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About me

I offer one-to-one and couples, short-term and long-term counselling for children and adults in a safe, non-clinical, confidential space.

My role as a counsellor is to provide you with a safe, understanding, non-judgemental and confidential space in which you feel able to explore whatever may be troubling you.

During our time together we will move at your pace to unravel your thoughts, feelings and beliefs to help achieve some clarity in understanding of how your past and current experiences are impacting you, enabling you to break free from negative thoughts and behaviours which can empower you to have the future you want and deserve.

Counselling could be your gift to yourself - help you to live a more balanced and fulfilling life – you’re worth it.

I welcome referrals from health providers, EAP, insurance companies, schools and of course, self-referrals.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • BTEC Level 5 in Therapeutic Counselling
  • Delivering Online Specialist Services In the Sexual Violence Sector

I have experience of working with concerns such as anger, anxiety, bereavement and loss, bullying, childhood trauma, depression, domestic abuse, exam pressure, feeling overwhelmed, insomnia, life transitions, low self-esteem, redundancy, relationship breakdowns, self-harm, sexuality, sexual violence, stress and suicidal thoughts.

Member organisations


British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

BACP is one of the UK’s largest professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy. Therapists registered with the Association fall into a number of different membership categories such as Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP and Registered Member MBACP (Accred), each standing for different levels of training and experience. MBACP (Accred) and MBACP (Snr Accred) members have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by the Association.

Registered members can be found on the BACP Register, which was the first register to achieve Accredited Voluntary Register status issued by the Professional Standards Authority. Individual Members will have completed an appropriate counselling and/or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but will not appear on the BACP Register until they've progressed to Registered Member MBACP status.

All members are bound by a Code of Ethics & Practice and a Complaints Procedure. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & 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

  • Integrative
  • Person-centred therapy


Additional information

  • One-to-one is £40 for 50 minutes
  • Couples is £50 for 50 minutes or £75 for 90 minutes


I am available for face-to-face appointments on a Monday and a Tuesday from 9.30 until 3.

Evening appointments are available at 8pm on week nights.

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

Wheelchair user access

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.


Michelle Garvey

Michelle Garvey