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MBACP(Registered)Psychotherapeutic Counsellor and Supervisor

About me

I am offering face to face therapy, please contact me for more information.

Hi my name is Barbara and I live in East Devon.
I am a qualified Integrative Psychotherapeutic Counsellor and Clinical Supervisor offering face to face/zoom sessions.I am a member of the BACP (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy).

As well as working in private practice, I am the Counselling Service & Projects Coordinator at The intercom Trust Exeter, Intercom offers support for anyone in the LGBTQIA+ community

I'm now able to offer Eco/ Walk and Talk Therapy.

Training, qualifications & experience

Areas of therapy I work with:

LGBTQIA+, Abuse, Anxiety, Bereavement, Career, Depression, Domestic violence, Low self-confidence/esteem, Self-harm, Sexual abuse, Sexuality, Stress, Suicidal Thoughts, Trauma, Work related issues, Panic Disorder, Gender Identity.

CPD: (continuous professional development)

Bereavement, Trauma, What it means to be visually impaired (working with people who are visually impaired) Aiming for excellence LGBT+ Mental Healthcare Skills (online)

Eco/Walk and Talk Therapy 


Couples Counselling (2022)

Art Therapy Diploma (2021)

Certificate In Clinical Supervision (L6)

Degree (L5) in Counselling (Modules: Death and Dying, Diverse Perspectives in Mental Health, Exploring Fear and Sadness, Psychology of Childhood and Youth)
Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling L4 (CPCAB)
Certificate in Counselling Studies L3 (CPCAB)
Certificate in Counselling Skills L2 (CPCAB)
Certificate in Social Sciences (OU)
Four Areas of Brokenness (ACC Association of Christian Counsellors

Member organisations


British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

BACP is one of the UK’s leading professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy with around 60,000 members. The Association has several different categories of membership, including Student Member, Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP, Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Accred) and Senior Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Snr Acccred).

Registered and accredited members are listed on the BACP Register, which shows that they have demonstrated BACP’s recommended standards for training, proficiency and ethical practice. The BACP Register was the first register of psychological therapists to be accredited by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

Accredited and senior accredited membership are voluntary categories for members who choose to undertake a rigorous application and assessment process to demonstrate additional standards around practice, training and supervision.

Individual members will have completed an appropriate counselling or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but they won’t appear on the BACP Register until they've demonstrated that they meet the standards for registration. Student members are still in the process of completing their training.

All members are bound by the BACP Ethical Framework and a Professional Conduct Procedure.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Accredited Register Scheme

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation. Internalised shame.

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From £40.00 to £60.00

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors
  • Unemployed

Health Insurance/EAP

  • WPA

Additional information

I charge £25.00 for a 30min assessment and £50 for a full hour of therapy (£45 for trainee counsellors) There are a few spaces for those on low incomes, please message for more details  

For supervision my fee is £50 per hour.

Couples £60 an hour.

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

I currently work Tue + Thurs 9am-5pm I offer some late evening appointments to assist those that work.

Exeter, Devon, EX4

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

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In person

I offer Clinical Supervision to individuals and to groups.

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