Counselling sessions for individuals last 50 minutes, usually taking place on a weekly, or fortnightly basis.

Initial assessment appointments can last up to 45 minutes.

Please note: I require 48 hours’ notice, if you need to cancel, or reschedule a booked appointment, otherwise you will still need to pay for any sessions missed.


  • Initial assessment appointment - £70 (up to 45 minutes).
  • Individual daytime sessions - £55 (9am - 5pm)
  • Evening sessions - £60 (starting from 5pm)
  • Returning clients - £10 discount on current fees
  • Counselling students Personal Therapy requirements - £50
  • Couples Counselling - £70 - daytime, £75 after 5pm
  • Family relationship counselling - £75
  • For BUPA members: please obtain authorisation code from Bupa prior to booking any appointment

Fees are subject to annual review every April.


Cash or credit/debit cards accepted - Payable at the end of each face-to-face session.

For online therapy - Invoice & Bank Transfer

Availability and Hours of Practice

  • Mondays 9.30am – 7.30pm
  • Tuesdays 9am – 7.30pm
  • Wednesdays 9am - 7.30pm
  • Thursdays 9am - 5pm
  • Fridays & Weekends - Closed


  • I have slim double doors
  • My therapy room has a small threshold step.
  • Internal space is limited
  • I have toilet facilities available


  • All individual sessions are 50 minutes
  • Couples/family sessions are 1 hour


I am happy to discuss any queries or questions you may have prior to arranging an initial assessment appointment. Please call or email me, and I will get back to you as soon as I can.

Please note: as a private practitioner & for professional selfcare, my work phone and email contact during the weekend will be answered and actioned on a Monday morning

All enquires are usually answered within 24 hours, and all contact is strictly confidential and uses secure phone and email services.

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