Annie Rankin, MBACP, DipCouns, CNVC, BFA

Annie Rankin, MBACP, DipCouns, CNVC, BFA


01373 463217 / 07931 573775

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01373 463217 / 07931 573775

About me

I offer counselling and empathic listening to individuals and couples. Through genuine relating, I hope to create a climate in which greater awareness, clarity and self-acceptance emerges. My approach is Humanistic and Integrative, drawing on a variety of models and processes. I have been learning and training others in Compassionate Communication and Conflict Resolution for 11 years, and this informs my counselling practice. I also teach Focusing, and this body-based meditative way of listening to ourselves, helps to soften self-judgement and eases inner conflict.
I work with long- and short-term clients, usually once a week. I see a benefit in committing to the work regularly, and I value being flexible - responding individually to each person's issues and circumstances.

Training, qualifications & experience

Diploma in Humanistic & Integrative Counselling (MBACP)
Certified Trainer in Nonviolent Communication™ (CNVC)
BFA qualified Focusing™ teacher
Teacher of Mindfulness & meditation, since 1999.

Member organisations


Accredited register membership


Fees for Individuals - £45 for 60 minutes (a few concessions available on request). Couples Counselling - £60. I offer an initial session of 30 minutes for free.
I also offer formal mediation - price and length of time, by arrangement.

Further information

I usually work from my beautiful rural studio just outside Frome, BA11 2PH
I also see counselling clients in Radstock and in central Bath.

Availability: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday daytimes
Thursday afternoon, and occasional Monday evenings.
I also offer counselling on Skype or FaceTime.

Maps & Directions

Frome, BA11

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
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