Helen Dove

Helen Dove


39-48 Marsham Street


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About me

I have experience of working with Adults, young people and children. If you suffer with depression, or anxiety, have suffered a bereavement or are struggling with relationships. Coming into counselling will enable you to have time and space to explore the difficulties you are facing.

I will work with you and tailor the counselling to your needs, with no criticism, or judgment in a safe environment. We will work together to enable you to find a better future, and a way of managing your feelings and the issues that bought you into counselling.

I am a BACP Accredited Counsellor with sixteen years experience in the NHS and in private practice. I am happy to do short or long term work.

I have experience of working with families and children both in an NHS CAMHS team and in private practice. I offer shorter sessions for children and work closely with the parents to enable the children to find solutions to the distress they feel.

I am happy to work with trainee counsellors who are required to have their own therapy.

I work from home most of the time, in a warm and safe environment, There is plenty of parking and it is easily accessible.

Training, qualifications & experience

Advanced Diploma in Counselling - West Kent College 2000

Postgraduate Certificate in playtherapy - PTUK- 2007

Registered General Nurse - 1983

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Registered / Accredited


Accredited register membership


£45 per session for adults, £30 per session for children - but this can be negotiated.

Further information

I have a special interst in working with children and young people with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, I have knowledge of working with people with these disorders from my work in the NHS.

Maps & Directions

Maidstone, ME15
Maidstone, ME14

Type of session

Online counselling: No
Telephone counselling: No
Face to face counselling: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None


Wheelchair access: Yes


I work Monday to Thursdays during the day and in the evenings, I also have Saturday morning appointments available. I work from home which is easily accessible and has plenty of parking.

Types of client

Young people
Older adults