Yvonne Drummond-Williams

Yvonne Drummond-Williams

Counsellor in Brentwood

I am a practicing person-centered therapist. I am also a supervisor, working with Qualified /trainee counsellers also Clinical Caseworkers.
I have been a qualified therapist for approximately 23 years. During this time I have had many placements with a variety of client issues.
I will list just a few of my casework experience. Mental health. Bereavement, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Anxiety. Anger. Panic Attacks, Attempted Suicide, Eating Disorder. Divorce.
Physical and sexual abuse. Low self-esteem, Self Harm, Sexual Abuse, Homosexuality.
My clients have ranged from 4 years old at Primary Schools and from 11 years old at Senior Schools.
I have also counseled young people and adults. These have been at a Bereavement Service. Hospice and Young Peoples Counseling Service. N.H.S CAMHS
I also work for Agencies and Insurance companies regarding their clients who are experiencing a variety of issues from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder to Panic and Anxiety.
More recently I have trained with Barnardos, and am now working with Children/ Young People and families who have been affected by Adoption

Background & Qualifications

Adv, Dip. Person Centred Therapy. Dip. Casework Supervision. Cert. Person Centred Art Therapy. Cert. C.B.T Cert. from MIND Cert. Link/Barnardos working with Adoption

My Specialisms

I work with Children and young people who may be experiencing difficulties or problems at school and within the family

Adults who are experiencing any of the difficulties, that I have listed above.

I am also a practicing Clinical Supervisor for Therapist and trainee therapist,

I also offer casework supervision for various companies who require this form of support for their staff.

Medical and Insurance companies who offer counselling for their clients in respect of accidents and stress related to their working environment

Mediation for situation that will benefit this form of counselling.

Approach to Therapy & How I Work

I use Carl Rogers Person Centred Therapy. I offer respect and a safe environment in which to explore the difficulties the client brings to the session

I usually offer longer-term work, depending on the client and the issues they wish to work with. I am also able to use Creative Art Therapy.

I can offer CBT counseling, alongside Person Centred Creative Therapy.

I can offer Skype and Facetime

I do negotiate prices with the ability to pay

I can offer therapy with the use of Skype or Face time

Therapies & Rates

Please note the rates detailed below are there to give you an idea of the therapists standard rates, we strongly advise you contact the therapist for more detailed rates and any offers they may have.

Therapy Appointment Type Rate
Counselling In Person £40 per 60 minutes
Arts Therapy In Person £40 per 60 minutes
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy In Person £40 per 60 minutes

Additional Rate Information

In some case my charges are based on the ability to pay. e.g. children, teenagers, students. I also offer FaceTime and Skype, This is pre-arranged