Sarah Murray - Moment by Moment Counselling

Sarah Murray - Moment by Moment Counselling

South Queensferry, Edinburgh


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About me

I am a fully qualified Person Centred Counsellor and a registered member of the BACP. I have always loved to help people and I have ten years experience within a therapeutic environment (detailed below).

I am born and bred in Edinburgh and have never strayed too far, I really do love it here and feel at home. I believe I am a kind, gentle, caring person and this shines throughout my work and personal life.  Having a good sense of humour, not only allows me to laugh often but can also be particularly helpful in difficult times.

Working with a wide variety of clients has shown me how fragile life can be and the difficulties it can unknowingly throw at us, no matter what our circumstances. Whatever concerns you want to bring to counselling, please feel reassured that I will listen with an open mind and without judgement.

My private practice, Moment by Moment Counselling, provides both short term and long term Person Centred Counselling to South Queensferry, Edinburgh, the Lothians and Fife.

Clients are guaranteed to receive:

  • Sessions with a fully qualified, experienced and friendly Therapist
  • A safe space to reflect and explore their feelings
  • Acceptance to go at their own pace, sharing only what they feel comfortable
  • Non-judgemental, open and understanding treatment
  • No pressure to book further sessions

At Moment by Moment Counselling the aim is that you will leave each session feeling listened to, cared for and valued, truly for being you.

Training, qualifications & experience

I am:

  • A certified Person Centred Counsellor with a Postgraduate Diploma in Person Centred Counselling.
  • Registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy
  • Fully insured

    I have ten years experience within a therapeutic environment, as a listener, a supporter and a counsellor. I have worked in a variety of roles:
  • Empowering adults with learning disabilities to be more independent

  • Supporting adults and young people affected by homelessness in a drop-in day centre and in supported accommodations

  • Counselling within a service for those affected by cancer

  • Counselling within a holistic health and well-being centre

  • Counselling young people affected by sexual violence

  • Generic counselling services & private practice

  • Managing a counselling service for black, minority ethnic women and girls

Member organisations


Accredited register membership

Other areas of counselling I deal with

The areas listed are not the only areas I work with, they are simply those I have most experience with. You do not need to have a ‘serious’ condition or issue to benefit from counselling.

Please do not hesitate to get in contact if your concern is not listed.

Therapies offered


Sessions last 50 minutes and cost £45 per session.

Please note: The full cost of the session applies for cancellations made with less than 24 hours notice as I am usually unable to fill the appointment at such short notice

Further information

To find out more, including FAQs, Location details, what to expect in the initial appointment and more about me, please visit

Please do not hesitate to get in contact with any queries or to book an initial appointment.

Maps & Directions

South Queensferry, Edinburgh, EH30

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


Accessibility information
Wheelchair access: No

Moment by Moment Counselling premises are on the 1st floor, accessible only by stairs


Please contact me to find out my current availability.

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme