Rosemary Elliott Registered M.B.A.C.P. Counsellor and Counselling Supervisor

Rosemary Elliott Registered M.B.A.C.P. Counsellor and Counselling Supervisor

1 Golf Links Drive
East Riding of Yorkshire
HU15 1HD

East Yorkshire

01482 667017 / 07966467065

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1 Golf Links Drive
East Riding of Yorkshire
HU15 1HD

East Yorkshire

01482 667017 / 07966467065

About me

Since qualifying 14 years ago, I have helped many individuals and couples cope with their stressful circumstances and turn their lives around. I have training and experience in many areas including anger management, anxiety, depression, affairs and betrayal, bereavement, domestic violence, separation and divorce, relationship problems, abuse, postnatal depression, serious assault and post traumatic stress disorder, self-harming, sex addiction. Any of these can affect us and spoil our lives. You may think there is no answer, but

Counselling from someone who is trained, will enable you to discover light at the end of the tunnel by finding a new path out of your difficulties. If you want  freedom from fear that is immobilizing you or  the memories that haunt you, I will give you strategies to overcome that sense of helplessness and help you sleep more soundly.

I have secluded, quiet and comfortable rooms in Brough and Hull, where you can relax to talk about what is troubling you and be empowered to make decisions which will alter the situation.

I offer short and long-term, face to face counselling according to the B.A.C.P code of ethics, of which I am a registered member.
I am a trained couples therapist. My approach is person-centred and integrative, which means we work on whatever you bring to the sessions and enable you both to move forward.

Our lives are full of change and usually we take these in our stride. However, you may think a situation or event overwhelmed you and you think you can't cope. The good news is, you can with the right help.

Are you experiencing day-to-day pressures, problems at work, redundancy, financial problems, difficult relationships? These can all cause stress and sometimes depression.
Do you feel anxious most of the time?
Are you having sleepless nights, or lost your appetite, can't concentrate having flashbacks from a traumatic experience in the past?
If you're losing self confidence, are walking on eggshells or being verbally or physically abused by your partner or a member of your family, you need help urgently.
There is hope if you turn to someone who is able to help you find a new way.
ave you been betrayed by someone you loved and trusted and are devastated and long for someone who listens and understands and will help you regain your self confidence and believe in yourself again?

Are you aware that you're not living up to your full potential at home or at work? Maybe you have come to a crossroads in life and have no idea which way to turn.
Has redundancy left you confused and reduced your self-confidence? If so, counselling will give you the opportunity to unpack those feelings and enable you to move forward.

Friends and family may want to help, but talking to a person who is trained, but not involved, is often more productive.

Counselling will enable you to focus on the strengths that have helped you survive so far and discover resources that you were unaware of, which will lead to a more satisfactory way of living.

Together we can find a new pathway, so you can move from a difficult, dark place to a brighter and more fulfilling future.

Comments from previous clients:
"Counselling has helped me appreciate my worth"
(G on the third session)

"Every session was a success for me. There was a huge improvement in my self-esteem when I had seen my counsellor. She was superb and understanding. I would recommend Rosemary to anyone who needed help with work-related issues." (client 10/08/11)

"I feel as tho' the whole world has lifted from my shoulders"( on second session)

"I don't know how it happened, but I feel so much better and am actually enjoying my job."
(A client's remark after five sessions.)

"Counselling has helped me get my life back. I'm wondering why I didn't try it before and waited forty years before I sought help" (This was said after 4 sessions by a client, who'd been dependent on anti depressants for many years}

"It's so nice not to feel sad all the time." (A comment made after 6 sessions.)

"It's such a relief to feel normal again" (Said after 10 sessions)

"I personally feel that you have helped me understand what has been dragging me down and as a result make changes in my life which have benefited me."(said after 7 sessions)

"I just wanted to say thank you for your help as it has really changed everything. Both of us are a lot happier and feel so much more stable in our relationship. It's great not to feel confused anymore"(received 9 months after 4 sessions of counselling)

"Counselling has enabled me to see the positives in situations."  (after 6 sessions)

Please contact me for a free telephone consultation. The first session gives you the opportunity to see whether counselling suits you.

As a well qualified and experienced Supervisor I offer supervision for trainees (with concessions) and qualified counsellors.

My approach is person-centred, but my training and experience enable me to supervise those who practise an alternative model.
We will work together to ensure the development of your counselling practice.

Comment from one of my supervisees: "I found the experience of supervision to be particularly empowering as Rosemary offers praise and encouragement".

"Thanks for this year. I appreciate it and I know the others do." (group supervision)

I am on the approved list of Supervisors Hull University, York St. John's, Beverley College and Grimsby Institute.
Please contact me for more details.

Training, qualifications & experience

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  • Advanced Certificate in Counselling
  • Diploma in Counselling
  • Counselling Certificate
  • Advanced Teaching Certificate
  • Teacher's Certificate

My experience in the Hull Youth Counselling Unit, a Health Centre and a voluntary organization treating traumatized clients have given me an understanding of the wide range of issues people face in today's world. I now have a thriving private practice.

I regularly attend training courses, which enhance my skills and keep me in touch with current research.
Recent courses: Eating disorders, Sexual abuse, Solution focused therapy, Art therapy, Anger Management, Couple Counselling.

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Other areas of counselling I deal with

Affairs and betrayal, assault, divorce and separation, panic attacks, postnatal depression, physical and sexual abuse, rape, unexpected pregnancy, post-termination, health-related and women's issues, M.S., separation, child-related issues, low self-esteem, attachment and dependency, life changes and confidence-building.

I am happy to see asylum seekers with an interpreter.

I also counsel children. I have an up-to-date CRB.


I charge £35 per 50 minute session minimum for individuals and £40 per session for couples.
Winter Special - Reduction if 4 sessions booked.

Concessions for students, part-time and unemployed or those on Benefits.

Supervision £35 per hour with reductions for students.
Above concessions apply.
Group supervision also available, fee dependent on size of group.I have a wide experience of supervising qualified counsellors and trainees including supervising volunteers who were supporting clients suffering the effects of serious crime.

I am on the Supervisors Register for York St John's, Hull College and Grimsby Institute.

Further information

My main counselling studio is in Brough within easy access of the A63 and M62. It is situated ten minutes walk from Brough train station, which has connections to Hull, Beverley, Goole and York.
There are also local bus services. It is totally secluded, has free parking and disabled access.

I also have a room in West Hull, which is on a bus route.
It is secluded and there is free parking.

Please contact me for a free telephone consultation.

Maps & Directions

Brough, HU15 1HD
Hull, HU4

Type of session

Online counselling: No
Telephone counselling: Yes
Face to face counselling: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None


Monday to Friday 9.00 to 6.00

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme

Supervision & training

My approach is person-centred, but my further training and experience enable me to supervise those who practise an alternative model.

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