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Lorraine Jamieson


About Lorraine:
Works as Counsellor/Psychotherapist at First Psychology Centre, Edinburgh.

Languages spoken:

  • English
Lorraine Jamieson is a counsellor/psychotherapist who works with individual adults, couples, and adult families with a wide range of issues and problems including: anxiety; depression/low mood; stress; abuse and neglect; anger/aggression; assertiveness; autism spectrum disorder; bereavement/grief; eating and body image issues; exam stress; gender/sexual identity; life transitions; loneliness; mindfulness; obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD); panic; post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD); relationship concerns; relaxation; self-harm; trauma; and many more issues.

She has particular experience working with anxiety; depression; grief and loss; suicidal thoughts/ideation; and managing change (business and body). 

Lorraine's way of working

Lorraine is a professional and compassionate person who is passionate about supporting others during difficult times. She integrates elements from a number of different therapy styles into her counselling / psychotherapy work and she tailors her approach to meet the individual needs and preferences of each person. Lorraine offers a number of therapies including Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Crisis Intervention Therapy, Compassion-Focused Therapy, Person-Centred Therapy, Gestalt Therapy, Mindfulness-Based Therapy, Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT), and Cognitive-Behaviour Therapy (CBT)

Lorraine also offers Coaching to individuals who wish to work towards achieving specific goals. 

Lorraine's background and training

Lorraine has experience working in a number of helping roles/settings including managing a crisis centre, volunteering for a suicide intervention centre, and working in private practice. Prior to this, she worked as a senior Manager in a corporate environment for many years.

Lorraine has an Advanced Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling, a Diploma in Counselling Theory, an Advanced CBT Diploma, a Mindfulness Teacher Award, Transactional Analysis 101, and Advanced Brain Working Recursive Therapy (level 2). In addition, Lorraine has completed a course in Counselling Supervision.

Lorraine is an accredited member of the National Counselling Society (NCS). She is also a member of the Brain Working Recursive Therapy (BWRT) Institute. 

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Lorraine's fee

Lorraine charges £70 a session for self-funding clients. She also works with clients referred via their employer/organisation – for further details, please visit First Psychology Assistance.