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MSc. Counselling and Psychotherapy MBACP (Registered)

About me

If you are concerned that you are often distressed or overwhelmed, find it difficult to make decisions or face challenges – counselling or psychotherapy may be able to help you to find some clarity amongst what can sometimes feel like daily confusion. You may be struggling with a particular situation which is causing you anxiety, or you might be looking for general changes in your life.

As a qualified person-centred therapist, I primarily work alongside you – following your lead but gradually encouraging you to explore ideas and emotions that you might not have had the chance to identify or discuss in the past. I endeavour to work in partnership with you at all times, and always to listen and speak with sensitivity and empathy.  

Professionalism is a very important part of my practice and I want you to be happy with the service that you receive. Your feedback and comments are very important to me and I will ask for your opinion on our work together and if you would like any changes as your counselling continues.

We can work together in person, online (via video or just audio) or by phone.  I will provide you with a contract outlining the terms we have agreed at the start of your counselling.

Training, qualifications & experience

MSc. in Counselling and Psychotherapy ( University of Keele ) 

MSc. Psychoanalytic Developmental Psychology (UCL/Anna Freud Centre)

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


£45.00 per session

Additional information

Introductory 30 minutes online or telephone meeting - No charge

Session of 50 minutes -  £45 (In person, online or by phone). 

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

 I work online and by telephone weekdays.   Face-to-face sessions Saturdays in the Ellesmere Complementary Centre.   Pre-booking only, but short notice possible by phone.

Ellesmere, Shropshire, SY12

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Young people
Older adults

Key details

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