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The use of cookies and similar technologies has for some time been commonplace and cookies in particular are important in the provision of many online services. Using such technologies is not, therefore, prohibited by the Regulations but they do require that people are told about cookies and given the choice as to which of their online activities are monitored in this way.

This website does not collect or store any of your personal information.

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Website Legal Disclaimer

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by Maya Jacobs – Wallfisch and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of Maya Jacobs - Wallfisch. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, Maya Jacobs - Wallfisch takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

August 2012

Psychotherapy Services Offered:

 

Individual Psychotherapy, both short-term and open-ended.

What Does Short-Term Psychotherapy mean?

Sometimes people feel the need to address a particular problem they may be facing in their lives and prefer to do so within an agreed amount of sessions.
Experience shows that this can provide an effective outcome for some people and I am happy to discuss if this is the best approach for you on an individual basis.

Open-Ended Psychotherapy:

As the term suggests, this means we do not have a finishing date in mind as we start to work together.
I often think of the process of therapy being rather like an archaeological adventure, a process of discovery and the best environment for this is a safe space for exploration with the right therapist.

Whichever approach best suits your needs, you will have a regular session time each week. Both ways of working are always open for review.

 

Family Work:

Sometimes for a variety of reasons, families can experience challenging circumstances.

Meeting together with the help of an objective empathic therapist can support the family in addressing the issues they may be facing.

In the safe space that I provide the possibility of real listening and change can occur.

 

Couples Work:

We live in a challenging world and not infrequently our most important relationships can be neglected. Often in therapy, problems that have seemed insurmountable or hopeless can be thought about in a new way.
Often the primary problem can be the loss and struggle of listening to one another. This may lead to a breakdown in communication.

In the therapy space, my primary goal is to enable the couple to 'hear' one another and thus to discover what their options and desires may be.

Frequently Asked Questions : Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy

 

What is Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy?

This is what is traditionally known as the "Talking Cure", which of course most therapies are based on. Broadly speaking this kind of therapy seeks not only to provide relief from current problems and conflicts, but seeks to understand the origins of the problem so that it may be resolved 'worked through' and not cause further difficulty in your life.

It is for this reason that this kind of therapy is most successful when provided in an open-ended way. The relationship between the Patient\client and the therapist is central to the success of the therapy.

However skilled someone may be, if it doesn't feel right you may not be in the right place.

What happens in the first session?

The first session is an opportunity for us to explore whether the services I offer are suitable for you, and to identify what has brought you to therapy.

What happens then?

Following your initial appointment we will meet regularly, to discuss your difficulties and find ways to help you to live in a more satisfying way.

How Long Does it Take?

I prefer not to be prescriptive as each person's needs are different. When appropriate I can provide short-term therapy for example, 12 sessions.  This can be a suitable choice for people who wish to discuss and focus on one specific concern. In most cases, I recommend a minimum of 1 year's psychotherapy; however this is of course always negotiable.

What about My Confidentiality?

Therapy offers 100% confidentiality. The purpose is to provide a 'safe' space where you are free to talk.

I abide by the Ethical Code of Conduct and Guidelines issued by the UK Council for Psychotherapy.

Fees and Practicalities.

I invoice on the last session of the calendar month and kindly ask for fees to be paid within 14 days.

I will always provide you with a regular time to meet each week.

    • Individual Sessions last for 50 minutes
    • Couple Therapy 60 Minutes
    • Family Therapy 75 minutes

Please contact me for further information regarding my current fees. In cases of proven need, I am happy to discuss your individual circumstances.

I believe that psychotherapy should be available  to all those who can benefit; and therefore I provide two low cost spaces, if you think this may apply to you please contact me to discuss further.

What happens if I miss a session?

I will always endeavour to provide you with an alternative time if given sufficient notice. Otherwise as is the usual practice, my time will be charged.

Supervision and Training

I also provide supervision and the cost varies according to the supervisees' circumstances, For example, the fee for a therapist in training is £65. In addition I am also a ratified training therapist with several organizations.