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MBACP Acc NCS, Adv dip coun, dip sup

About me

I offer 1:1 counselling to adults and offer clinical supervision for qualified or trainee counsellors and other professionals.

I have worked in a wide range of settings leading to me to specialise in working with trauma, stress/anxiety issues, depression, personal development, self esteem issues, this list is not exhaustive so please feel free to contact me if you would like help with something that is not listed here.

Training, qualifications & experience

I have been working as a fully qualified Counsellor and Coach for the past 15 years and as a qualified supervisor for the past 10 years. I also offer Hypnotherapy and Wingwave Coaching. I am an accredited member of the National Counselling Society and a registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy.

Qualifications : Counselling Advanced Diploma, Diploma CBT, Certificate Hypnotherapy, NLP Master Practitioner, Certified Life Coach, Wingwave Coach, Thought Field Therapist, Certificate Telephone & Online Counselling, IARTT Rewind Practitioner, Dip.Sup,  MNCS accredited, MBACP

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

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National Counselling Society (NCS)

The National Counselling Society

This Not For Profit association of counsellors and psychotherapists aim to support the counselling profession, members and training organisations.

In 2013 the NCS register was accredited by the Professional Standards Authority under the Accredited Voluntary Register Scheme. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

National Counselling Society

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.

National Counselling Society

Other areas of counselling I deal with

I specialise in Anxiety, Trauma and Phobias.


Concessions offered for

  • Trainee counsellors

Additional information

Counselling £75 per session

Supervision £55 per hour, £40 for counselling students

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

Further information

I am committed to providing a safe, ethical and confidential service,  which includes a commitment to my continued professional development (CPD). I therefore regularly attend further training to enhance my knowledge and skill base, and have regular clinical

I offer a prompt initial appointment where we can discuss the issues that you would like to work on and how the counselling may help. 

I firmly believe there is 'no one size fits all', so the initial appointment is an opportunity for us to discuss the goals that you would like to work towards, for you to ask questions and to get a sense of whether I am the right counsellor for you.

A question that is often asked is how many therapy sessions will I need? This will depend upon you as an individual, the issues you would like to work on and would be something we can discuss at your initial appointment.

My way of working is based on developing a good working relationship with you and providing you with a safe space where you can explore your issues and develop a greater understanding of yourself, working towards a solution that meets your needs.

I work under the Ethical guidelines laid out by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy. I am fully insured and registered under current Data Protection laws.

Louise Bradshaw is also registered with Hypnotherapy Directory.

Maidstone, Kent, ME14

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Young people
Older adults

Key details

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair user access

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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.


In person

I have been working as a supervisor since 2012.

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