Craig Billington

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BA (Hons) MBACP (Accred) and EMDR Europe (Accred)
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Axminster EX13 & Lyme Regis DT7
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About me

Welcome to my profile.

I am an experienced accredited integrative therapist who specialises in the field of unresolved loss, grief and trauma within an NHS Environment as well as in private practice. I specialise within EMDR to treat single and complex post-traumatic stress (PTSD) amongst the many other challenges we experience in life.

In my practice, I provide a compassionate, empathetic client-led approach combined with evidence based interventions such as Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) to support my clients through life’s challenges.

As human beings we all go through times that challenge our own natural resources, this might be as a result of trauma, loss, relationship breakdowns.

Particularly now more than ever, I am working with people who require support as a result of daily stresses which for many Covid-19 has compounded.

Please don't hesitate to get in contact if you wish to arrange a free introductory session to meet with me (virtually) and have the opportunity to see whether you feel I am someone you can relate to, as well as giving me an opportunity to understand the difficulties in which you would like help with. We can then create a plan of support together.

Training, qualifications & experience

EMDR Europe Accredited Practitioner and EMDR Consultant in Training

1st Class BA honours degree in Integrative Counselling
Advanced Diploma in Integrative Counselling
Cert Hypnotherapy
Accredited with British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy
Accredited with EMDR UK

Recent CPD

- Intensive C-PTSD Treatment planning with Suzy Matthijssen 
- Roger Solomon presenting Utilisation of EMDR Therapy with Grief and Mourning
- EMDR intervention for adults with childhood insecure attachment and attachment trauma by Arun Mansukhani
- Attachment Informed EMDR with Mark Brayne

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

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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).

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


£60.00 - £75.00
Free initial online session

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Keyworkers
  • OAPs
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors
  • Unemployed
  • Refugees

Additional information

Session lengths vary between 60-90 minutes flexible depending on the focus of therapeutic work.

Cost per 60 min session £60

I currently work online only

When I work

I am available Monday to Friday with some limited evening appointments.

Further information

I am currently working with clients from around the UK as well as abroad via zoom.

Axminster Medical Practice, St. Thomas Court, Church Street, Axminster, Devon, EX13 5AG

Uplyme, Lyme Regis, Devon, DT7

Type of session


Types of client

Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)

Key details

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Craig Billington
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