Riviera Therapy Online relationship counselling for expats worldwide Sex therapy and couples' counselling

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The Process

Counselling sessions are available via Skype, FaceTime, WeChat or VSee from 10am - 7pm (UK times) on Monday-Friday.

All new clients begin with a 50 minute consultation session. During this consultation, Joanna helps the client to pinpoint the issues that they want to focus upon. The consultation session allows the therapist and the client to decide whether they wish to continue working together.

Most clients who continue with therapy tend to have sessions on a weekly or bi-weekly basis. Each counselling session lasts for 50 minutes, although couples often find it useful to book double-length sessions. Homework might sometimes be set at the end of each session to help the client to progress towards their goal, and the progress is discussed at the following session.

It is impossible to say in advance how many sessions a client will need, as this depends very much upon the client and upon the range of issues presented.

Process and Fees. Counselling Agreement

If you would like further information about the counselling process, you can find a copy of the counselling agreement here:


The fees for Skype and telephone counselling are £75 per 50-minute session.

Payment can be made in by PayPal or Credit/Debit Card prior to each session. Please note that the full session fee applies for sessions cancelled with less than 48 hours' notice.

If you have already booked a session and would like to make an online payment, please click on the button below:


Joanna provides online supervision for experienced and trainee therapists working in the areas of psychosexual therapy and couples' counselling. Joanna works from an integrative relational perspective, providing supervisees with a safe yet challenging space to reflect upon client work.

Supervision can be provided by Skype, FaceTime, WeChat, VSee or telephone.

The fees for online and telephone supervision are £60 per hour.

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Online relationship counselling and sex therapy
for expats worldwide
(Skype, FaceTime, WeChat, VSee, Telephone)

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