Psychosexual Therapy/Relationship Counselling and Sex Addiction in Exeter City Centre and Chudleigh.
Hello my name is Sara Briner and I have 19 years clinical experience. I am a psychosexual therapist and AccCosrt(Sen) (College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists), Qualified ISAC trained Sex Addiction Therapist registered with ATSAC , a general qualified counsellor, Registered Member MBACP (Accred) (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy) and Relate Qualified Relationship Counsellor. I have done further training in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. I am a EMDR Europe accredited practitioner and treat trauma/PTSD. Qualified counselling supervisor registered with Cosrt. I offer on-line sessions and a few face to face in Central Exeter EX4 and at Kingsley House, Chudleigh TQ13 0HT which is easy access off the A38 and provides cheaper parking.
I work with individuals and couples for sex therapy (sexual difficulties due to psychological reasons) issues of sexual addiction and relationship counselling in Central Exeter EX4, on-line and in Chudleigh. Sex therapists have carried out extensive professional training and do not offer any other services than therapy. I have done further training to treat Sex Addiction.
I also offer general counselling for individuals and provide counselling to a number of EAP'S (employee assisted schemes) for short term therapy. I offer general counselling to students on counselling courses and also supervise both qualified and student counsellors.
EMDR is available for individuals and for small groups for trauma therapy and critical incidents.
I am working in Exeter City Centre on a Thursday seeing clients face to face and by zoom or Skype on other days except Fridays. Zoom and skype has been working really well and feedback from clients has also been positive they have been able to fit sessions into their working day or around child care and family life without the need of allowing travel time. I have successfully done sex therapy, relationship counselling, emdr, general counselling as well as supervision. Any forms or information sheets have been emailed.
Help rebuild your sex life
All couples experience difficult times during the course of their relationship together. Relationship Counselling can help you to rebuild your relationship and also support you when you separate. Psychosexual Therapy can help you to rebuild your sex life by working on the reasons for your sexual difficulties.
I see couples and individuals.
As a Sex Therapist I see clients for a wide range of sexual issues including:
- Relationship difficultiesI have been working as a counsellor in private practice in central Exeter since 2004, and am educated to diploma level in counselling and a Registered Member MBACP (Accred). (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy). I have undertaken further training with Relate for couple and individual counselling for relationship difficulties, and have also qualified as a psychosexual therapist and accreditation (sen) by COSRT (The College of Sexual Relationship Therapists)
I spent 7 years working for Relate. In 2009 I started working for the NHS as a specialist counsellor and psychosexual therapist and left in 2017. I am a qualified supervisor and offer supervision to qualified counsellors and students in training.
On Sara's blog page you will find up to date articles: Making time for each other in relationships.
Appointments available online
Appointments for therapy and EMDR are weekly, sex therapy is available weekly or fortnightly. The therapy process requires commitment please make sure you are available to undertake regular sessions.
Payment: Payment is due when you book a session by Bacs and is then paid whenever you book a follow on by Bacs or cash or card if face to face. Appointments cancelled within three days of your session are charged at half rate, sessions with less that 48hrs notice are charged at the full rate. I am able to accept BUPA, AXA PPP, VITALITY HEALTH and AVIVA health insurance policies.
If you would like to talk to a counsellor...
If you have any questions about relationship or counselling for sexual issues I can be contacted by telephone on 07926357065 . Please leave your name and number if I'm not available; calls are returned promptly. All communication is private and strictly confidential.
My relationship counselling and psychosexual therapy practice is available to both couples and individuals, sex addiction for individuals, partners and couples, EMDR for individuals and is based in a central location of Exeter City Council and Chudleigh off the A38. Therapy is available daytime and evenings.