Concord  Counselling

Counselling for Adults & Young People on the Isle of Wight.

Working with Anxiety & Loss

* ** Now working face to face but also working online using Zoom or telephone

How can I help you?

Do you wake up tired and unmotivated, dreading the day ahead of you?

Would you like to feel happier in yourself looking forward to a positive future without heartbreak and pain?

Contact me ~ Gill Piloni for a free 15 minute consultation to see how I can help you; subsequent sessions are £40 for 50 minutes.

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Aspire to  be the person you want to be

 

About Gill

Helping You Move Forward

I can support you when you find yourself struggling with the physical and mental symptoms of anxiety and stress; this might be fear and worry but could include panic attacks and phobias.

I can support you after a loss, this could of course be a bereavement of a loved one; loss can also relate to the breakdown of a relationship, divorce, loss of a friendship, a job or pet. 

I am a Bereavement Counsellor, experienced in working with families bereaved suddenly and unexpectedly; I have worked with a number of parents who have suffered the death of their baby or young child and I have many years experience working with Emergency Services supporting bereaved families and professionals following homicide and disasters.

I have lived on the island for 4 years having worked in London for many years. I'm married with 3 adult children and I am 'owned' by 2 rescued Retrievers who rule the house!

QUALIFICATIONS; I have a Foundation Degree in Counselling with the Open University comprising of a Diploma in Integrative Counselling and a Diploma in CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy), Awareness in Bereavement Care (Cruse), Foundation  course in Brief Solution Focussed Therapy, TRiM Trained, Certificate in Applied Neuroscience for treating Anxiety, Panic & Worry (CCATP)

Registered member of BACP (753818) & I adhere to their ethical framework.

 

“We know what we are, but not what we may be”

William Shakespeare

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How does counselling work?

What to expect.

Essentially counselling is talking in an environment where you feel safe, listened to and not judged. Clients often say that being able to talk to someone they trust in confidence who is independent of their home and work life to be very beneficial. 

After a telephone consultation, our first session will be an assessment session introducing each other and I will explain the counselling process. I understand  this may be new to you, and I hope to make you feel comfortable with me.  I don't expect you to tell me everything on your mind, I will be led by you and I will be flexible to your needs.  You may only need a few sessions with me, it may be longer term.

We will meet in a quiet, comfortable room where we cannot be overheard. In that first session I hope to find out about you, your family, what it is that brings you to counselling and how you would like to feel when our sessions end. 

You may wonder why I called my practice 'Concord Counselling', the word concord means 'forming a partnership' and that is the aim, to form a professional partnership.  I want you to feel safe and relaxed with me so that you can talk openly and honestly about what it is that has brought you to counselling all within a confidential setting. 

 In our sessions I will give you opportunity to re-examine your path in life and I hope that after working with me you will come away with an improved mindset in managing the challenges in your life. 

Please see some of my testimonials below.

 

A.P.

One of the wonderful things anyone can do for another is to come alongside of them along their journey, when the going gets tough. You did this for me and I am exceedingly grateful. Thank you so much, I wish you good wishes for the future.

Meditation by the Sea

“Our life is what our thoughts make it”

Marcus Aurelius

 
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Fees and contact details

I charge a flat rate of £40 for a 50 minute session, and although I am seeing clients online via Zoom or telephone at the moment I hope to resume face to face sessions soon.

I have rooms at Ryde Chiropractic, 81, George Street, Ryde, Isle of Wight PO33 2JF.  I can see clients on Tuesday and Fridays and I can also see clients in the evening up to 8pm and weekends if required.  There is free parking on the road outside the practice for 1 hour and free parking up to 2 hours in the Co op almost opposite.

TERMS:  Sessions are held at a similar time weekly or fortnightly. Sessions must be paid for at the start of each session by cash, debit card or BACS transfer. I will give you my account details.

CANCELLATION POLICY: I have a 24 hour cancellation policy, any late cancellations will be chargeable at the full session rate.  I appreciate that delays or certain events may be unavoidable, so I will be flexible where I can, however I do have the room hire to pay for.

If you would like to wake up in the morning feeling happier, contented and more motivated about the day ahead, contact me today; invest  in yourself.

 

Contact me

Contact me today to arrange a free 15 minute consultation.

Ryde Chiropractor, 81,George St, Ryde PO33 2JT

07504 884492

 

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