Julia Robinson

Contact Details

Address:
Bristol, BS3 1PJ
Email:
Phone:
01179639092
Mobile:
07906316401

Location

Directions:

Fees & Charges


£50 Individuals 50 minutes

£55 Couples 1 hour

£50 Supervision offered 50 minutes

Sliding scale with discussion, and some low-cost places available

Residents' Parking Zone: some permits available and pay and display £1 for an hour

Access:

Car parking available, Ground Floor Room But No Wheelchair Access, Skype Video Counselling, Telephone Counselling.

My clients

Gender & Sexual Minorities Experienced:
Androgyne
Asexual
Bisexual
Celibate
Cross Dresser/Transvestite
Gay
Heterosexual
Intersex/DSD/VSD
Kink/BDSM (all gender/sexualities)
Lesbian
Other Gender Variant
Questioning
Trans F2M
Trans M2F
Transgender
Unsure
Age ranges:
Adults
Seniors (60+)
Young Adults (16-24)
Relationship Styles:
Closed/Monogamous
Friend and Family members
Open
Polyamorous

About me

I am a fully qualified experienced Psychotherapeutic Counsellor (UKCP registered) working face-to-face in private practice in Bristol BS3. I do video skype anywhere in the world.  I offer phone counselling within the UK.

How I started out !!!

I worked in 1989 for 8 years with HIV/AIDS with the Aled Richards Trust (which then became Terrence Higgins Trust) and in Social Services in the HIV project team as a support worker from 1989-1995 and then set up privately.

Over the last 20 years I have worked in depth with LGBTQ clients with a wide variey of isuues, family members, partners and friends.

 

I am available to explore any of the following

- couple work

- transgender issues

- people who are questioning and/or transitioning

- possible regrets of transitioning

- monogamy and non-monogamy

- polyamory

- all genders/sexualities parenting

- donor parenting

- kink and BDSM

- cross-dressing, transvestite experience

- asexuality

- non-binary and binary gender expression

- affairs ( finding a way forward as a result of the trauma)

- HIV/AIDS

- adoption

- coming out

 

I also work with heterosexual couples, individuals and family members, some of which has been finding ways to explore and work with their feelings towards LGBTQ issues in which their lives are affected.

In all my work we explore together to find a way forward. This could involve partners, and other family or non-family members, coming to sessions

I work from a non-judgemental and non-pathologizing stand point. I hold the belief that trans-identity and sexual orientation are naturally diverse.

Sexual & Gender Identity:
Lesbian - Female

Experience and approach

Specific experience and training:

Original training and registration with UKCP as a Psychotherapeutic Counsellor (1996)

Working with couples, individuals and families for 20 + years

 

 
Training with Pink Therapy 2008-2009: The Essentials of Sexual Minority Therapy 

Accredited Sexual Diversity Therapist with Pink Therapy

Ongoing training with Pink Therapy: Understanding Kink/BDSM; Trans* Emerging Trends; Beyond Gay & Straight; Trans-identified and trans-historied clients.

 

 

Therapies Practiced:
Counselling, Psychosexual therapy, Psychotherapy, Supervision/Consultation.
Specialisms and interests:

 Over the past 20+ years I have developed particular expertise in working with individuals, couples and families presenting with a range of difficulties: for example communication difficulties, sexual difficulties, issues relating to all diverse parenting, situations of high conflict within couples and families.

 

I am particularly interested in the following

- couple work

- transgender issues

- questions of gender and identity

- issues with sexual behaviours

- substance use, including 'chem sex'

- kink lifestyle, kink/BDSM practices

- LGBT adoption 

- Parenting

- HIV

-Haemophilia

 

Theoretical approach:
Couple Therapy, Emotion Focused Therapy, Humanistic, Integrative, Other, Psychodynamic, Relational, Solution Focused Brief Therapy.
Ethical Framework:
UKAHPP.

Qualifications

The Essentials of Sexual Minority Therapy
Pink Therapy (Apr 2009)
UKAHPP
UKAHPP (Sep 1996)
UKCP
UKCP (Sep 1996)
Accreditations:
UKAHPP
UKCP

Issues and problems I can help with:

Addictions/Compulsive behaviours, Adoption Issues, Anxiety/ Panic Attack, Autistic Spectrum, Bereavement/Grief, Cancer, Chronic Physical Ilness, Civil Partnership Preparation/ Dissolution, Coming Out Issues, Compulsive Behaviours (Sex, Gambling, Spending, etc), Cross Dressing/ Transvestism, Depression, Dissociative Disorders, Divorce, Drug/ Alcohol Misuse, Emotional Growth & Development, Gender Identity Concerns, HIV/ AIDS, Intimacy Issues, Kink/BDSM Identity Concerns, Parenting Issues, Post Traumatic Stress, Psychosis, Psychosomatic Illness, Relationship Issues, Self Esteem/Confidence, Sexual Arousal/ Desire Difficulties, Sexual Problems/Dysfunction/Desire Discrepancies, Shame/Guilt, Single Parenting Issues, Suicidal Behaviour/Ideation, Transgender, Trauma.

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