Maggie Boyle BSc (Hons) in Counselling, BA, MA, MBACP

Maggie Boyle BSc (Hons) in Counselling, BA, MA, MBACP

Croft Hall Medical Practice
19 Croft Road

20 Courtenay Park Rd.
Newton Abbot
TQ12 2HB

07528 068038

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About me

I am a humanistic and integrative counsellor so I aim to empathically and congruently work with you as a whole, interconnected person, whether in short/brief solution focussed therapy or in an exploring, longer term way.  Working confidentially, I offer an ethical, safe space and an accepting, non-judgemental, reflective relationship, which may help you develop your awareness and insights, facilitate change, or just allow you to be you, as you explore your thoughts, emotions, feelings and concerns or work toward your specific goals.

I have experience working with individual, adult clients, from a variety of backgrounds and cultures, with:

  • depression
  • trauma
  • abuse
  • disability
  • medical conditions/illness
  • addictions
  • anxiety
  • low self-esteem
  • bereavement and loss
  • family and relationship problems
  • questions of identity and existence
  • and issues surrounding self-harm.

I have specialist experience in working with clients with ME/ CFS and Addictions.

I offer short and long term therapy, as you require. I can offer a variety of days and times for appointments.

Making the decision to get help may feel difficult, requiring strength, especially at a difficult time in your life when you are feeling vulnerable, confused or unable to cope. The process of where to go and who to call may seem confusing and maybe scary! Who you choose to help you is an important decision. Consequently, please call or email for enquiries, to help you decide if it is right for us to work together.

If you would like to arrange an appointment please contact me by telephone or email.

Training, qualifications & experience

Diploma in Humanistic Counselling with Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Reflective Therapeutic Practice
Master of Arts in Education (Museums and Galleries)
Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with Psychology
In Service Training - in Mindfulness, Drug Awareness, Working with Depression, Dementia, Protection of Vulnerable Adults, Domestic Abuse and Spirituality in Counselling.

I trained at the Metanoia Institute as a Humanistic counsellor, in Person-Centred, Gestalt and Transactional Analytic therapies and am familiar with psychoanalytic and cognitive/behavioural approaches. In addition to my life experience, I have practised yoga for many years. Consequently, in addition to these approaches, I enjoy working with awareness of energy, relaxation, visualisation, meditation and mindfulness, to help holistically facilitate clients' processes.

I am a registered member of the BACP, adhering to their ethical code,  and am fully supervised.

I regularly receive continued professional development, ie. Yoga in Mental Health,'  'Nature as Co-Therapist,' and managing anxiety courses.

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First/Assessment session      £20
Further face-to-face sessions         £40

Sessions are 1 hour. Concessional rates available for those with low income; please enquire.

Maps & Directions

Torquay, TQ2 5UA
Newton Abbot, TQ12 2HB

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


Accessibility information
Wheelchair access: Unspecified

Types of client

Older adults