Julia Savage

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MBACP Reg. Person-Centred Counsellor
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

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London N3 & Margate CT9
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

Hello, I'm Julia, I am a Person-Centred counsellor who offers a warm, safe and supportive space for you to explore any emotional difficulties and issues that you may be experiencing right now.

I believe counselling can be beneficial to everyone. I am open to working a wide range of issues and welcome clients from diverse backgrounds.

Therapy is not always an easy journey. I am here to walk with you, with you leading the pace. You are welcome to get in touch with any questions, more information about me and how I work can also be found on my website.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Child and Adolescent Counselling
  • Level 5 Higher Professional Diploma in Counselling.
  • Level 4 Certificate in Substance Abuse.

I currently am undertaking a MA in Integrative in Child Psychotherapy to deepen and expand my knowledge and experience of working with children.

I have worked extensively with interpersonal abuse and violence. I also have experience working with loss, bereavement, sexual abuse, low self-esteem, anxiety, anger, relationship issues. In addition to my work with adults, I work in schools with primary school aged children, using play therapy.

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

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Other areas of counselling I deal with

I work with sand trays and use other creative techniques with   if appropriate. 

Regardless of my prior experience, I am happy to work with whatever you will bring to me, so please do get in touch with any questions.


£65.00 - £70.00
Free initial telephone session

Additional information

I offer a free initial 15mins consultation - please get in touch to arrange..

Margate; sessions are £65 an hour for adults and children. I occasionally travel to a school to see your child, if that location is outside of Thanet the fee is £75.

London; sessions are £70.00. However, I have one space available for a reduced rate of £60.00, please contact me for further details.

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

I am available in person on Tuesday evenings in Margate and  Wednesday and Thursday afternoons in London.  Zoom availability varies.

I have additional availability for supervisees. 

17 East End Road, London, Greater London, N3

11 Hawley Square Studios, 51 Hawley Square, Margate, Kent, CT9 1NY

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Children (0-12)
Young people (13-17)
Young adults (18-24)
Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)

Key details

DBS check

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Unfortunately I have stairs in my house and in the room that I rent which means it is difficult for wheel chair users.

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In person

I am an experienced Person-Centred therapist and currently retraining as a child psychotherapist who has worked with adults and children, domestic violence, bereavement, sexual abuse, neglect, low self-esteem, anxiety and many other issues (please see my counsellors profile for more information).

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Julia Savage
Julia Savage