Dr Linda C Winn
Scene and Heard Consultancy
Since opening the doors of my practice in 1997, I have provided people of all ages with a wide range of psychological services. Life can be overwhelming and sometimes even exhausting, but I’m here to guide you through those obstacles. I offer Dramatherapy, EMDR, Clinical Supervision, and student and post graduate mentoring. Currently I am working in the NHS as a Specialist Clinician in a perinatal service. At the present time I only have vacancies for Skype sessions.
A Bit About Therapy, Supervision and Student Support
When we meet I will learn a bit about what you want from the services I offer. I will discuss with you whether the most helpful approach would be dramatherapy, EMDR, individual or group work. In the case of mentoring, we will discuss your aspirations. I will provide you information so you can make an informed choice. My services are tailored to meet your needs.
Skype is also possible.
Services I Offer
Dramatherapy is a form of psychological therapy in which all of the performance arts are utilized within the therapeutic relationship. Dramatherapists are both artists and clinicians and draw on their trainings in theatre/drama and therapy to create methods to engage clients in effecting psychological, emotional and social changes. The therapy gives equal validity to body and mind within the dramatic context; stories, myths, play texts, puppetry, masks and improvisation are examples of the range of artistic interventions a Dramatherapist may employ. These will enable the client to explore difficult and painful life experiences through an indirect approach (www.badth.org.uk).
Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR)
I am fully qualified to offer EMDR. It is a particularly useful therapy for enabling a person to move on from traumatic recall. I have also used EMDR successfully in coaching, to overcome nervousness and negative thoughts. Further information about EMDR can be found at
Clinical Supervision and Mentoring
I am a registered psychotherapy superviser, with many years experience. Sessions will be tailored to your specific needs. Individual and group supervision are offered. There is a discount for learners.
Student and post graduate mentoring
My journey through to achieving my PhD was not smooth. I realise the importance of having support through those tough times. If you feel you need help to get to the finishing line, please contact me. My clinical background also means I can help you with psychological problems, such as depression or anxiety, impinging on your studies.
I am registered with the NMC and HCPC. I have extensive experience as a Dramatherapist, Nurse, EMDR Practitioner and Psychotherapy Superviser. I have had the privilege of working with combat veterans and their families and carers for over 35 years. My PhD ‘The Drama of War, the Theatre of Life – Veterans' Perspectives on a Dramatherapy Journey' underlines the importance I give to the individual's own experience of life and therapy. My doctorate built on my M.Phil: 'Towards a model of dramatherapy for the assessment and treatment of PTSD'.
Publications include: Winn L. ‘Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Dramatherapy’ and ‘Experiential Training for Staff’- ‘Arts Therapies and Clients with Eating Disorders’ Ed. D.Dokter.
NMC and HCPC registered
When deciding whether I am able to assist you, it is important you know that I am qualified and insured to treat you. Registration is confirmation of fitness to practice. You can find out more and check my registrations:
Therapy and supervision
Safeguarding children and vulnerable adults
Employee Assistance Programmes
Discount of 10% for students, emergency services workers, military personnel and combat veterans.
Consultancy,therapy or supervision: £60.00 per 50 minutes session
EMDR: £85.00 per 60-80 minutes session
Skype: £55.00 per 50 minute session
Report writing, attendance at meetings and teleconferences: £50.00 for up to 50 minutes
Workshops or research: please contact me to discuss your requirements
Travel: £12.00 per hour
Mileage: 45p. per mile
Your information is only kept for therapeutic or consultancy purposes. Your information is kept securely, in a locked cabinet for hard copy and password protected and encrypted for electronic data.
Your personal details will never be shared with a third party, unless you provide consent for me to do so.
The only exception to this is when I would be required by law to share the information. This would be because yourself or others are considered under threat likely to endanger life. Unless I consider that to inform you would increase this risk, I would explain my intentions and reasons to you.
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At Scene and Heard Consultancy, your mental health and well-being is important to me. Contact me today to see how I can help you and let’s discuss the range of options at your disposal.
North Cornwall, UK