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Jean Wells

Senior Lecturer, BA (Hons) Humanistic Counselling

Jean.wells@chi.ac.uk | 01243 816384

Jean joined the University of Chichester in 2018.  She has a BA from Colgate University in the USA, and a PgDip in Advanced Social Research Methods from City University in London.  More recently Jean received an MSc Counselling and Psychotherapy (University of Roehampton) and a Diploma in Humanistic Counselling (University of Chichester). Jean is currently working on a doctoral thesis on what counsellors find helpful or unhelpful about the intake assessment, within the context of an exploration of what constitutes therapeutic knowledge and theories about how we ‘know’ the other. 

Alongside her role at Chichester, Jean is a BACP accredited Humanistic/Existential counsellor in private practice. She also teaches for a Surrey institution on a Foundation Degree in Humanistic Counselling and on an Integrative BA top-up degree.