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About Jo Lucas

 
Jo Lucas integrative psychotherapist Cambridge

For me, therapy and counselling are an opportunity to move on from feeling stuck with old and uncomfortable habits, and to find a way to grow into yourself. 

 

My own experience of psychotherapy gave me a real sense of shifting blocks in my life and becoming more at ease with myself.

 

I  completed an  MSc in Integrative Psychotherapy at Metanoia in 2014. My first degree is in Psychology and I have an MSc in Social Work and Social Policy from LSE.  I recently completed certifcate course in relational coaching, and one in supervision. I have also studied assertiveness, stress management, relaxation, team building, management, and training.

 

I have many years’ experience of working with people in a range of different contexts. I ran a counselling service in the early 80’s, have been a social worker and I have supervised social workers and staff in different mental health organisations. I have worked directly with people with a wide range of mental health problems in the community and in residential settings.

 

In my previous role as Chief Executive of a small organisation working in the UK and internationally I managed a team, the budget, externally funded projects and made sure the work plan was implemented effectively. I also worked with people setting up and running their own social enterprises, ran a networking organisation and facilitated action learning sets. I have worked in large and small organisations and now run my own business.

 

I am accredited as a  therapist with the UKCP and abide by it's code of ethics and complaints procedures.

Judy Garland: 

 

"Always be a first rate version of your self instead of a second rate version of somebody else."

 

Albert Einstein:

 

"Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new."  

 "Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results."

I couldn't have got to the place I have without your help.