Kathryn Hutchinson

Kathryn Hutchinson

Greater Manchester

07570 116 925

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About me

×please note I am currently only taking on telephone or Skype counselling as I have suspended face to face sessions for the time being due to public health safety ×

Hello, I'm Kathryn and I am a qualified counsellor. I am passionate about helping others in moving forward when times are tough. Looking into finding a suitable counsellor can be a daunting prospect. The fact you are looking shows you may need some support in your life. Counselling allows you to talk through your issues in a safe and confidential space.

I have my own private practice called 'Sense Counselling Manchester'. I provide a secure, calming environment to help you communicate what is troubling you. My role is to listen and assist you in finding your own way to a more fulfilled and positive life. I do not offer advice or opinion; simply help you find your own way to a brighter future.

I mainly work in a Person Centred manner however can incorporate other forms of counselling, such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy or Transactional Analysis into the therapy work. My particular interests are working with clients on anxiety, depression and domestic violence. I have worked with clients on a broad range of issues varying from bereavement to suicidal tendencies.

If you would like to meet with me the first step is to book in for an initial assessment. This can be helpful for you to see how I work and see if you feel comfortable working with me. I understand that beginning counselling can often be overwhelming so it is important to find the right counsellor for you. You are under no obligation to continue working with me after the initial assessment.

Please contact me if you have any further questions.

Training, qualifications & experience


  • PgDip Counselling and Psychotherapy (The University of Salford)
  • Pg Cert in Counselling
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology and Counselling
  • Further training:
  • Introduction to Transacational Analysis 101
  • Counselling in special needs schools


Alongside my private practice, I work as a school counsellor. I have had experience counselling clients at various charities, including 'Off The Record' and 'South Manchester Centre for Counselling'. I also volunteered as a telephone counsellor at Child Line North West.

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£40 per face to face session  (50 minutes)

£30 per telephone session (40 minutes)

£30 per Skype session (40 minutes)

Reduced rates for trainee counsellors.

Sessions are regularly reviewed. Short and long term counselling available.

Further information

My practice is in the Dane Bank area of Denton, Manchester. I am close to junction 24 of the M60 motorway (near Denton roundabout). Free on street parking is available. I am accessible from major bus routes such as Manchester, Stockport and Hyde bus stations.

I am a BACP registered member and am regularly supervised. I have relevant insurance and hold an enhanced DBS certificate.

Maps & Directions

Manchester, M34

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None


Accessibility information
Wheelchair user access: No


I currently only have some availability left for Mondays and Thursdays, with some evening appointments.

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme