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About Joel

I am an experienced Trauma qualified Counsellor and Supervisor with over a decade of experience of offering counselling and group work services to adults and young people. I am able to meet with you in East Finchley, Liverpool Street, London Bridge or via Skype in English. In 1999, I left the stress of the hospitality and catering industry, since then I have worked in the fields of health, social and youth work helping people to take charge of their health and well-being.

I also offer Group Therapy; Supervision; Training & Consultancy Services; and Public Speaking & Writing around themes of well-being or my specialisms for journals and magazines. I am happy to work for statutory or voluntary sector organisations offering Counselling or Supervision on a freelance basis, for small or large projects.

For more information about the Counselling and Psychotherapy I offer please go to my Psychotherapy page where you will find more information about my specialisms.

Career Background

I am an experienced Community Development and Volunteer Development worker, skilled at engaging marginalised communities such as the: BAME, Faith and LGBT communities. Adept at developing trusting and respectful relationships, finding creative methods to reach out to both young people and adults. I have the tenacity & self-awareness to work in challenging situations.

I combine a deep knowledge of community development with project management skills. Please see the charities I’ve worked for section for more information.


  • Diploma in Trauma Therapy| NAOS Institute
  • Certified Psychotherapeutic Supervisor| LCCTA
  • Diploma in Applied Group-work Skills| WPF – London Bridge
  • Professional Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling| Lambeth College
  • Intermediate Counselling Skills/ Studies| Lambeth College
  • Access Course Social Work/ Social Care, Westminster Kingsway College

Further Professional Training

  • Currently studying: Touching the Relational Edge: Relational Body Psychotherapy, Open Centre
  • Treating Out of Control Sexual Behaviour: Douglas Braun Harvey
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Mental Health First Aid
  • Mastering the Addictive Personality (CPD)| http://theaddictivepersonality.co.uk
  • Sexual Health & Young People with Learning Disabilities (CPD)| Sheffield Sexual Health
  • A Gestalt Approach to working with Children and Adolescents (CPD)| Gestalt Centre

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In my next blog I reflect on “what’s in a name” with my updated branding, website and services:

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