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Barry Carruthers

Registered Counsellor

  • 82A Whitby Road, Ellesmere Port, CH65 0AA
  • Multiple times available +
    • Tue
    • Fri
  • Individual 55 Couple 70
  • 49% of enquirers became verified clients

What to Expect

An initial assessment session helps you to discover if you feel comfortable with me, share what troubles you, ask questions, understand confidentiality, and assess if therapy could help you. Please use a contact option on the right to arrange an introductory assessment session in Ellesmere Port or Bromborough, Wirral.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) suggests CBT for
  • Bipolar
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • OCD
  • Panic
  • PTSD
  • Self Harm
  • Social Anxiety
Cognitive behavioural therapy concentrates on how your thoughts (cognitions) influence your emotions and behaviour. It recognises and challenges unhelpful thoughts that perpetuate the issues you encounter. The objective of cognitive behavioural therapy is for you to have healthier thoughts and feelings.


NICE suggests counselling for Depression.

Counselling centres on listening to you, and assisting you. You determine what issue concerning your early years or adult life you discuss. The objective of counselling is to help you to talk about a problem and find a way forward which is appropriate for you.

Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR)

NICE suggests EMDR for PTSD.

Eye movement desensitisation reprocessing guides your eye movements to stimulate how your brain processes data. The technique attempts to reprocess your locked distressing memories. The objective of eye movement desensitisation reprocessing is to desensitise your painful memories.


Psychology is interested in you and your mind, emotions and behaviour. It offers you psychological treatments and mental health support. An objective of psychological therapies is to help you alleviate symptoms.


Psychotherapy focuses on you, and you obtaining insight into the problems you confront. It considers your ideas, emotions and significant events in your life. Psychotherapy aims to help you develop or find appropriate ways of coping.


  • Stress
  • Self Esteem
  • Relationship Problems
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Borderline Personality
  • Bereavement
  • Anger
  • Abuse


  • British Sign Language (BSL)
  • Caribbean
  • English


Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR)
EMDR Centre (UK)
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
Online Academies (UK)
British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) Registered Counsellor and Psychotherapist
West Cheshire College (UK)
Liverpool John Moores University (UK)

Barry abides by the Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling and Psychotherapy of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP).

Location Detail

My Consulting Address is in easy reach of

Ellesmere Port, Whitby, Wolverham, Great Sutton, Little Stanney, Poplarhall, Dunkirk, Stoak, Capenhurst, Croughton, Backford, Hooton, Ledsham, Little Sutton, Wervin, Childer Thornton, Woodbank, Caughall, Caughall Manor, Picton

Nearest Train Stations

  • Ellesmere Port (0.3 miles)
  • Overpool (1 miles)
  • Little Sutton (1.8 miles)
  • Capenhurst (2.2 miles)
  • Stanlow and Thornton (3.1 miles)
  • Hooton (3.3 miles)
  • Ince and Elton (3.5 miles)
  • Eastham Rake (3.9 miles)
  • Bromborough (4.6 miles)
  • Bebington (5 miles)

Wheelchair access: No

Consulting Room Photo

Consulting Room of Ellesmere Port Registered Counsellor Barry

Consulting Rooms (by appointment) also at

Updated 01 September 2018

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