Meet Our Therapist

Our highly proficient, experienced and approachable Counsellor and Psychotherapist is are able to offer therapy in a range of settings including: individual, group, marital and family basis offering help with a diverse range of emotional and psychological issues.

Victoria Jagne – Registered Psychotherapist & Counsellor
PhD, MSc Psych, PG Cert. Marriage & Family Therapy, Dip Couns & Psych
BACP (Reg. 249248)

Victoria Jagne is a fully trained Marital/Family Therapist and a licensed Psychotherapist & Counsellor. She is an accredited member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and adhere to the ethical codes of practice of the British Association for Counselling (BACP) and British Psychological Society (BPS).

Victoria has several years of clinical experience working as a clinical therapist/counsellor with a diversity of clients within the NHS, charitable sectors, mental hospitals, education settings, voluntary sector and private practice. Her wide-ranging training in sociology, psychology, psychotherapy, education, human development and social care, enables her to adopt a flexible approach to her work with clients and to respond to the uniqueness of each individual within their particular social environment.

She is also actively engaged in research into living with long-term mental ill health in old age and is contributing to a pioneering initiative to facilitate mental-health support at a community level.

Victoria has experience of working with a wide range of emotional and psychological issues including:
Anxiety, Addiction(s), Bereavement and Loss, Depression, Discontent with your life, Domestic violence, Emotional disturbance, Feeling sad, Self-harming, Sleep or Insomnia, Stress, Abuse and neglect, Loneliness, Sexual abuse, Suicidal ideation, Relationship challenges, Parenting challenges, Dieting challenges, Life transitions or Personality disorders

Areas of specialism
We provide Psychotherapy and Counselling Services to Individuals, Couples, Families and Groups in Oxford. In addition, Victoria specialises in working with older adults, especially those suffering from Alzheimer’s and other dementias. Psychotherapy can be a powerful tool in helping dementia patients cope with the uncertainty of their inner and outer world. She has two primary specialties: 1) depth-oriented individual and group psychotherapy and 2) the care of older adults, especially those suffering from Alzheimer’s and other dementias.

Academic Qualifications
• Professional Doctorate in Social Policy and Social Work, U.K.
• Post Graduate Certificate in Marriage & Family Therapy, Argosy University, California, USA
• Diploma in Counselling & Psychotherapy Level 4, UK Distance Learning (awarded by NCFE)
• Master of Science (MSc Psych), University of Oxford, U.K.
• B.A. (Hons), University of Plymouth Exeter, UK

Further Training and Continuing Professional Development Training Includes:
• Certificate in Bereavement, Grief and Loss.
• Certificate in Working with Clients with Suicidal Thoughts.
• Certificate in Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults.
• Certificate in Working with Defence Mechanisms in Grief.
• Certificate in Mentalization-Based Therapy.
• Safeguarding Children and Adolescents
• OSARCC OXFORD Sexual Abuse and Rape Crises
• Cruse trained Bereavement Counsellor
• Domestic violence training
• Treatment of Substance Use Disorders and Addictions in the Real World

Professional Membership
• Registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)
• Registered member of the British Association for Behavioural & Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP)
• Member of the American Psychological Association (APA)
• Professional Indemnity Insurance
• Current Disclosure and Barring Certificate (DBS)

Therapeutic approaches
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
Person Centred Therapy
Behavioural Therapy
Cognitive Therapy
Emotion Focused
Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT)
Critical Incidence Stress Debriefing
Mentalization-based Therapy
Family/Systemic Therapy
Group Therapy
                                                         Solution Focused Brief Therapy