Maxine Simpson | Accredited Counsellor | Nottingham | NCS

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Maxine Simpson

Member Status: Accredited

Member No: NCS13-00265

Location: Nottingham

I've been a accredited integrative counsellor for 6 years, and worked in a voluntary capacity for a respected local organisation for 2 years as a person-centred therapist.

I was trained as an integrative counsellor; this enables me to take elements from specific therapies, so I’m able to tailor your session to suit you as a unique individual, thus making you feel at ease and in good hands

I believe for counselling to be effective, we need a good foundational relationship between client and therapist. I will provide a safe, confidential and judgment free space to achieve a good working relationship, thus making you as the client feel comfortable so that I can support you on your journey.

I offer short or long term counselling and have appointments to suit you, options of daytime, evening or weekends. Please do not hesitate to contact me, I’m happy to answer any question you may have or to arrange an appointment.

I’m about 10 minute drive from M1 junction 24 & 25 and 5 mins walk from long Eaton train station and it’s on a regular bus route.

  • Qualifications & Experience
    Lever 4 Advanced Professional Diploma in psychotherapeutic counselling.

    Level 3 Advanced Diploma in psychotherapeutic counselling.

    level 2 Diploma psychotherapeutic in counselling.

    Transactional Analysis 101.


    Inner Child.
    Domestic Abuse.
    in the mind of a perpetrator.
    Self Harm
    Suicide-Gaining an understanding.
  • What I can help with
    • Abortion
    • Abuse – Emotional, Physical, Sexual
    • Addiction (e.g. Alcohol, Computer games, Drugs, Food, Gambling, Sex, Smoking)
    • Adolescence
    • Adoption
    • Ageing and related issues
    • AIDS / HIV
    • Anger Management
    • Anxiety
    • Assertiveness / Self-confidence / Self-esteem
    • Bereavement / Loss
    • Bullying
    • Cancer
    • Carers
    • Childbirth: labour
    • Cultural issues
    • Depression
    • Disability
    • Divorce & Separation
    • Eating disorders
    • Emotional issues
    • Family
    • Financial difficulties
    • Gender identity
    • Generally unhappy with your life
    • Illness and dying
    • Job interviews
    • Mindfulness
    • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
    • Panic attacks
    • Parenting skills
    • Phobias
    • Pregnancy related issues
    • Relationships
    • Relaxation
    • Self-defeating behaviours
    • Self-esteem
    • Self-harm
    • Sexuality Identity
    • Shyness / Social Phobia
    • Spirituality
    • Stress
    • Suicidal feelings
    • Trauma
    • Violence / Victim support
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