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About me

I am an extremely experienced therapist and have worked in this field for more than 20 years. I provide a confidential and safe environment in which you can speak freely and openly about your life experiences and feelings, secure in the knowledge that together we will endeavour to work towards developing a greater understanding of yourself and the difficulties that you are now encountering.

I am aware of how difficult it may feel to approach a counsellor and of the anxiety that it can evoke within you, and so please be assured that I have an understanding of this when you make your initial contact with me.

I am a qualified BACP accredited Psychodynamic Counsellor and Psychotherapist and I have worked for several years at Redhill Counselling Centre, seeing clients with a wide range of problems, which include depression, anxiety, relationship problems, bereavement, sexual abuse, etc. I have previously worked at an Independent Mental Health hospital for a number of years, doing both individual and group work.

Early morning from (7 am), evening and weekend appointments are available.

I am happy to offer both short term or long term counselling depending upon the individual needs of the client.

Low Fee Space

As of September 2020, I will have a low fee space available through the C.G.Jung Clinic for someone wishing to attend a four times weekly analysis. Please do contact me for further details, I am happy to arrange a free initial consultation to discuss this opportunity in more depth with you.

Training, qualifications & experience

Qualifications & Experience

Member, British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy.

Member of The Guild of Psychotherapists.

BACP Accredited Diploma in Psychodynamic Counselling.

Advanced Certificate in Counselling Skills.

Two-Year Course in the Theory of Psychodynamic Counselling.

Bereavement Counselling Course.

Foundations of Analytical Psychology course (SAP. London).

Time Limited Work.

2 Year Infant Observation Course ( SAP. London).

Additional Training:

Psychoanalyst in training via the Society of Analytical Psychology.

I have worked for several years with a National Charity who support Carers, and I have extensive experience of the difficulties that both carers and their families may face.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.


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.

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Family issues, separation and divorce.

Therapies offered

  • Jungian therapy
  • Psychoanalytic therapy
  • Psychoanalytical and psychodynamic
  • Psychodynamic therapy


Additional information


At present my fee is between £50-60 per 50 minute session, but I do offer some concessions for those on a low income and those attending counselling/ therapy more frequently than once a week.


Daytime, Evening and Weekend appointments available.

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Older adults
Sue Barrett MBACP (Accred), Member of The Guild of Psychotherapists

Sue Barrett MBACP (Accred), Member of The Guild of Psychotherapists