Rachel Rankin

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Integrative Counselling Therapist (MBACP Registered)
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

Melton Mowbray SE6 & Leicestershire CB7
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

Hello, my name is Rachel.

I am a counsellor and psychotherapist who believes in providing a safe and non-judgmental space for you to explore and express your thoughts and feelings. I believe in the power of collaborative work, where we can work together to gain insight, identify patterns, and ultimately help you live your best life.

Please continue reading to learn more about my approach or visit my website for additional information on how to contact me.

Training, qualifications & experience

NHS (KMPT) Inter-Psyche Training Institute Level 6 - Diploma Integrative Counselling & Psychotherapy (MBACP)

  • Race and Diversity CPD - Mary Pascall 
  • Sexuality and Gender: Changing Identities CPD - Del Beach-Campbell 
  • EMDR & Parts Work for Treating Complex Trauma: Somatic Techniques to Decrease Defensiveness and Facilitate Trauma Processing CPD
  • Mind the Gap- exploring the intersectionality of aspects of EDI, religion and spirituality CPD - Myira Khan
  • Mental Health First Aider with CRC  (2024 updated)
  • Couples Counselling Diploma (started 2024 - yet to complete)

Member organisations

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

BACP is one of the UK’s leading professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy with around 60,000 members. The Association has several different categories of membership, including Student Member, Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP, Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Accred) and Senior Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Snr Acccred).

Registered and accredited members are listed on the BACP Register, which shows that they have demonstrated BACP’s recommended standards for training, proficiency and ethical practice. The BACP Register was the first register of psychological therapists to be accredited by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

Accredited and senior accredited membership are voluntary categories for members who choose to undertake a rigorous application and assessment process to demonstrate additional standards around practice, training and supervision.

Individual members will have completed an appropriate counselling or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but they won’t appear on the BACP Register until they've demonstrated that they meet the standards for registration. Student members are still in the process of completing their training.

All members are bound by the BACP Ethical Framework and a Professional Conduct Procedure.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy
Accredited Register Scheme

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy


£35.00 - £55.00
Free initial in-person, telephone or online session

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Keyworkers
  • OAPs
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors
  • Unemployed
  • Refugees

Additional information

From 1st July

Offering face to face therapy sessions in Melton Wellness House, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire on Thursday afternoons and evenings.

Rates starting from £35*.

I always aim to make therapy affordable for all, not a luxury. 

*Concession rates are on a sliding scale, please get in touch for more information. *Students, Senior Citizens, Low Income & Trainee Counsellors/Therapists.

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

My practice has flexible working hours, please get in touch for more information

In person: Thursdays only in Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

Further information

What can you expect when working with me?

By working collaboratively, I hope you can gain a better understanding of yourself and create meaningful changes in your life. I'm passionate about helping people achieve their goals and live a more enriched and fulfilled life.

​I firmly believe that we all have the potential to live to our fullest, however, I am aware that we all have our own obstacles in the way of doing this. Therapy can be a place of true discovery, evolution, re-awakening and self-development.​

Counselling Therapy is an opportunity for you to explore and express your thoughts and feelings in a safe and non-judgmental space. We will work together to understand your experiences, beliefs and behaviours in order to gain insight and identify patterns that may be preventing you from living your best life.

I work relationally and I approach therapy with an awareness that you're a unique individual. This means you all have different needs therefore I work intuitively and compassionately, helping to equip you with the tools to bring about beneficial change and growth in your life.

At Flourish Well-Being, I strive to provide a safe and welcoming space for you to explore and understand your challenges, whilst I work closely with you to achieve lasting personal change in your life and to help you Flourish.

 What style/type of therapy do you use?

As an Integrative Therapist, I incorporate a range of modalities - including Person Centred, Existential, Psychodynamic, Cognitive & Behavioural therapies.

Drawing on various techniques from these different practices I can tailor an approach specifically for you. Using various modalities means I can work intuitively in the way that best suits you moment to moment, session to session.

Is online therapy as effective as face - to - face?

Online therapy provides the mental health support you may need at a click of a button. Recent research and studies have found that seeing a therapist virtually is just as effective as face-to-face sessions. (UCLA). Providing you have a safe space where you are able to talk freely, uninterrupted and openly, it can be a very accessible, convenient, affordable and private way to receive support. 

Online sessions may not work for everyone, if you would like to see a sample of what it might feel like, we can book a free, no pressure initial consultation to get a feel of the format and see if it is the right fit for you.

Melton Wellness House, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, SE6 3NL

Leicestershire, CB7

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Young adults (18-24)
Adults (25-64)

Key details

DBS check

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Premises are not accessible by wheel chair Car parking is close by, more info on booking

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