Abigail Plowright, Supporting Children, Young People, Adults and Families.

Abigail Plowright, Supporting Children, Young People, Adults and Families.


The Arches Therapy Rooms
198 Cheltenham Road

07855 702763

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About me

Over the past 10 years I have supported parents, children, young people, adults and their families. To increase their connection, create their unique environment to thrive and improve their emotional wellbeing.

I specialise in supporting “Highly Sensitive People” (HSP), “Highly Sensitive Children” (HSC) and “Highly Sensitive Families”.

'I faced many challenges when I first came into contact with Abigail. I was faced with a very challenging home life with my two children. I also had problems communicating with my children and managing constructively their emotional outbursts. Furthermore, I had lost a lot of self-confidence in my own parenting skills and ability to communicate effectively with my children. The change I experienced was largely down to Abigail's empathetic, yet knowledgeable approach to my situation. She had a range of strategies for me to try and was able to break through my natural reticence towards any kind of 'therapy'. Her approach allowed me to see my situation from my children's perspective and enabled me to re-connect with them once more. I saw over the months how my very angry son became less angry. Much of this was a result of a change in my attitude towards his behaviour and who he was as an individual. Abigail has both patience and perserverance in equal measure.  She also has a very keen sense of humour - which is always useful in difficult situations. I recommend Abigail unreservedly.' E.A, London

'My sessions with Abigail were truly remarkable. I am a HSP and she understood me. She skilfully identified the root cause of my issues and guided me safely through the experience of release and change. She was really compassionate, understanding and gentle. I felt fully supported, safe and looked after during a release of a stressful and traumatic experience, which she supported me to resolve. For this I am truly grateful, Thank you.' London

'I started seeing Abigail as I was suffering from low self esteem, anxiety, panic attacks and felt I was ‘too much’. Since working with Abigail, I’ve gained more understanding and compassion for myself, I feel more grounded, accepting and in-control of myself . I have discovered powerful and effective coping strategies and they are part of my daily routine. Abigail is amazing! The work we did together was very powerful.' A.L Italy & London

I offer online and face to face support for:


A lot of parents worry about their children and adolescents; how to effectively support them emotionally and how to understand and respond to their behaviour. I will guide and equip you with tools and strategies to maintain a loving connection and open communication with your family.

To reduce parental stress, overwhelm and manage emotional distress. Increase your calm, to feel more connection with your children and bring the happiness back into your own life as well as your families.

To empower individuals who might feel stressed, have post natal depression, feel sad, depressed, anxious, have low self esteem, be experiencing isolation, trauma, separation or divorce.

Children and young people
As children and young people can feel isolated in their lives, often struggling with anxiety, low self esteem, identity, the pressures of education and how they’re meant to ‘fit’ into the world. Abigail gently and effectively supports them through their challenges, she teaches them how to navigate their life, so they can discover their unique resilience, thrive and create a more positive future.

Holistic Sleep Coaching

To reduce the impact of sleep deprivation in children and their families and support the context of supported infant sleep within modern parenting.

Therapeutic support in schools

To provide emotional support for your pupils and teachers.

Please call or email me if you're curious to learn how I work and how I might be able to support you.

I look forward to hearing from you

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Super Therapeutic Nanny
  • Sleep Consultant
  • Understanding your child, for more connection, more fun and a happier family life.
  • Practical and emotional support for Parents
  • Emotional support for children and young people
  • Releasing trauma from the body and mind
  • Trauma informed practice
  • Goal setting and taking action to move forward in your life

Member organisations


Accredited register membership

Other areas of counselling I deal with

  • Family Dynamics
  • Parenting Support
  • Stress management
  • Working through burnout
  • Loneliness and isolation
  • Sleep Consultant
  • Muscle testing


Please call or email me to discuss.

Further information

I offer Parenting workshops; to increase your parenting confidence, connect with your child emotionally and understand your child's behaviour.

Maps & Directions

Bristol, BS8
Bristol, BS6 5QZ

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None


Accessibility information
Wheelchair user access: No


Please contact me for availability

Types of client

Young people
Older adults