training, Mermaids – March 2019
- PCE 2018 Vienna, 13th World Conference for Person-Centred & Experiential Psychotherapy & Counselling – July 2018 (5 days)
- Kink Conference, “From the Bottom to the Top – Emerging Trends in Therapy and BDSM” – Pink Therapy – October 2018 (1 day)
- Workshop speaker at Making Real Change Happen, The International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis (ISPS), 3rd September 2017 (5 days)