About me

An experienced Psychotherapist, Supervisor, and Mindfulness Teacher, with  20yrs counselling  experience. Supporting people with depression, anxiety, OCD, relationship issues, and weight management. I specialise in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT),  Coaching, and Mindfulness  both MBCT and the  MBSR  programme.

Providing  group and Individual supervision  for trainee and experienced counsellors. I run my own private practice in  Waltham Abbey, covering Enfeild, Loughton, Epping, Broxbourne, Nazing, and Harlow. I run the 8 week MBCT and MBSR programmes 3 times a year.
Registered BACP Counsellor and Psychotherapist.
Registered BAMBA Teachers' Mindfulness Network

Training, qualifications & experience

Experienced Mental Health Practitioner, working in both Counselling and Management.
Adv' Dip Couns' Psychotherapy
Dip' in Counselling Psychology
Certificate in Hypnotherapy & NLP
Certificate in CBT / Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Dip' in Clinical Supervision
TD1 in teaching clients Mindfulness in non clinical settings
.b Trained to Teach Mindfulness in Schools


Member organisations


British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

BACP is one of the UK’s largest professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy. Therapists registered with the Association fall into a number of different membership categories such as Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP and Registered Member MBACP (Accred), each standing for different levels of training and experience. MBACP (Accred) and MBACP (Snr Accred) members have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by the Association.

Registered members can be found on the BACP Register, which was the first register to achieve Accredited Voluntary Register status issued by the Professional Standards Authority. Individual Members will have completed an appropriate counselling and/or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but will not appear on the BACP Register until they've progressed to Registered Member MBACP status.

All members are bound by a Code of Ethics & Practice and a Complaints Procedure. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Accredited Register Scheme

The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.

Other areas of counselling I deal with

I work integratively which means I adapt to individual client needs, rather than the clients fitting into the way I work. I have undertaken additional training in Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (CBT) which has been proved extremely beneficial for clients with anxiety, depression, panic attacks, post natal depression, stress, low self-esteem and loss. Clinical supervision is also available to pactitioners. This provides a constructive disussion for you to explore the work you are doing, with clients. Supporting you to examine your own way of being, looking at feelings, thoughts, and any fears that may emerge in your work. This relationship is desgined to support and enable you, to move forward in your work. Iam an experienced and registered  Mindfulness Teacher, Running regular Mindfulness Programmes since 2012.  .b Trained and Paws b. to deliver Mindfulness in schools.

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Additional information

Fee's on request

8 week Mindfulness Programme £190.00
Reduced rates for trainee counsellors

Registered UK Network of Mindfulness Teachers


Monday - Sunday Day and Evening appointments

Further information

Mindfulness based cognitive therapy (MBCT) is a process of paying attention to our thoughts and feelings moment to moment without judgment. Learning to tune into what is going on within our experiences by suspending all self-criticism.

Becoming aware of our thoughts and feelings may not sound like the most obvious way to overcome stress, anxiety or depression. Learning to refrain from negative self-judgment and self-criticism can have an amazing effect.

We also provide anti depressant and minor tranquiliser withdrawal support. Although these drugs can be of help in the short term, they can also increase symptoms if taken longer than the recommended length of time. Many people have found themselves dependent on prescribed drugs, even though they have been prescribed by a GP.

To register for the next MBCT workshop call 01992700779 or 07958089272

Waltham Abbey Counselling Service
Waltham Abbey

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme


In person supervision
Online supervision
Telephone supervision

Supervision is a formal arrangement for therapist to discuss their counselling work with someone who is experienced in both Supervision and Counselling.

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Hycinth Taylor

Hycinth Taylor