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About me

I am a Person-Centred Therapist and Counsellor with Thirty years of Mental Health field experience.

I offer individual personal therapy and counselling online at present.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • MSc Person-Centred Psychotherapy and Counselling 2010
  • Diploma in Counselling 2000
  • RMN 1991
  • BA Hons Nursing RGN 1987

I have lots of experience at supporting clients in a compassionate and empathic way to help them find their true potential and deal with any feelings of worry stress or depression at the current time.

I enjoy being collaborative with clients to get a good positive relationship going full of respect and listening at a deeper level than ordinary life allows.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.


UK Council for Psychotherapy

The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) is a leading professional body for the education, training and regulation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors. Its register is accredited by the government's Professional Standards Authority.

As part of its commitment to protect the public, it works to improve access to psychotherapy, to support and disseminate research, to improve standards and to respond effectively to complaints against its members.

UKCP standards cover the range of different psychotherapies. Registration is obtained by training or accrediting with one of its member organisations, or by holding a European Certificate in Psychotherapy. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

UK Council for 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).

This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.

Therapies offered

  • Humanistic therapies
  • Person-centred therapy


Additional information

£55 per full hour online through ZOOM.

Further information

I offer a free half hour session to see what your issues are so you feel you are making the right choice of counsellor.

South Yorkshire

Type of session

In person
Helen Richardson

Helen Richardson