Jacky Smith

15 Hornbeam Square
Isle Of Wight
PO33 1RF

07793 198447

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15 Hornbeam Square
Isle Of Wight
PO33 1RF

07793 198447

About me

Jacky Smith MSc, BABCP Accredited, CBT Therapist, Accredited EMDR Consultant, BACP Accredited Counsellor, REBT Accredited Therapist & PhD Student Worcester University, specialising in treating:

  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Phobias / Agoraphobia
  • Stress
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Panic Disorder
  • Road Traffic Accident Incidents
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Addictions
  • Eating Disorders
  • Domestic Issues
  • Abuse
  • Bereavement
  • Relationship Issues
  • Complex Trauma
  • Personality Disorders
  • Bipolar.

Cognitize Offers a range of therapies:

  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT)
  • Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy (REBT)
  • Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Counselling.

Many people experience a range of difficulties & challenges throughout their lives and are often able to resolve these on their own or with help of family & friends. However for those times when extra help is required Cognitize can offer a range of therapies to help clients resolve their problems & achieve their goals in life.

Training, qualifications & experience

Jacky Smith MSc has a Masters of Science degree in Rational-Emotive & Cognitive Behaviour Therapy from Goldsmiths, University of London & is currently a PhD student at Worcester University studying Intensive EMDR. She also qualified with a Diploma in Hypnotherapy in 1997, EMDR levels 1 & 2 in 1998 & 1999 and is an Accredited EMDR Consultant. She obtained a Diploma in Counselling in 1999 and began her private practice in Alton & then in Four Marks, Hampshire.

From 2003-2008 Jacky worked as a counsellor for Hampshire County Council seeing a wide range of clients. From October 2008 - June 2009 Jacky was an assistant teacher & assistant supervisor on the MSc in Rational-Emotive & Cognitive Behaviour Therapy at Goldsmiths, University of London. Jacky worked as a Cognitive Behaviour Therapist & EMDR therapist at the North London Priory Hospital from March 2009-October 2009 until moving to work within the NHS on the Isle of Wight where she is now based as an CBT Therapist & EMDR Consultant as well as seeing private clients at Cognitize in Ryde, Isle of Wight.

Governing Bodies

Jacky is:

  • An accredited member of the BACP (British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy), number 569094
  • An accredited EMDR Europe Approved Consultant with EMDR UK & Ireland (Eye Movement Desensitisation & Reprocessing), membership number S124
  • An accredited Member of BABCP (British Association for Behavioural & Cognitive Psychotherapies), number 060020
  • An accredited Member of the AREBT (Association of Rational Emotive Behavioural Therapy), number 0056.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited


Other areas of counselling I deal with

Complex PTSD/Trauma


Payments can be paid by cash, or card or through electronic banking (cheques are not accepted). Cognitize also request that you pay your bill when you attend for treatment, or before if by electronic banking.

Individual 1 hour sessions via telephone, Skype or face to face are:

  • £50 per session (for private paying individuals)
  • £70 per session (for Medico legal companies/Insurance firms/solicitors)

To make an appointment please phone 07793198447


It is important that sessions are regular, usually at a frequency of once a week. Missed or cancelled sessions are chargeable, in fairness to all our clients and therapists.

No fee will be applied if cancellation is received 24 hours or more prior to appointment time and less than 24 hours will incur a 100% charge, as will missed appointments.

Further information


All therapists are required to have professional supervision and have professional indemnity insurance. Cognitize also offers individual supervision to external therapists and student therapists seeking professional supervision. Supervision for Counselling, CBT, REBT & EMDR is available. Cost - £50 per session either face to face, telephone or Skype.

Maps & Directions

Ryde, PO33 1RF

Type of session

Online counselling: Yes
Telephone counselling: Yes
Face to face counselling: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None