Lisa Stevenson | Accredited Counsellor | Taunton | NCS

Lisa Stevenson

Member Status: Accredited

Member No: NCS15-02785

Location: Taunton

I have been working with couples for over 15 years and have experience in a wide range of issues.

Relationship difficulties can be hugely distressing, or just constantly draining. I will help you unpack the dynamics of your relationship, without blame or criticism, in order to give the two of you choices that you may have lost sight of. We will look at where you have become stuck in the development of your relationship and find safe ways of breaking down the layers of defensiveness we often build for self protection, in order for you to learn how to ‘lean in’ again.

Taking the first step to finding help can also feel scary. You may fear failure, fear being vulnerable in front of your partner, or simply fear being 'unmasked', I aim to be sensitive and careful whilst being respectful of both partners whatever their story.

I also work with individuals who are experiencing difficulties either in a current relationship or getting over a breakup. If you notice a pattern in the way you relate to others, I can help you make sense of that too.

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  • Qualifications & Experience
    Training, qualifications & experience

    Diploma in Clinical and Pastoral Counselling
    Graduate of The Developmental Model of Couples Therapy training under Ellyn Bader Ph.D. at The Couples Institute.
    Certificate in Couples and Family Counselling Skills
    Accredited member of the National Counselling Society
    Member of the National Council of Psychotherapists

    Many years experience working with people from varied cultural and religious backgrounds.

    I take my professional development very seriously. I aim to increase my creativity and improve my practice through regular courses, reading and learning each year.
  • What I can help with
    • Cultural issues
    • Divorce & Separation
    • Family
    • Generally unhappy with your life
    • Relationships
    • Spirituality
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