COUNSELLING SUPPORT – JERSEY ACTION AGAINST RAPE
At JAAR we provide specialist counselling to support men and women and their families and friends deal with the trauma of rape, sexual assault, and childhood sexual abuse.
All our Counsellors have professional counselling qualifications plus have also completed specialist training in counselling survivors of rape and sexual abuse.
JAAR’s Counsellors are deeply committed to the recovery of survivors of sexual violence.
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Counselling sessions are free to anyone aged 18 and above and are held on a weekly basis, for an hour each week, with a maximum of 12 sessions. However, as every case is individual some clients may need more or less than 12 sessions and this will be assessed by the Counsellor and Client .
We try to make our counselling service as accessible as possible by offering appointments at a variety of times, including evenings. We also offer counselling via telephone and Skype for people who are unable to access face to face counselling. Our counselling service has proved to be highly effective and beneficial for our clients.
Each client has individual needs and problems to overcome, however some of the common issues that we regularly help clients to address are:
Please contact the Helpline to arrange your first session with one of our counsellors. All calls and information given are treated with the strictest of confidentiality.
The Telephone & E-Mail Helplines are available to people that have experienced rape, sexual assault, sexual harassment or childhood sexual abuse. The Helplines are also available to those supporting survivors.