Linda Horner

Linda Horner

8 Chester Avenue
Co. Antrim
BT38 9QQ

07752 483273

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About me

I am a professionally trained and experienced practitioner working privately and within the health service. I am a qualified counsellor & psychotherapist and an accredited member of the British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists (BACP). In accordance with BACP and in order to ensure continued personal and professional development further courses and qualifications are ongoing.

I work as an Integrative Therapist according to the individual client's needs and requirements as therapy progresses.

This includes Practising: Person-Centred Therapeutic Approach - which relates to valuing the self-sufficiency of the client as a person.

Psychodynamic Approach - which mainly helps to connect past experiences to the present.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) - which examines how unhelpful thinking affects mood, behaviour and also physiological responses.

Confidential , day or evening appointments can be offered in Whitehead practice. Day-time appointments may also be arranged for clients in Carrickfergus.

Training, qualifications & experience

B.Sc. (Hons) Counselling & Psychotherapy

Diploma Counselling & Psychotherapy

Diploma Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

Adv. Cert. Pastoral Care & Counselling

Cert EFT Couples Counselling

EMDR Practitioner

Supervision-level 6

MBACP (Accred).
BACP Cert. Of Proficiency

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited


Accredited register membership


Cost per hourly session, One-on-One Therapy, £40

There may be a concessional fee for a student/trainee or a person who is unemployed.

Please make enquiries in regard to Couples Counselling & Counselling Supervision

Further information

Anyone can benefit from counselling and psychotherapy. People come to counselling for numerous reasons. You may possibly be going through a crisis situation or perhaps experiencing relationship difficulties or maybe feeling generally somewhat anxious or depressed.

There are various periods in life when it is helpful to discuss our problems and seek support.Therapy provides a private and 'safe' environment;it offers a caring relationship and time set aside to talk, confidentially, through current problems.

Counselling offers an opportunity to explore difficult life events. It aims to help people gain a greater understanding of the issues involved and helps them to identify the best possible course of action

Counselling covers a wide range of issues including:

Anxiety, Stress & Depression

Fear & Abuse

Pregnancy Crisis

Panic Attacks & Phobias

Any form of  Loss & Bereavement

Relationship Difficulties

Traumatic Events

Lack of confidence or self-esteem

Therapy can assist you to feel more in control enabling you to resolve your difficulties or help you discover better ways to cope with your circumstances past and present. This can then help bring about appropriate change and growth.

Confidentiality and privacy are of the utmost importance. Any information shared will be held in strictest confidence. In accordance with professional ethical and legal standards, information will not be disclosed to anyone, except in very specific circumstances as required by law.

Maps & Directions

Carrickfergus, BT38 9QQ

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


Accessibility information
Wheelchair user access:

Types of client

Young people
Older adults

Supervision & training

Linda Kathryn Horner, Level 6 Supervision; BSc Hons in Counselling & Psychotherapy; Dip.CBT & Dip.

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