Emma Thompson Registered Member MBACP

Emma Thompson Registered Member MBACP

Swale Community Centres
Phoenix House
Central Avenue
ME10 4BX


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Swale Community Centres
Phoenix House
Central Avenue
ME10 4BX


About me

I am a qualified counsellor (Dip. Couns.) and a Registered Member MBACP (Registration no. 100054).

Perhaps you are unhappy, feeling you are lacking joy or stability in your life?  Maybe you are feeling anxious, stressed, upset, depressed or overwhelmed?  I have a warm and adaptable approach, using an integrative framework to best help you.

I offer a safe place in which you can open up and feel you are accepted, heard and understood.  I have access to room in the centre of Sittingbourne, just a few minutes' walk from the train station.  This venue is wheelchair-accessible, with a pay-and-display car parks and disabled spaces within 100 yards of the entrance.

I can be reached by email or phone. If you phone, I may not be able to answer your call immediately - so please leave a message if you would like me to call you back. Out of consideration for your privacy, I cannot call back if you do not leave a voicemail or text message asking me to.

I have experience in helping in a number of areas, for example:

  • Anxiety (particularly general anxiety disorder and social anxiety)
  • Isolation
  • Lack of confidence
  • Anger
  • Depression
  • Bereavement
  • Stress
  • Family breakdown / family issues
  • Bullying
  • Self image / body image
  • Self esteem

I am also particularly interested in working with people with disabilities - especially "invisible" disabilities such as fibromyalgia, CFS/ME and EDS.

Training, qualifications & experience


  • CPCAB Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills
  • Open University D171 Introduction to Counselling (equivalent to CPCAB CST-L3)
  • InterPsyche Diploma in Integrative Counselling (a Level 4 & BACP-accredited course)

Recent CPD / extra training

  • Attachment Theory
  • Working with PTSD
  • Positive Psychology
  • Clinical Psychology of Children and Young People
  • Self harm
  • Suicidal thoughts & feelings
  • Working with autistic clients
  • Working with anger and rage

Member organisations


Accredited register membership

Photos & videos

  • One of the rooms I use.


My fee is £35 for a 50-minute session.

Please give 24 hours’ notice of a cancellation, if less than 24 hours’ notice is given then the full session fee is required.

Maps & Directions

Sittingbourne, ME10 4BX

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


Weekdays, daytime and evenings.

Types of client

Older adults
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