Barbara Appleby MBACP

Barbara Appleby MBACP

About me

Hi my name is Barbara and I live in East Devon with my family.

I am a qualified Integrative Psychotherapeutic Counsellor offering face to face therapy for individuals.

I am an LGBTQI+ Affirming therapist.

I am a member of the BACP (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy).

As well as working in private practice, I also volunteer at the Intercom Trust in Exeter. The Intercom trust offers therapy to people in the LGBTQI+ community.

Training, qualifications & experience

Areas of therapy I work with:

LGBTQI+, 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)


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

Member organisations


Accredited register membership

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation. Internalised shame.

Photos & videos

  • Bright Futures Counselling
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I charge £22.50 for a 30min assessment and £45 for a full hour of therapy (£40 for trainee counsellors) There are a few spaces for those on low incomes also, please message me to enquire, my fee for this is £35.

Further information

I have also had two years experience working with carers, anyone who cares for someone else, and the challenges that brings.

Maps & Directions

Exmouth, EX8

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None


Wheelchair access: Unspecified


I currently work Mon - Fri 9am-5pm I offer some late evening appointments to assist those that work.

Types of client

Older adults