Deborah Rose FdSc Couns, PGCE/Cert Ed, MBACP - Adults/Young People /Adolescents

Deborah Rose FdSc Couns, PGCE/Cert Ed, MBACP - Adults/Young People /Adolescents

Frampton Cotterell

The Old Rectory
High Street
Iron Acton
BS37 9UQ

07976 878570

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Frampton Cotterell

The Old Rectory
High Street
Iron Acton
BS37 9UQ

07976 878570

About me

Over the years, I have gained extensive experience working with Adults, Young People & Adolescents within a variety of roles & settings. As a trained Teacher, Mentor, Support Worker and qualified Counsellor I have supported individuals with many of life's issues/concerns.  Throughout my career I have always wanted to support others and feel that my background has enabled me to offer individuals a breadth of life experience alongside professional knowledge and expertise.   Please view my website for further information.  

How I work
I aim to support you within the Counselling process, by having a genuine regard for your well-being, and by providing a safe, non-judgemental, confidential environment, where you can openly discuss your thoughts, feelings and behaviour. As a trained counsellor, I will actively listen, engage and work with you, aiming to help you have a better understanding of yourself and others, effectively empowering you to find your own way forward, in a way that you feel is best.

At the core of my work sits a Humanistic Person Centred ethos, paramount for me is the building of the relationship, establishing trust, warmth and providing a safe space underpin my practice. Alongside this as an Integrative Counsellor I am able to offer elements of several theoretical approaches dependent upon your needs, inclusive of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Psychodynamic, Motivational Interviewing and Transactional Analysis (T.A).  I believe "One shoe does not fit all" and that every individual who enters into counselling requires individual counselling.

Training, qualifications & experience

FdSc Counselling (3 Years) University of Gloucester (2011 -2014)
PGCE/Cert Ed (2 Years) University of Plymouth (2008 - 2010)
Dip Nutrition (1 Year) VTCT (2005)
Dip Anatomy & Physiology ITEC (2004)

Experience to date
Private Practice/Clinic – Adults/Young People. (Current)
Community based Counselling Practice – Adults/Young People.  (Current)
College/University Counsellor  - Adults/Young People.   (Current)
Youth Counsellor – 11-18years.  (Current)
Family Intervention Counsellor - Adults 
Independent Living Support Worker – Young People 16-25years
Teacher/Mentor (Health & Fitness) –  Young Offenders 15-18years

My expertise lies in working with Children/Young People (Secondary School upwards) & Adults.

Member organisations


Accredited register membership

Photos & videos

  • TORC Clinic
  • TORC Room 1
  • TORC Logo
  • Home Practice


Initial appointment  £25.00  - Our first meeting together is at a reduced rate, this is to see if you wish to continue with further counselling sessions.

Further sessions  £35.00 (I also offer a number of low fee spaces, but these are limited).

Student Counsellors £25.00 (Reduced rate for block bookings of 10 or more).  

Throughout our time together, I will regularly review our work together, to ensure your needs are being met.

Further information

As a Member of the British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP), I regularly attend training (Continued Professional Development). This allows me to heighten my own awareness on current up to date training, in turn, allowing my client's awareness to also be heightened. Some of the training I have attended in the last 18 months:-

Mindfulness (8 Wk Course)
Safe Trauma Therapy
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Anxiety
Working with Depression
Child Protection & Safeguarding
Advanced Level in CBT (ongoing)

Maps & Directions

Bristol, BS36
Bristol, BS37 9UQ

Type of session

Online counselling: Yes
Telephone counselling: Yes
Face to face counselling: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None



Types of client

Young people
Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme