Karen Taylor UKCP reg MBACP
Karen works with individuals, couples and families. She is a psychotherapist (UKCP reg) and counsellor (MBACP). She is a licensed hypnotherapist.
Karen has been a qualified and practising counsellor for 25 years.
She is extensively trained and experienced to work with people on emotional, loss and relationship, plus anxiety and stress-related issues of all kinds.
Training, qualifications & experience
Karen has studied and trained in the following major approaches and fields of expertise: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Hypnotherapy (2 years.. 1992-4), Adlerian counselling (2 years .. 1995-97) Existential Psychotherapy (a 3-year Masters degree 1999-2001), Adoption Counselling ( 2 years..2004-2006) and Systemic Therapy (2 years ... 2005-2007).
Karen is an infertility counsellor and is accredited by the British Infertility Counselling Association.
Karen has trained up to Advanced level in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). She sometimes uses this to help people recover from both major trauma and multiple minor traumas.
Karen is now able to include Emotionally Focussed Therapy in her work with couples.
Karen applies her knowledge and skills to meet the needs of the person/people with her.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Asperger's syndrome
- Binge-eating disorder
- Bipolar disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Child related issues
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic disorder
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Postnatal depression
- Relationship problems
Other areas of counselling I deal with
sense of identity
fear about the future
struggling due to dyslexia
coping with Asperges Syndrome or high functioning Autism
- Behavioural therapy
- Cognitive and behavioural therapies
- Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
- Cognitive therapy
£60.00 per session for individuals (from June 2018)
£70.00 per session for couples
£75.00 per session for families
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Weekdays and evenings
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|