Ian Wright, BA (Hons) MBACP (Reg)

Ian Wright, BA (Hons) MBACP (Reg)

Cleveland House
39 Old Station Road

07748 556 787

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About me

With over fifteen years experience in the Public, Private and Third Sector as a Counsellor, Psychotherapist, Dyadic Developmental informed Practitioner and Clinical Supervisor, I work with individuals, couples and families dealing with a wide variety of personal and professional issues. In particular generalised anxiety, relationships, bereavement and loss, depression, struggles within the workplace, overwhelming life changes, addiction, including but not limited to drugs, alcohol and gambling use and trauma, (including. developmental).

My working style is to provide a safe and caring confidential space for clients to express and explore their thoughts, feelings and behaviours.

Training, qualifications & experience

I am the Service Co-ordinator for a counselling agency in Buckinghamshire and I helped set up and managed a Berkshire in-house Counselling service for a Borough Councils’ employees, which included over four thousand staff from Social Services, Schools and Education, Local Government Services and Environment and Leisure staff.

I provide Clinical Supervision for Counsellors in training, experienced Counsellors and for organisations. I have also provided Clinical Supervision for a Prison Psychology Team and approved premises for high risk offenders and probation staff.
I provide training for Social Workers, Foster Carers and newly adoptive parents in Building Attachments and also Risk Assessments.

I’ve carried out volunteer work for two Charitable Counselling Organisations in Hampshire and Berkshire.

Training, qualifications & experience

·       Alcohol & Drugs
·       Anger Management
·       BA (Hon) Counselling University of Southampton                    
·       BACP Advanced Diploma Integrated Humanistic Counselling, Guildford College of               Higher Education                     
·       Safeguarding Children Level 4

·       Building Attachment
·       CBT Knowledge & Skills
·       Certificate Motivational Interviewing
·       DDP Level 1         
·       DDP Level 2
·       DICES Risk Assessment
·       Diploma in Therapeutic Supervision (level 6)
·       Disciplinary & Capabilities
·       Myer Briggs Personality Profile
·       NCFE Certificate in Basic Counselling Skills               
·       NCFE Certificate in Counselling
·       Problem Gamblers (GamCare certificate)
·       Relapse Prevention
·       TA 101

Member organisations


Accredited register membership


An initial introductory/assessment £45.00

£ 60.00 - 1 hour Individual session.

£ 70.00 - 1 hour Couples session.

£ 60.00 - 1 hour Supervision.

Further information

Client Testimonials

“I have found the whole experience complex, rich and rewarding and have grown and reached a good sense of understanding of myself.  Words cannot express my appreciation. Thank you”.
A. Client

“Thank you for helping me communicate with people, so they can have a greater understanding of me, while I get a greater understanding of myself”.
A. Client

Maps & Directions

Newmarket, CB8 8QE

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


Accessibility information
Wheelchair user access: No


I currently have availability on a Monday and Tuesday in Newmarket. Other days may be available. Please contact me to enquire current availability.

Types of client

Employee Assistance Programme

Supervision & training

Clinical and organisational supervision is available to trainee and qualified counsellors.

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