Kate Simpson

Short and long term psychotherapy / counselling


This website aims to offer comprehensive information on my Oxfordshire based counselling practice. It will answer frequently asked questions that may arise for anyone interested in counselling or psychotherapy.

Background and Specialist areas

Currently I have over 20 years experience as a Psychotherapist. I have worked in health care and higher education environments treating both staff and students. I am registered with UKCP and I am also a member of BACP. In addition I provide clinical counselling supervision to trainee and fully qualified practitioners.

My experience as a Psychotherapist has allowed me to work with clients presenting an expansive array of issues. The following areas are representative of my experience:

  • Anxiety/panic
  • Adoption
  • Bereavement
  • Conflict with others
  • Depression
  • Loneliness and feelings of isolation
  • Low self esteem
  • Relationship problems
  • Sexual problems
  • Postnatal depression
  • Termination of pregnancy
  • Identity issues
  • Work place bullying/harassment
  • Coping with terminal illness
  • Performance anxiety
  • Adjusting to new cultures
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)


  • UKCP registered Psychotherapist, MBACP
  • Adv Dip Integrative Psychotherapy
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Supervision
  • DipSW
  • MSc Oxon
  • MA