Carol Ann Wright MA

Carol Ann Wright MA

Cambria House Ltd
The Cambria
Marine Terrace
Sir Ceredigion
SY23 2AZ

01545 561338

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About me

I am an Accredited Member of the British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapists, also a member of the National Counselling Society. I hold a Masters in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Counselling. I have worked in Independent Practice for the past 20 years seeing a diverse client group. I do professional work for solicitors, the law courts and corporate clients.I have consulting rooms in Aberystwyth,where I see patients from a diverse section of the community.I have lived in Wales for 20 years , on a smallholding with my husband and a menagerie of animals.

My governing bodies is:
BABCP British Association for Behaviour and Cognitive Psychotherapists. I have been Accredited to the organization for more than 17 years.

During my Professional career, I have created and run a Counselling service for the Welsh Ambulance Service. Blaenau Gwent County Council. Gwent Healthcare Trust, now Aneurin Bevan Healthcare Trust.

Training, qualifications & experience

I qualified as a counsellor at the Royal Forest of Dean college Gloucester. Then went to the University of Wales Newport where I took my Masters in Counselling (CBT)and qualified in 2003. I have worked for a Local Authority as staff counsellor for 11 years. I have also run counselling services for staff of the Welsh Ambulance Service and the Gwent Healthcare Trust for 5 years consecutive. My other clients come from referral from GP's, insurance companies and individual self referral.

I carry out Medico Legal work for various trauma's. ie. RTA. Work injury etc
I work with a diverse nature of conditions, including PTSD, OCD, BDD, Depression, Anxiety, Marital Problems, grief and all kinds of abuse, current or historical.One of my specialities is Long time sexual abuse of children or young adults.I work on a one to one basis but also do couple counselling for a slight increase in fees.
I am in regular supervision and attend continuing development.
I am available to supervise other CBT therapists.

I see clients in The Cambria Centre, Aberystwyth and in Cardigan.

Member organisations


Other areas of counselling I deal with

I also work with couples and groups.


My fees are to be discussed in first telephone or e-mail communication.

My current fees are:
- Initial assessment session £80 (50 mins)
- Ongoing therapy £60 per session (50 mins)

For couples initial assessment is £110 (50 mins)
Ongoing therapy is £100 per session (50 mins)

GP referrals
- Initial assessment session £110 (50 mins)
- Ongoing therapy £100 per session (50 mins)

EAPs, Insurance Companies, and Solicitor referrals
- Initial assessment session £150
- Ongoing therapy £130 per session (50 mins)

Medico-Legal -
Initial assessment £150 per session (one and a half hours)
- Ongoing therapy £130 per session (one hour)

Medico legal reports:
£60 for full report
£40 for brief report

Supervision for qualified therapists is £60 per hour, per month
Trainee therapists £40 per hour per month

Further information

For corporate clients, I can work with groups with each member having similar issues
Fee to be discussed.

Maps & Directions

Aberystwyth, SY23 2AZ

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


Wheelchair access: Yes


Have limited availability in Aberystwyth beginning September 9th 2019

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme

Supervision & training

Supervision available