|Locations:||Low Cost Clapham|
Lauren Oliver offers a safe environment for clients to explore internal and external conflicts by offering a patient, non-judgemental, empathetic space for clients to open up and gain personal growth and development, addressing the clients’ feelings and encouraging emotional openness. She believes in the existential view that we can change our circumstances and it is important to not limit ourselves. Lauren is an integrative therapist who uses theory and tools learnt through her training from various modalities of counselling to tailor an approach best suited to the client and has currently studied the approaches of person centred, existential and psychodynamic.
Lauren has a varied working background and has worked in healthcare and hospitality in high pressured working environments and can relate to the impact that these professions can have on the holistic self, she would like to work with clients experiencing issues relating to stress, life changes, difficulties in relationships and childhood trauma she also has a special interest in relationship therapy and is a kink friendly therapist who is non-judgmental in her outlook on relationships.
Lauren is a trainee counsellor on the London Foundation Certificate in Counselling and Psychotherapy; she has a student membership with the UKCP. Lauren works within The Awareness Centre’s low–cost counselling service in Clapham and is currently completing studies to enable her to train on the London Diploma in Psychosexual and Relationship therapy and establish a registration with COSRT.