Gemma Early

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Registered Member MBACP
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

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Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 0NB
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

I am a qualified integrative counsellor and a registered member of the BACP. I mainly work with a person-centred approach.

I believe the relationship between my client, and I is a unique and equal one, my client’s sense of personal power is of my upmost importance, my view of my client is that they are fully capable of accomplishing their own potential for growth.

​I offer you a warm, empathetic, and non-judgemental space, so you are able to feel listened to, understood and accepted. The space I offer is safe and confidential, a place where you can be yourself at a pace that is comfortable for you, you lead the way.

​Through your therapeutic journey of self-discovery, I can reassure you that I will be there to support you as you process making positive changes in your life. 

 I work with adults 18 years + covering a wide range of matters in question these include,  (but not exclusively),

Depression, Anxiety, Stress, Anger, Feeling Sad, Low self-confidence, Relationship Issues, Trauma, Abuse, Emotional Abuse, Sexual Abuse, Rape both recent and historical, Separation and Divorce.

I have an enhanced DBS check. (Disclosure & Barring service).

If you would like more information about how I can help you on your journey please contact me.



Training, qualifications & experience


  • Working extensively with survivors of rape and sexual abuse
  • Rape and Sexual Abuse Support Service (RSASS),
    Trust House Reading
  • School Based Counsellor supporting students suffering with anxiety, depression, and low self-esteem

Qualifications and Training

  • CPCAB Therapeutic Level 4 Diploma Course,
    Guildford College
  • CPCAB Counselling Studies Level 3 Certificate,
    Bracknell and Wokingham College
  • Counselling Skills Level 2 Certificate,
    Bracknell and Wokingham College
  • Trauma model to work with survivors of sexual violence and rape
  • Pre Trial-Therapy
  • Cyber and Domestic Abuse Awareness Training
  • Mental Health Focusing on Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Mick Cooper, The Tribes of Person-Centred Therapy

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

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).

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Therapies offered


£35.00 - £45.00

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Students

Additional information

I offer face-to-face sessions in my private garden room based in Taplow, I also offer telephone and online sessions.

A 15 minute telephone consultation will help me determine how and whether I can help you and it gives you the opportunity to determine whether i am the right fit for you. 

Initial consultation
Introductory consultation £30

1 Hour Session
An hour session with Gemma​ £45

6 x 1 Hour Sessions
When you purchase 6 sessions together you get them at a discounted price £42 each

Initial Consultation
Students (18+) Only £20

1 Hour Session
Student (18+) Only £35

Limited income clients
I offer a limited number of sessions dedicated to those with low income. This will be discussed at initial consultation stage. Given after consultation.

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

Working Hours

  • Monday 9am-8pm
  • Tuesday 9am-8pm
  • Wednesday 9am-8pm
  • Thursday 9am-8pm
  • Friday CLOSED
  • Saturday by appointment only
  • Sunday CLOSED

Further information

I am fully insured.

Free parking available. 

102 Maypole Road, Taplow, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 0NB

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Older adults

Key details

DBS check

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