Frances Mulraney RGN RMN MA(Psych) MBACP CS(Acc)

Frances Mulraney RGN RMN MA(Psych) MBACP CS(Acc)


07940 539786

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About me

Hello there. My name is Frances Mulraney. I am a fully qualified, registered & experienced counsellor/psychotherapist and dual registered nurse, with over 25 years experience working within the NHS & Private Sector.

Having specialised in Substance Misuse & Addictions, Abuse & Anger Management for the past 15 years I now run a successful private practice based in Weymouth Dorset.

I currently work for various statutory & non-statutory agencies (NHS, Police, Prison service, Probation, Social Services, GPs, Rethink, Victim Support, Solicitors,Various Employee Assistance Programs & HR departments) I am happy to accept self-referrals directly from clients.

I offer an Integrated Approach depending upon my clients individual needs, varying from Client-Centred/Humanistic to a CBT & Solution Focused Approach.

My average number of sessions per client is between 6-10 sessions, depending upon my clients goals & required outcome for therapy. I always negotiate with clients as to length & duration of therapy & do offer longer term counselling if necessary.

I also provide Supervision for other counsellors & psychotherapists & related professions with a clinical/therapeutic caseload.

Clients & colleagues alike describe my approach as informal, challenging, gentle & professional.

Training, qualifications & experience

As part of maintaining up-to-date knowledge & skills I am involved in on-going Continuing Professional Development & Supervision & regularly attend training & networking events.

My previous training has included:
Higher Education / Academic Qualifications
University of Nottingham
MA in Counselling/Psychotherapy
Professional Training & Qualifications
Registered Psychiatric Nurse
Registered General Nurse

Further Professional Training:
Treatment of Sexual Abuse in Substance Misusing Women
Solution Focus Brief Therapy
Motivational Interviewing Techniques
Therapeutic Work with Sexual Abuse Survivors
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Psychodrama/Creative Therapies
Gestalt Psychotherapy
Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT)
Voice Dialogue Psychology of Selves

ENB Courses:
Supervision in Clinical Practice
Therapeutic Work with Individuals
Teaching & Assessing in Clinical Practice
Care & Management of Persons with HIV & AIDS Related Conditions

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Accredited register membership

Other areas of counselling I deal with

I have also have experience working with the following issues:
Anger Management, Self Development, Conflict Management, Relationship Issues, Abuse, Bereavement & Loss, Addictions (Alcohol, Drugs, Gambling & Sexual Addiction), Anxiety & Panic, Depression, OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorders) Sex & Sexuality issues, Low Self Esteem & Low Self Confidence, Career Counselling, Debt Counselling, Work Related Issues, Bullying, Phobias, Pain Management, Trauma & Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Postnatal Depression, Psychosis, Bi-Polar Disorders, Personality Disorders & Supervisory Practice.


Counselling/Psychotherapy sessions £55/hr
CONCESSIONARY & REDUCED FEE RATES AVAILABLE for low income clients-Limited places available. Please feel free to ask.

Supervision Fees are fully negotiable. Please feel free to contact for further information

Further information

I also run workshops & facilitate small group work.
These include: Anger Management, Stress & Anxiety Management, Substance Misuse Awareness & Creative Therapy.

For any further information please feel free to contact me or alternatively you may wish to visit my website:

Maps & Directions

Weymouth, DT4

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None


Accessibility information
Wheelchair access: Unspecified


Mon-Fri 9.30-6.30

Types of client

Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme

Supervision & training

I offer supervision to Counsellors/psychotherapists, trainee & student counsellors/therapists & supervision for related professionals (nurses, social workers, probation officers etc) who hold a clinical/therapeutic caseload.

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