The London Psychotherapy & Counselling Service



Carmen O'leary

Mem IGA (Institute of Group Analysis), UKCP, IPTUK, IGA and SAP reg Clinical Supervisor, Reg Council for Psychoanalysis and Jungian Analysis College

After a career of over 30 years working as a Consultant Adult Psychotherapist in the NHS, the voluntary and private sector, Carmen is now working in private practice. Besides clinical work, (including individual, couples and group psychotherapy), supervision, teaching and consultancy, she is interested in providing specialised analytic groups for mental health practitioners. Carmen also provides a specialist group online for Doctors which is suitable for medical practitioners of any discipline, stage in training or status within the profession.

Another major area of her clinical practice is couples counselling, focussing not only on the couple's relationship difficulties but also on intersectionality factors(cultural, religious, ethnicity, gender) that play a part on the couple relationship dynamics.

Philippa Marx

CQSW, Mem FPC, UKCP reg, Reg Mem BACP, Council for Psychoanalysis and Jungian Analysis College

Philippa has considerable experience spanning 40 years, working as a counsellor and psychotherapist, with individuals, groups and families, within the NHS, Social Services and Voluntary organisations. She has supervised and trained on Intercultural Therapy and Group Psychotherapy Training Courses. She was employed as a Consultant Psychotherapist for NHS Psychotherapy Services where she worked for 29 years. Philippa is now in full time private practice. 
She is a qualified Group Analytic Psychotherapist and Individual Psychodynamic Therapist, with an interest in working across the spectrum of human distress.

Jessica Mayer Johnson PhD
Member BPF, BJAA, IAAP, IGA(Institute of Group Analysis), Council For Psychoanalysis and Jungian Analysis College, Registered - BAPPS, BPC, UKCP,

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Jessica has been working for over 20 years as a psychotherapist and counsellor in the NHS, the University of London and in private practice. She currently supervises and teaches on several training courses for psychotherapists and counsellors and is in private practice in Islington/Hackney, North East London where she offers short and longer term individual psychotherapy, Jungian Analysis and group psychotherapy. She is a Group Analyst and Jungian Analyst with over 20 years post qualification experience and is a member of the Association of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy in the NHS.

Among her particular interests and involvements are working with relationship issues, with helping people to develop their potential for more rewarding and creative relationships with one's self, partners, friends, family and one's work. She runs a group for people who wish to develop their creative potential.

Recognised psychotherapy/counselling provider for Aviva, WPA, AXA and BUPA. 

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Ros Sills
BA, CQSW, Professional Member of the Association of Group and Individual Psychotherapy (AGIP), Council For Psychoanalysis and Jungian Analysis College, UKCP registered.

Ros is a qualified Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist and a professional member of the Association of Group and Individual Psychotherapy (AGIP). She has over 30 years experience of working with individuals and families on a professional basis, both in the public sector and in a private capacity. In particular, she has worked with people who have experienced abuse and/or emotional deprivation, bereavements, or severe loss or who suffer from anxiety, depression, panic attacks, identity issues, or a general feeling of an inability to relate to other people. She has extensive experience of work related issues in both business and public services. Ros offers supervision and is an Approved Supervisor and Training Therapist.


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*Inge Hudson
BA, A.F.B.PsS, Chartered Clinical Psychologist, Group Analyst IGA

Offers psychotherapy in German as well as English. Has extensive experience as a practitioner with groups and individuals as well as having taught on a number or training courses for psychologists and psychotherapists.


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*Cynthia Rogers
Member Institute of Group Analysis, BACP Senior Registered Practitioner, BACP Accr Supervisor, UKCP reg.

Group Analyst, Individual Counsellor

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*Elizabeth Jones
BSc, MSc, PGDip, Counselling Psychologist, HCPC reg, Accred BPS

Counselling Psychologist
uses CBT and Psychodynamic approaches. Registered with most health insurance providers.

*Dick Blackwell
BSc, Cert Ed, Member Institute of Group Analysis Organisational Mem UKCP

Psychotherapist, Family and Marital Therapist, Group Analyst and Organisational Consultant

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or phone on 0207-281-7703

We are able to offer our services online and in person.
Consulting rooms in Islington, Archway, Highbury, Haringey; Finsbury Park (Stroud Green), Hackney, London Bridge, Queens Park, Chingford, Euston.
( London N1, N4, N19, E8, SE1, NW6, WC1, E4


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