Jackie Parkes MBACP

0121 454 2209

07796 836739

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Jackie Parkes Counsellor  B.A., Dip Counselling , Registered and Accredited member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy.
Face to Face Counselling Birmingham available in Harborne and Quinton.

At the moment telephone and video link counselling are available due to the Coronavirus Pandemic.


my name is Jackie Parkes, a warm welcome to my website. I am pleased that you found me; I am an experienced and professional counsellor. I offer a safe, non judgemental, calm and confidential environment in which to support you to explore whatever problem you are experiencing. I work with individuals and couples.

Are you...

struggling with difficult emotions? Are you feeling low and lack motivation? Are you feeling anxious? Do you lack self confidence? Are you having problems in your relationship? Are you grieving? Are you stuck? Whether your problems are long standing or a challenging one off situation, I feel I would be able to help. In the website you can find more information on the types of problems I work with.
Are you...


can help you to gain new understanding promoting the development of new perspectives. It can help you develop the resources and skills to be able to deal with your problems. It can help you live more fully and become more fully yourself

"There are as many nights as days , and the one is just as long as the other in the years course. Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word 'happy ' would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness" Carl Jung

Individuals can have many different types of problems and issues to work through including jealousy, abuse, depression, anxiety. Find out more about how counselling can help


Couple Counselling can help you both to, improve your communication skills, talk through your problems with each other, become more aware of your partner


Work is a major part of life for many people, and the positive combination of work and personal life can maintain a sense of fulfilment. Many people will experience some problems at work and will encounter personal issues which will impact on their working life.


Counselling and Therapy in Birmingham

You may come to counselling to focus on a specific issue in the present? such as...

knowing there is a better way of living and feeling but not sure how to get there?

a work problem?

or relationship problem?

or you may come to explore longer term deeper issues?

I believe in the capacity of people to change, and I am passionate about the potential of therapy to help you find more compassionate ways to relate to yourself, and others and to live a richer life.

Please read on to find out how we might work together...