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About me

Are you finding it difficult to talk to the people close to you?

Are you experiencing feelings of distress, anxiety, unhappiness, self harm or need for change?

Sessions are £40 for a 50 min with discounts for Counselling students.

I am a Qualified Therapeutic Counsellor (CPCAB) and Member of the BACP with Twelve years of experience.

I provide Confidential Counselling

Short or long term counselling adapted to your needs.

A safe, confidential and non-judgmental service.

I work in a person centered style, which is client led allowing the client to feel safe and empowered.

Since the pandemic I have trained to be able to offer phone counselling, zoom sessions and walk and talk counselling as well as face to face in my counselling cabin in South leicester.

Training, qualifications & experience

I am a therapeutic Counsellor with my core subject in Person Centered Counselling.

I hold the Certificate of Proficency With the BACP and am on the BACP Register of Counsellors and Psychotherapists.

I have experience with working with carers in a carers charity. Here I counselled many people who were in despair or just needed to be listened to without judgement.

I have experience working with children and young adults in a youth counselling. I have experience in counselling people with issues of eating disorders, issues with self esteem, suicide, self harm, sexuality, violence in relationships and abuse.

I work for an outreach branch for youth counselling and in Schools.

I have been involved with higher education.

My clients were very varied in age, race, religion, gender, sexuality, mental and physical ability.

In my private practice I have worked with a wide variety of people. I will do my best to reach your needs, times and amount of sessions wanted.

Everyone is an individual, so I work with what you as a client will bring.

Together we can in a safe environment work together to what you would like to achieve.

Member organisations


British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

BACP is one of the UK’s leading professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy with around 60,000 members. The Association has several different categories of membership, including Student Member, Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP, Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Accred) and Senior Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Snr Acccred).

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


£40.00 per session

Concessions offered for

  • Trainee counsellors

Additional information

I Charge £ 40 for a 50 minute session.

£30.00 for Counselling Students needing at least 10 hours worth of counselling.

When I work

No availability at the moment 

Leicester, LE18

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

DBS check

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Elizabeth (Liz) Stafford

Elizabeth (Liz) Stafford