Well Mind Solutions

Counselling & Supervision in County Durham


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My name is John Cashinella-Stanness, I am a BACP Accredited Counsellor, academically qualified to Degree Level in Professional Counselling.

Since 2006 I have undertaken many years of intense counselling training, which is continued through professional development annually, keeping me up to date with the latest skills and training available. I provide private therapy to individuals and I am also a trained Relationship/Couples Therapist.


I am also a fully qualified Clinical Supervisor for those in therapeutic and other supportive roles, attained through Suparna Supervision Training in Harrogate, England.


So far in my counselling career, I have worked within many small and large/multi-disciplined counselling charities and companies such as;


Regional & National Counselling Charities, such as MIND

G.P surgeries

Employment Assistance Programme providers (EAP)

The Armed Forces Welfare Service

NHS England

Community Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS)

Government back to work strategies

IAPT (Improving Access to Psychological Therapies) Services across the North East of England.


My experience includes many years as a counsellor working with adults and young people providing, face to face counselling, group counselling, Telephone and Online counselling, facilitation of Psycho-educational training workshops to groups of the general public, companies and also training/supervision for other therapists.



I am a fully Registered, Accredited Member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy:









A BACP Registered, Accredited Member has undergone a strict process which authenticates him/her to be deemed to meet the standard for a competent, ethical and independent practitioner.

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