About me

I am a qualified, professional psychotherapeutic counsellor registered with the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP).

As a professional counsellor I work within an ethical framework ensuring that boundaries are maintained and clients receive total privacy and confidentiality.

My Profile

Jean Staff – UKCP Registered Psychotherapeutic CounsellorUKCP Logo

Training, Qualifications and Experience

  • BSc (Hons) in Integrative Counselling (Nov 2015)
  •  5 years working in private practice
  •  4 years working with the mental health charity Suffolk Mind
  •  1 year working with Domestic Abuse at Lighthouse Women’s Aid
  • Matrix College Advanced Diploma in Integrative Counselling
  • Diploma in Integrative Counselling
  • Certificate in Counselling
  •  2 years working as a Counselling Tutor at West Suffolk College
  • UKCP Approved Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Supervision – The Sherwood Psychotherapy Training Institute in Nottingham July 2020

As well as my private practice I am an Associate Counsellor for a number of EAP (Employment Assistance Program) providers counselling employees across a variety of sectors including the NHS, Local Government, Police, Insurance, Utilities etc. I offer a sensitive, empathic and friendly approach and will do my best to help you feel at ease. I will work with you to provide the kind of support that is right for you.

Recent CPD Training

  • Self Esteem and Body Esteem – How to improve client’s estimation of themselves and their bodies.
  • Creative methods – Using Sand Tray in the Counselling Setting.
  • Working Therapeutically with Disordered Eating
  • The Fragile Self: Working with Narcissistic Vulnerability
  • Healing the Traumatised Mind, Brain and Body