Michelle Mackin

Michelle Mackin

About me

My name is Michelle, I am a Counselling Psychologist registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and a UKCP Registered Psychotherapist.

I am experienced and qualified in counselling, psychotherapy and CBT. I initially trained as a counsellor and qualified in 2001. I then went on to complete further training in psychotherapy and Counselling Psychology. I qualified as a Counselling Psychologist in 2007.

I have been working privately since 2005, but have also worked within the voluntary sector and within the health service. I have knowledge and experience of working with common mental health problems including depression, post traumatic stress, obsessive compulsive disorder and health anxiety.

I work with young people and adults aged 16 plus. I do not work with children. I have an interest in working with adults who have ADHD.

Training, qualifications & experience

BSc (Hons) Psychology
Postgraduate Diploma Counselling
MA Integrative Psychotherapy
British Psychological Society Qualification in Counselling Psychology
Postgraduate Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy                                      Professional Doctorate in Counselling Psychology
EMDR Level 3

I have worked for voluntary agencies as a bereavement counsellor and supervisor, and with survivors of sexual abuse.

I have worked in the NHS as a primary care counsellor and also have experience of working within mental health services as a counselling psychologist.

I have had my own private counselling practice for 13 years.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited


Accredited register membership


£50 for each hour session.

Further information

I am registered with the UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) and I am an accredited member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP). I am also registered with the Health Professions Council (HPC) as a Counselling Psychologist.

I can offer appointments in the evenings and on Saturday mornings.

I can offer supervision for trainee and qualified therapists.

I am also a Coordinating Supervisor for Counselling Psychologists in Training.

Maps & Directions

Derby, DE3

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


Accessibility information
Wheelchair user access:


Saturday mornings and evenings

Types of client


Supervision & training

I have experience of offering supervision for Cruse Bereavement Care and the NHS.

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