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About Karen

I became interested in counselling when working as a midwife in the antenatal clinic. Feedback from the parentcraft classes I facilitated and when supporting parents during pregnancy following a previous traumatic pregnancy or delivery, led me to start my counselling training.

I am an accredited member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and a Level 3 Senior Professional Member of ACTO.

Karen Frodsham

After completing a European Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling (2000), I continued to work in the antenatal clinic, in a dual role of midwife and counsellor. A year later I was working as a counsellor in a GP practice, where I stayed for 17 happy years. In 2017, I decided to expand my private practice, after leaving the NHS.

During the global health pandemic in 2020 I completed formal training to work online both as a counsellor and supervisor. As a result of changing circumstances at home, enjoying working online and the pandemic lasting longer than anticipated, I made the decision to work exclusively online.



Counselling by video call, telephone, email, or IM chat

£50 per hour


Supervision by video call, telephone, email, or IM chat

£50 for 60 minutes £75 for 90 minutes

Concessions may be available for counselling and supervision trainees


Face to Face

European Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling (2000)

BSc (Hons) Psychology (2007)


Certificate in Online Counselling Skills (2021)

Diploma in Online Therapeutic Supervision (2021)