Xanthia Hamer - Dragonfly Counselling

Xanthia Hamer - Dragonfly Counselling

About me

I am a private counsellor providing therapy to young people in schools/colleges, to individual adults and to couples seeking relationship counselling. In sessions I offer a therapeutic space to support individuals coping with day to day life, processing big life events and living with mental health disorders. With training in various counselling approaches including cognitive behavioural therapy, relational therapy and person centered counselling, I use an integrative approach tailoring the counselling to you.

Training, qualifications & experience

A qualified accredited counsellor with the ACC.
BACP (British association for counselling and psychotherapy) member.
Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling along with training in CBT, couples therapy, and trauma therapy.
Experience working in various settings, with adults and children as young as 13. DBS checked. Insured.

- Worked for St. Georges day centre Bolton (Seeing adults of all ages).
- I have been providing counselling services in schools and sixth forms since 2015 (ages 13 to 18).
- Worked for Relate (seeing couples).
- Seeing private clients since 2017 at my office in Bolton

I currently work at schools and sixth forms 3 days per week on a weekly basis alongside seeing individuals and couples at my Bolton based counselling room.

Member organisations


Accredited register membership

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  • Discounts available for reasons such as student or job seeker etc.
  • £15 introductory sessions available for individuals
  • £15 introductory session for couples
  • Individual sessions lasting 1 hour, cost £35. More options available
  • Couples counselling sessions lasting 1 hour, cost £40. More options available
  • Daytime, weekend and evening appointments available

Further information

The professional counselling service is held at Claremont House Bolton, with parking available. Appointments can be booked in daytime and evenings to meet your needs.

Maps & Directions

Bolton, BL1

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


Accessibility information
Wheelchair access: Yes


Tuesdays: 11:00 - 20:00
Wednesdays: 16:30 - 19:30

Saturdays: 9:00 - 15:00

Types of client

Young people
Older adults