Sharon Hinsull (MBACP Registered)

Sharon Hinsull (MBACP Registered)

97 Wood Lane
B17 9AY

0121 258 6714 / 07890 017075

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About me

Based in Harborne, Birmingham, Sharon Hinsull is an experienced therapist, lecturer and mental health trainer who, in addition to working with clients face to face, has provided online emotional support to people all over the world. Her practice, whilst firmly rooted in the humanistic tradition, also draws from a wider variety of therapeutic approaches which can be tailored to meet individual requirements.

Therapy can be arranged on either a short or long-term basis, according to the individual's wishes and level of need. Please see Sharon's website for more information about the kind of therapy on offer.

Training, qualifications & experience

Professional Experience

Since qualifying as a therapist in the late 1990s Sharon has spent the past fifteen years working in private practice, as well as teaching counselling and other health-related subjects within further and higher education. As an experienced and qualified lecturer, Sharon regularly writes and delivers workshops and courses on a wide range of mental health and personal development topics, and has recently been working collaboratively on a programme of continuing professional development for fellow practitioners.   

* For further information about upcoming workshops, please see Sharon's website, or follow Therapy and Training on Twitter: @therapy_cpd


Diploma in Humanistic and Integrative Counselling (ABC), Advanced Certificate in Therapeutic Counselling (CPCAB), Certificate in Counselling Skills in the Development of Learning (RSA), Certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (Birmingham Centre for CBT), Cert.Ed (University of Wolverhampton).

Professional Membership

As a registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy Sharon fully abides by its Ethical Framework for Good Practice and engages in regular and ongoing training, supervision and professional development.

As a practising writing therapist and workshop facilitator, Sharon is a member of Lapidus, the national organisation devoted to the promotion of writing and creativity for personal development.

Member organisations


Accredited register membership


£50 per session (negotiable).

Further information

Sharon actively supported survivors of the World Trade Centre terrorist attacks of 2001 and her interest in the area of trauma counselling has regularly involved her serving as an advisor and consultant to both the local and national media.

As a passionate advocate of therapeutic writing Sharon facilitates both groups and individuals in the use of expressive writing for personal development. Further information about upcoming workshops can be found via the website.

For more information about Sharon's professional background and experience please see her profile on Linkedin:

Maps & Directions

Birmingham, B17 9AY

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None


Wheelchair access: Unspecified


Mon to Fri (variable)