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Philomena O'Hara

Birmingham, West Midlands, B13 8HD
0121 449 3571 0121 449 3571 07751 451 437 07751 451 437 Registered / Accredited
Birmingham, West Midlands, B13 8HD

About me

My name is Philomena O'Hara.  I am a qualified counsellor and psychotherapist offering counselling/therapy in Moseley, Birmingham.  My practice is situated in Moseley and within easy reach of Acocks Green, Hall Green, Olton, Kings Heath and Harbourne. Some of the issues I have experience in working with:

- Stress
- Relationships
- Anxiety
- Bereavement and loss
- Depression
- Addiction
- Abuse
- Trauma

Training, qualifications & experience

Advanced Postgraduate Diploma in Psychodynamic Counselling.

Psychodynamic Psychotherapist, UKCP registered.

Professional member of FPC - Foundation for Psychotherapy and Counselling.
I have a number of years of clinical experience and work in private practice and in an organisational setting.  I have experience in working with adults of different ages, gender, culture and background.  I am committed to providing counselling and psychotherapy in a safe, confidential and non-judgemental environment.

Deciding to see a counsellor/therapist can feel daunting , so making the first contact will give you the opportunity to discover more and to find out if counselling is the right step for you.  If you would like to know more or arrange an initial appointment to explore whether therapy may help you, please contact me: on email or telephone (information found at the top of my profile).  If I am not available you can leave your name and number and I will call you back at my earliest convenience.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

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UK Council for Psychotherapy

The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) is a leading professional body for the education, training and regulation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors. Its register is accredited by the government's Professional Standards Authority.

As part of its commitment to protect the public, it works to improve access to psychotherapy, to support and disseminate research, to improve standards and to respond effectively to complaints against its members.

UKCP standards cover the range of different psychotherapies. Registration is obtained by training or accrediting with one of its member organisations, or by holding a European Certificate in Psychotherapy. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

UK Council for 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
  • Psychodynamic therapy


The fee for the initial consultation is £45 and £40 for ongoing sessions.

I also offer a limited number of places for those on low income.


Concessions offered for

  • Keyworkers
  • Low income

Further information

I work with individuals on an open-ended basis, with the aim of enabling you to enhance your life and to live it more fully.

I work with people who want to develop greater self-awareness , and find deeper meaning in their lives.Therapy can help you to understand how the past shapes the present, influencing how you relate to yourself and others.  It will help you to acquire new understanding, increase your self-awareness, enabling you to make changes and choices for life. Eemotial difficulties can manifest as depression, anxiety , making  one aware that something in their life is not as it should be.

42 Leighton Road
West Midlands
B13 8HD

Type of session

In person
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language
Other languages None


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.

Wheelchair user access Unspecified


I am flexible in terms of the times I offer. I have sapces during the day and I also offer evening appointments.

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
Philomena O'Hara

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