Angela Rankine & Julie Phillips, A&J Counselling Services

Angela Rankine & Julie Phillips, A&J Counselling Services

Greater Manchester


07958 767195

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Greater Manchester


07958 767195

About us

A & J Counselling Services provides counselling, hypnotherapy, cognitive behavioural therapy, relationship counselling, auricular acupuncture and case work supervision.  Angela Rankine and Julie Phillips are the two therapists that run the organisation. They work from locations in Lees in Oldham, Mossley in Tameside, Middleton in Manchester and Settle in Yorkshire. Home visits can be provided if required.

Angela is a MBACP Accredited Psychotherapist and has a wealth of experience in addictions, especially tranquiliser addiction, relationship issues, insomnia, anxiety, agoraphobia, sexual minority therapy, stress and anxiety management. Angela also offers casework suprevision. Julie, has experience in bereavement counselling including pet bereavement, sexual minority therapy, panic attacks and anxiety, raising self esteem. Both Angela and Julie are qualified in CBT and hypnotherapy and work with smoking cessation, weight loss, insomnia, pain relief etc.

Angela and Julie are integrative therapists, and can help with a range of issues including depression, low self esteem, loss, anger management, relationship problems, domestic abusive, bullying or harassment, work related problems.  Courses in stress management can also be provided for organisations wishing to reduce sickness levels.

We offer a supportive environment and aim to enable our clients to understand and be more equipped to deal with their problems whilst improving their confidence and self esteem.

Training, qualifications & experience


  • Diploma in Counselling
  • Advanced Diploma in Counselling
  • Diploma in Casework Supervision
  • Diploma in Hypnotherapy
  • Certificate in Sexual Minority Therapy
  • Diploma in Casework Supervision
  • Diploma in CBT
  • Practitioner Certificate in NLP
  • BA (Hons), MA Women's Studies
  • NADA Acupuncture


  • Diploma in Counselling (Level 4)
  • Certificate in Sexual Minority Therapy
  • Diploma in CBT
  • Diploma in Hypnotherapy

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Registered / Accredited


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Other areas of counselling we deal with

Benzodiazepine and pain killer addiction and addiction to over the counter medications.


Counselling from £30
Hypnotherapy from £50
CBT from £35
Casework Supervision from £35
Auricular Acupuncture from £15

Further information

We provide a professional yet supportive service.

We are members of the BACP and committed to our own professional development.

Therapists can also provide auricular acupuncture which helps with detoxification, relaxation and insomnia.

Maps & Directions

Oldham, OL4
Manchester, M24

Type of session

Online counselling: Yes
Telephone counselling: Yes
Face to face counselling: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None


Wheelchair access: Unspecified


Days / evenings or weekends - home visits available.

Types of client

Young people
Employee Assistance Programme

Supervision & training

I have worked as an integrated supervisor for over ten years.  I am supportive yet challenging.  I am a person centred counsellor, hypnotherapist and CBT and Mindfulness therapist.  I have specialist areas of interest in stress management, insomnia, pain killer addiction, addictions, obesity, eating disorders, bereavement and sexual minority counselling.  I work in the Lees area of Oldham and in Mossley, Ashton U Lyne.  I am also willing to travel.  I offer reduced rates for students.

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