Jo Nichols MBACP (Accred)

Jo Nichols MBACP (Accred)


01223 369505

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01223 369505

About me

I am a BACP Accredited Counsellor/Psychotherapist with over 15 years experience as a therapist.

I am able to offer both short and long term therapy.

I have a special interest in relationship and interpersonal difficulties,difficulties stemming from childhood, work related issues, low self esteem, anxiety and depressive symptoms.

I have a variety of techniques to use during your therapy which allows for a flexible approach to meet your needs; including the use of Relational and CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy) techniques.

I am also experienced in working with Childhood Survivors of Sexual Abuse; including working with traumatic experiences.

Training, qualifications & experience

Training and Qualifications:

BACP Accredited (2009)

Advanced Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling and Psychotherapy - Psychodynamic (2003)

Training in working therapeutically with Childhood Survivors of Sexual Abuse (Choices training 2003)

Practice Experiences and previous work settings:

15 years’ experience as a counsellor/psychotherapist -private practice.

Various NHS settings including the Psychological Wellbeing Service (IAPT - High Intensity Integrative Therapist) and the Psychological Treatment Services (Addenbrookes Hospital - Honorary Therapist)

13 years Employee Assistance Program Counselling - work related stress and other issues.

Voluntary sector Agency Counsellor (specifically working with women)

Short courses and workshops:

Working with Deliberate Self Harm

Working with trauma

Childhood Survivors of Sexual Abuse (Choices 2003)

Working with loss and complicated grief issues

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited


Accredited register membership

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Obsessional behaviours, social anxiety, health anxiety, loss and adjustment issues, parenting difficulties.

General counselling.


One hour individual sessions £45.

Some sliding scale availability.

Reduced rate for student counsellors.

Further information

Please contact me for further details or to arrange an assessment session.

Assessments last for one hour approximately.

Session length is one hour.

I primarily work with adults aged 17 and upwards but am also able to work with younger people.

Current Enhanced DBS check.

BUPA registered.

Maps & Directions

Cambridge, CB4

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None


Wheelchair access: Unspecified

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme