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Please note: I am unable to take general enquiries until 31st October 2021

About me

I am a UKCP-registered psychotherapist and psychotherapeutic counsellor working with clients who experience a wide range of issues including anxiety, depression, grief and loss, chronic health conditions, identity and/or personality difficulties, low confidence and/or self-esteem, relationship problems, and stress. I offer a safe and confidential space in which we can work collaboratively to explore the issues you are struggling with. For appointments or initial enquiries please email: therapy@catherinenixon.co.uk

Training, qualifications & experience

  • PG Diploma in Psychotherapy
  • PG Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling
  • PhD in Education (Sexualities)
  • MSc in Social Research
  • BSc in Psychology & Counselling

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.


UK Council for Psychotherapy

The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) is a leading professional body for the education, training and regulation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors. Its register is accredited by the government's Professional Standards Authority.

As part of its commitment to protect the public, it works to improve access to psychotherapy, to support and disseminate research, to improve standards and to respond effectively to complaints against its members.

UKCP standards cover the range of different psychotherapies. Registration is obtained by training or accrediting with one of its member organisations, or by holding a European Certificate in Psychotherapy. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

UK Council for Psychotherapy

Accredited Register Scheme

The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.

Other areas of counselling I deal with

  • Weight issues & eating issues.
  • Attachment issues: including in childhood & in adulthood.
  • Loss of identity: including loss of job, health, roles in life
  • Grief and loss: including loss of relationships, complicated and anticipatory grief.

Therapies offered

  • Humanistic therapies
  • Integrative
  • Transactional analysis


£50.00 per session

Additional information

£50 per 50-minute session (including the initial assessment session).

Payment methods: Bank transfer (BACS) preferred, or card payments in person or online.

North Yorkshire

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

DBS checked

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Dr Catherine Nixon

Dr Catherine Nixon