Foggy Pier

“It is astonishing how elements that seem insoluble become soluble when someone listens, how confusions that seem irremediable turn into relatively clear flowing streams when one is heard.” Carl Rogers

About Me


Through my own life experiences, I have seen the benefits of

counselling, as a client and also a practitioner. Regardless of the

problem you may be experiencing counselling can help you overcome

current stressors and arm you with the skills to effectively manage

the future.


Some of the reasons to consider counselling with me



Just as you take care of your physical health, it is equally important to

take care of your mental health. Everyone needs an outlet with whom

they can talk about their problems without censoring any of the

sensitive details, and just be heard.


Alternative Perspectives

When you experience challenging situations in your life, it is often hard

to see alternative solutions.  I will help you explore so you can

widen your perspective and provide distance between yourself and the



Finding Meaning

When you can contribute a sense of meaning to a difficult situation,

the power of the problem is often diminished and I will be with you through the process.


Discover New Coping Strategies

In this space, I can help you develop and learn new coping strategies. These strategies can give you the confidence to believe you are in control of managing your problems.

Therapy Offered:

Person centered therapy with a pluralistic philosophy


  • Foundation Degree Arts in Counselling – Middlesex University

  • British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy Accredited Diploma

  • BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Skills (QCF)

  • CPCAB Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skill


Workshops & Courses

  • Initial Bereavement Training Course – Bereavement Care

  • Children & Grief Course – Bereavement Care

  • Suicide Workshop

  • Adult Safeguarding Workshop

  • A Pluralistic Approach to Therapy - Workshop

  • Working with Personality Disorders using Transactional Analysis – Workshop      

  • Working with Trauma Using Transactional Analysis – Workshop

  • Trauma & the Power of Language – Workshop

  • Body Troubles - Workshop

Avril Brohan Counselling


Mobile: 07472 449464

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