Carima Nolten

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Counsellor (MBACP) Talking and Creative Art Therapies
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Enfield, EN2 6AR
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About me

My name is Carima Nolten and I am a qualified trauma -informed Integrative Counsellor (MBACP) with a background in teaching with expertise in Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) and Neurodiversity. I have experience working with children, young people and adults in a variety of settings, including Primary and Secondary schools, Private Tutoring and Sports Coaching alongside the Healthcare and Corporate Sectors. I offer both face - to-face and online counselling to children and adults. 

As a counsellor, I embrace a responsive, flexible and Trauma informed approach, drawing from a variety of different skills . I  offer an empathic, non-judgemental and safe space for clients to explore and express feelings and thoughts around life experiences and challenges they may be facing in their own chosen way, whether it is through talking therapy or through various creative/play/art -based mediums. 

When individuals feel overwhelmed by emotions or difficult circumstances, healthy development can become stuck, impacting learning, behaviour and overall wellbeing. Creative, Play and Art-based approaches are beneficial ways for people to process complex feelings and thoughts, by giving expression, movement, shape and colour to life experiences in a way that often words alone can't do.  

Online counselling  offers clients the opportunity to engage in an online therapeutic space , with the options of engaging with creative tools, and or through home-based creative materials.

I look forward to hearing from you!

Best wishes,


Training, qualifications & experience

My qualifications and experience include, but are not limited to the following:

Postgraduate Diploma - Counselling Children and Young People, UEL/Place2Be, level 7 (BACP registered); ACTO Level 1 Online and Telephone Counselling Certificate ; PGCE in Early Years and Foundation , University of South Africa (Cum Laude); Level 3 Award in Special Educational Needs; Initiatic Art Therapy & Guided Drawing Practitioner; Clayfield Therapy Practitioner.

Alongside private practice, I also manage a counselling service within a London school, where I support children through one-to one counselling and group work, while simultaneously embracing a whole school approach, offering support and psycho-education for teaching staff and parents.  

I am skilled in Talking Therapy, Play Therapy, Sand-tray Therapy, Creative Arts-based Therapies and Sensorimotor Art Therapy to name a few. 

Member organisations

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

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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).

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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
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£60.00 per session
Free initial telephone session

Additional information

£60 per 50-minute face to face/ online sessions paid via Bank Transfer.

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

Evening sessions -online only.

Therapy Rooms Enfield, 88 Church Street, Enfield, EN2 6AR

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Children (0-12)
Young people (13-17)
Young adults (18-24)
Adults (25-64)

Key details

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I offer Integrative Supervision based on the Seven Eyed Model of Supervision to qualified Counsellors as well as Trainees (Level 4+). CYP & Adults.

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Carima Nolten
Carima Nolten