Calm Waters Counselling - Serena Edwards

Calm Waters Counselling - Serena Edwards

Newton Abbot


07590 987208 / 07590 987208

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Newton Abbot


07590 987208 / 07590 987208

About me

Hello I am Serena and I run Calm Waters Counselling based in my beautiful log cabin, within my tranquil garden in Bishopsteignton, near Teignmouth and Newton Abbot, which is just five minutes off the A380.  I offer a professional counselling service where I provide counselling to adults and children over the age of 11. I have over 12 years experience counselling as well as continued study and research.

My counselling experience and training is diverse and includes:

  • Depression
  • Stress and Anxiety
  • Work Stress
  • Transitioning to Motherhood – Pre and post natal depression
  • Business and management coaching
  • Pain Management
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Personal Development
  • Addiction
  • Relationship issues
  • Self Esteem/confidence

I have enhanced on some of these areas on the services section of my website. If you are unsure if I can support you then email me with any questions here.

Training, qualifications & experience

My training and experience is diverse after qualifying 12 years ago. Working within the NHS, Local Children's Centre, The Big Issue, Corporate organisations, local schools and private practice.

I have completed training courses with Relate, The Iron Mill College and Key Counselling Academy and stand alone colleges. Courses and qualifications include:

  • Advanced Diploma in Integrative Counselling BACP Accredited
  • Couples Counselling Certificate
  • Relationship Counselling Certificate
  • Transactional Analysis Diploma
  • Child Sexual Abuse
  • Integrative CBT for Addictive Behaviours
  • Working with clients who misuse alcohol
  • UK/European Symposium on Addictive Disorders
  • Trauma certificate
  • Post traumatic Stress Disorder Management Diploma
  • Pain Management
  • Working Therapeutically with women undergoing the Transition to Motherhood
  • Post Natal Depression Awareness Course
  • Breast Feeding Peer Support Certificate
  • NLP Life Skills Coaching
  • Business and Customer Service Coaching Qualification - ICS

Member organisations


Accredited register membership

Other areas of counselling I deal with

I specialise also working with Pain Management with chronic conditions either from accidents or illness.

I can also offer Mindfulness training and awareness.

I am also trained and qualified in Business Management and Coaching.


£35 for Individuals

£45 for Couples

Maps & Directions

Newton Abbot, TQ12
Teignmouth, TQ14

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


Monday to Thursday, offering day and evening appointments.

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
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