Louise Nixon BA hons Psychology Diploma Counselling MBACP (Accredited)

Louise Nixon BA hons Psychology Diploma Counselling MBACP (Accredited)

137 Long Lane

01244 373757 / 07799 130242

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137 Long Lane

01244 373757 / 07799 130242

About me

With more than 10 years experience as a counsellor, I offer a safe, friendly & confidential service for individuals 16 years and over who are experiencing anxiety & stress disorders, depression & other mental health issues.

My roots are in person centered counselling but I also have training in CBT and mindfulness. This means I give clients space to explore their thoughts and feelings at their own pace, a supportive space to help one find the resources and reach your own decisions based on what is right for you. Problems can sometimes seem overwhelming and it's often difficult to see a way forward. Sometimes we need a gentle reminder that they are there and how best to use them.Therapy can help people work through their difficulties,make positive changes and help relieve emotional distress.

I also work with clients using CBT and mindfulness techniques. CBT looks at how our thoughts,feelings and behaviour are interlinked. It is easy to get stuck in a cycle of negative thinking and behaviour patterns and CBT can help with breaking this cycle.

I have worked for over 10 years in various NHS settings. I have also worked within an Occupational Health setting & a Suicide Prevention Helpline. I have an ongoing commitment to continuing professional development & have attended several workshops to support my counselling approach.


Person centered therapy



Training, qualifications & experience

BA Hons Psychology 2001

Graduate Diploma in Counselling 2006

Accredited Counsellor since 2011

Certificate of Counselling Supervision Practice

Trained in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)

Trained in Mindfulness

Over 10 years experience working as a Practice Counsellor in the NHS with clients with a wide range of mental health issues.

Over 7 years experience working in an Occupational Health Setting.

3 years experience working as a Helpline Advisor supporting young people who were at risk from suicide & self- harm.

Accredited member of BACP.

I have a current DBS check.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited


Accredited register membership


Fees are £40 per counselling hour ( 50 minutes ) session for individuals.

Payment accepted by cash,card or cheque.

Further information

I adhere to the BACP code of ethics.

I can offer daytime/ evening appointments.

When we meet for an initial appointment, we can discuss your difficulties & determine whether I am the right therapist for you. I typically work with short term therapy ( 6-12 sessions ) & long term therapy for those with more complex difficulties. Therapy can be weekly or fortnightly but it will always be tailored to your needs. There is always flexibility in the way we work together & this can be reviewed at anytime.

Consulting rooms are in a safe & relaxed environment.

Rooms are at inmotionclinics on Long lane ( off the A41 ) near to Chester zoo.


137 Long Lane




You can book an appointment on 07799 130242 / 01244 373757 or book online at www.inmotionclinics.com

Maps & Directions

Chester, CH2 1JF

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None


Wheelchair access: Unspecified

Supervision & training

I offer individual supervision to both qualified therapists and counselling students.

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