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Kim Hosier BSC (Hons) CQSW MSW MSc UKCP

Emsworth, Hampshire, PO10
07856 632156 07856 632156 Registered / Accredited

About me

I am a qualified counsellor, psychotherapist and supervisor. I have helped people with a wide range of issues including depression, anxiety, low self-esteem and loss of direction. I am also experienced in working with adult survivors of sexual and domestic abuse. My apporach draws upon a range of counselling models and I am also trained in Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR). This enables me to tailor my approach to each individual.

I also supervise people from a wide range of backgrounds and modalities including Gestalt, Person Centred, Integrative and Psychodynamic.

An initial meeting provides an opportunity for you to meet with me and decide if what I have to offer feels right for you. I am able to offer a set number of sessions or longer term counselling/psychotherapy this includes working with counsellors in training.

I am based in Emsworth Hampshire and registered with many of the main health insurers this includes Bupa, AXA, PPP and Vitality. Please contact me for further information.

Please note: In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, I am offering a limited number of face to face sessions in Emsworth. I also provide telephone and Zoom sessions. 

Training, qualifications & experience

I have worked as a counsellor for over 25 years. I have a private practice based in Emsworth where I offer short and long term counselling/psychotherapy. I also provide individual and group supervision for trainees and qualified practitioners. I am an experienced trainer and was an associate trainer with The Metanoia Institute for 3 years.

My qualifications include:

MSc and Advanced Diploma in Psychotherapy

Diploma in Clinical Supervision

Diploma in Counselling

EMDR trained

Certificate in Couples Counselling

Certificate in Sensorimotor Psychotherapy (Trauma)

Certificate in Therapeutic and Educational Application of the Arts

Certificate in CBT skills

CQSW and MSW (Social Work)

BSc (Hons) Sociology

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.


UK Council for Psychotherapy

The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) is a leading professional body for the education, training and regulation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors. Its register is accredited by the government's Professional Standards Authority.

As part of its commitment to protect the public, it works to improve access to psychotherapy, to support and disseminate research, to improve standards and to respond effectively to complaints against its members.

UKCP standards cover the range of different psychotherapies. Registration is obtained by training or accrediting with one of its member organisations, or by holding a European Certificate in Psychotherapy. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

UK Council for 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).

This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.

Therapies offered

  • Cognitive and behavioural therapies
  • Couples counselling
  • EMDR
  • Existential therapy
  • Gestalt therapy
  • Humanistic therapies
  • Integrative
  • Person-centred therapy


I charge £20 for an initial meeting. My fees for counselling, supervision and couples therapy are £50 for a 50 minute session. I offer concessions for trainee counsellors and psychotherapists.

If you would like to explore the possibility of working together or you have any questions please contact me by 'phone, email or text, thank you.

Further information

I am a qualified (Diploma in Clinical Supervision) and experienced supervisor. I provide supervision to trainee and qualified counsellors/psychotherapists. I offer both individual and group supervision.

I believe that supervision is central to the development and maintenance of ethical practice. It provides a reflective space for practitioners to review and develop their work and plays an important role in counsellor self-care. I have an integrative and relational approach to supervision and I endeavour to provide an environment in which counsellors feel both supported and challenged in their work.

My fee is £50 per 50 minute session.

If you would like to explore the possibility of working together and/or you have any questions please contact me by email, text or 'phone, thank you.


Type of session

In person
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language Unspecified
Other languages None


Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a counsellor's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

You can contact the counsellor to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Wheelchair user access

Please contact me regarding accessibility


Please contact me for current availability

Types of client

Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme



Online supervision
Telephone supervision

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Kim Hosier BSC (Hons) CQSW MSW MSc UKCP

Kim Hosier BSC (Hons) CQSW MSW MSc UKCP