The counsellor’s task is not to help the bereaved give up their relationship with the deceased but to help find an appropriate place for the dead in their emotional lives – a place that will enable them to go on living effectively in the world. – William Worden
Bereavement is often a time when we experience a variety of strong reactions and emotions which can be overwhelming, painful and hard to make sense of.
I provide a warm, secure relationship and framework for exploring and working through grief during this difficult time.
We also experience other forms of loss such as relationship breakdown, loss of a job, life-stage transitions (in which we experience the loss of former roles and identities), empty-nest syndrome and many more……
My extensive experience of working with bereavement has given me an insight into a wide range of problems including anxiety, depression, trauma, PTSD, anger issues, addiction, OCD, career transition and identity crises.