Dr Harriet Garrod - Counselling Psychologist

Dr Harriet Garrod - Counselling Psychologist

East Sussex

07760 557229

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East Sussex

07760 557229

About me

I am an experienced BPS chartered Counselling Psychologist and HPC Registered Practitioner Psychologist recognised by Bupa, Axa PPP & Cigna with special interests in anxiety, trauma, domestic violence, addiction and depression. I have worked in psychiatry with adults and children extensively within clinical, forensic and community settings with the private sector and the NHS.

I additionally write for Adventure Bike Rider magazine, formerly wrote for Scarlet and currently also supervise CBT trainees at Birkbeck College, London. I lecture psychologists and non-clinicians in mental health and criminal justice agencies regarding high risk offending and risk managment.

I work in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, Person-Centred Approaches and Existential modalities of treatment for couples, individuals and groups.

I am a Clinical Supervisor and provide reduced rates for supervision and personal therapy for students on BPS accredited training programmes.

I can provide assessments and treatments with reports upon request for employment tribunals and divorce.

Training, qualifications & experience

I trained at Regents College, London Metropolitan University, Middlesex University, City University, the University of Derby and Rose Bruford College.

My qualifications are: Doctorate in Counselling Psychology (Regents College), Postgraduate Diploma in Psychology (London Met), Postgraduate Diploma in Legal and Criminal Psychology (Middlesex), Masters (Rose Buford), BA Hons (Derby).

Training - received & qualified in: HCR 20, RSVP, P-SCAN, PCL-R, START, CBT, GAD-7, PHQ-9. CORE-10, BDI, Clinical Interviewing, Psychodynamic, Existential Approaches.

Experience - 14 years psychiatric experience in clinical, forensic and community settings. Within this, 6 years experience of individual therapy and group therapy, addictions, primary care and 18 months forensic, medium secure patients, trauma, PTSD, EDU, self harm, domestic violence.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited


Other areas of counselling I deal with

Domestic Violence
Living with Long Term Illness
Co-Dependence & Toxic Relationships
Recovery from PTSD
Ex-forces adjustment to civvi street
Exam nerves
Gaining independence
Weight loss
Life-changing injuries
Sexual Abuse
Criminal Justice


I am professionally registered with Bupa, Cigna & AXA PPP.

I offer concession fees at a 50% discount for Armed Forces & Ex-Forces, Under 18s, OAPs and the Unemployed!!

Full Fees are as follows:

Individual Initial Assessment, with clinical interview and risk assessment 1.5 hours £175

per face to face session, 50 minutes £100-£125
Couples per session £200

Email Counselling £50
Telephone Counselling £60

Negotiable sliding scale for low income and unemployed.

Report writing services: £500-£700 (depending on individual cases & assessments) 24 hours turnaround

Clinical Supervision:
Professional Individual Clinical Supervision £140 per two hour session
Professional Group Supervision £200 per two hour session
Trainee Counselling Psychologists' Individual Therapy £50 per session
Trainee Counselling Psychologists' Individual Clinical Supervision £100 per two hour session
Trainee Counselling Psychologists' Group Clinical Supervision £120 per two hour session

Further information

You can contact me on 07760 557229 - if I am unable to reply right away, please do leave a message and I will return your call as soon as I can.

You can also contact me me via email: harriet933@btinternet.com

Maps & Directions

Bexhill-on-Sea, TN40

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None


Mondays, Some Early Evenings & Saturday Mornings

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme

Supervision & training

I am also a clinical supervisor and can offer supervision within a CBT Psychodynamic and person centred capacity.

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