Leanne Woo is a qualified Psychosexual and Relationship Therapist and is a member of the College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists (COSRT). She works with both individuals and couples. Leanne is also a qualified Adult Nurse and has been qualified since 2007. She is registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). She has worked with predominantly oncology patients including  gynae-oncology , breast oncology, uro-oncology and colorectal oncology.

It is her nursing career that inspired her to learn a new specialism. She became interested in mental health and started volunteering as a listener, taking calls for Samaritans. She found it extremely rewarding and fulfilling to be there for someone in their time of need. Leanne uses an integrative approach. She has a special interest in early attachment and how it impacts on relationships and wellbeing. She provides a safe, non-judgemental space for clients to seek resolution to the issues that bring them to therapy.  Leanne treats all of her clients holistically.

 

Training, Qualifications & Experience

  • The London Diploma in Psychosexual and Relationship Therapy
  • The London Foundation Certificate in Counselling and Psychotherapy
  • Nursing (Adult) with Professional (RN) Qualification
  • Mentorship in Adult Nursing

Leanne can help with:

Vaginismus

Vaginismus Vaginismus means you have difficulties in being penetrated by any object such as a finger, tampon, dildo, or allowing [...]

Sexual Identity Issues

Sexual Identity Issues Sometimes, you as an individual, or those around you, may experience confusion or difficulty in understanding your [...]

Sex and Disabillity / Illness

Sex and disability – Health problems, lifelong disability or acquired disability can impact enormously on your personal and sexual relationships. [...]

Painful Intercourse – dyspareunia

Painful Intercourse (dyspareunia) Both men and women can experience pain through intercourse. Women can experience painful intercourse when they are [...]

Orgasmic Difficulties

Orgasmic Difficulties Many individuals – both men and women – experience orgasmic difficulties, whether that be having difficulty achieving an [...]

Low Sexual Desire – Lack of Libido

Low Sexual Desire – Lack of Libido This is a very common sexual difficulty. Loss of desire can either be [...]

Fetish & Paraphilia

Fetish & Paraphilia Sexual fetishism, or erotic fetishism is defined as the sexual arousal a person receives from a physical [...]

Erectile Difficulties

Erectile Difficulties Erectile difficulties means that you have difficulty in obtaining and maintaining an erection, which makes penetration difficult or [...]

Ejaculation Problems

Ejaculation Problems Early (“premature”) ejaculation means that you have not yet learnt to control the ‘point of inevitability’ – the sign [...]

Compulsive Sexual Behaviour

Compulsive Sexual Behaviour  Previously known as "sex addiction", the more accurate term “compulsive sexual behaviour” is used to describe the [...]