Hi, I'm Andrew. What would you like to talk about today?

It's a simple question, but it rarely has a simple answer.

If you are feeling depressed or anxious, struggling to connect with others or even yourself, then we can navigate those issues together. As a BACP-registered counsellor, I can help you to change the way you respond to them and difficult feelings you may be having. 

 

I offer effective, affordable sessions at London Bridge (SE1), Brixton (SW9) and via Zoom. I charge £60 for a 50-minute weekly session and offer a free half-hour initial appointment.

My approach

I am a humanistic counsellor, meaning I work alongside my clients to explore their feelings, thoughts and behaviours to understand why they are reacting to situations in the way that they do.

 

It's a fundamentally optimistic and non-judgemental approach that helps you to work with your own resources and strengths to manage the issues you face.

I know that counselling can be an intimidating experience, especially if you're not sure where to start. We can tailor how we work together so you feel secure enough to engage with the process.

You can find out more about how I work confidentially and safely, including what counselling sessions with me look like.

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"I recommend you choose Andrew to work through whichever of life's unexpected challenges have landed in your lap. He took me from a terrible low, not only back to 'normal', but to a better, happier me."

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James, 50

"Working with Andrew was a real pleasure. I found almost everything he said to be insightful and thought-provoking. He has a particular strength in striking the right balance between being sympathetic and ensuring you address problems fully."

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Ben, 30

Where I work

London Bridge: Tuesdays to Thursdays at 89a Long Lane in Borough, a six-minute walk from London Bridge station.

 

Brixton: Fridays at 34-44 Tunstall Road, a one-minute walk from Brixton station.

 

Zoom: I also offer Zoom sessions  throughout the week.

If you are interested in exploring what it might be like to work with me, then email on hello@andrewmickel.co.uk, use the contact form below, or call me on 07428 338931. We can set up an initial appointment to see if the support I can offer would be right for you.

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I am experienced in working with clients on issues such as the below. Often people aren’t really sure why they are looking for counselling, and  that is something we can also explore together.

  • anxiety and stress

  • low self-esteem and confidence

  • sadness and depression

 

  • shame

  • feeling confused

  • feeling overwhelmed or out of control

  • LGBT+ issues

  • sexuality

  • gender

  • isolation and loneliness

  • difficulties relating to others

  • feeling unfulfilled

I have worked with a wide range of people, including a specialism working with LGBT+ clients. Whoever you are, we can shape how sessions look to what feels right for you.