The terms counselling and psychotherapy cover a range of talking therapies.In general counselors and psychotherapists help clients to talk about their thoughts and feelings and through the process of the therapy make positive changes in their lives.
Therapy may involve talking about life events such as bereavement,relationships,
Derryn Ellingham is a Person Centered therapist which means that she will listen carefully and sensitively and her aim in the therapy will be to be emphatic, non- judgmental and also be genuine and open in relationship with her clients.
She will not assume she knows what client’s ‘should’ do but will support clients to own their own feelings, choices and decisions. It is often said that person centered therapists accompany clients on their journey of self discovery.
Derryn is an experienced and qualified therapist, trainer and supervisor and has worked for over 25 years with individuals, couples and groups covering a wide range of issues and difficulties. Therapy offers the opportunity to explore difficulties you have with a person who will listen sensitively and take what you say seriously. Counselling can be seen as an investment in yourself, although not necessarily an easy option, it can pay dividends in enhancing your life and well being.