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Rachel Blake
Counsellor in Craiglockhart - Registered 7+ Years

Registered Counsellor Rachel Blake
Full address provided upon booking, Lockharton Avenue

EH14 1BB
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  • Individual 50 - 60 minutes
  • Couple 60 - 75 minutes
56% of enquirers became verified clients

Working Hours

  • Mondays
    9am - 8pm
  • Tuesdays
    9am - 8pm
  • Wednesdays
    9am - 8pm
  • Thursdays
    9am - 8pm
  • Fridays
    9am - 8pm

Issue Covered

  • Abuse
  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Bereavement
  • Binge Eating
  • Body Dysmorphia
  • Bulimia
  • Depression
  • OCD
  • Panic
  • PTSD
  • Relationship Problems
  • Self Esteem
  • Self Harm
  • Sexual Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress


  • Counselling
  • Psychotherapy

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7+ Years Post-Registration Experience

Hello. I'm Rachel Blake. I'm a registered counsellor and psychotherapist - I assist individuals and couples with their mental health. I hold private sector experience as a counsellor and psychotherapist. My focus involves abuse, anger and relationship problems, as well as the specific issues faced by men, transgender people and women.

What to Expect

An initial assessment meeting helps you to see if you are comfortable with me, discuss what troubles you, ask questions, understand confidentiality, and decide if therapy could help you. Please use a contact option on the right to book a preliminary assessment meeting in Craiglockhart, Edinburgh.


Counselling centres on listening to you, and supporting you. You decide which issue concerning your childhood or adulthood you explore. The objective of counselling is to help you to talk about a difficulty and discover a way forward that is right for you.

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) (England and Wales) recommends counselling for depression.


Psychotherapy focuses on you, and you obtaining insight into the difficulties you face. It explores your thoughts, feelings and significant events in your life. Psychotherapy aims to help you develop or find suitable ways of managing.

Qualifications Timeline

Graduate Diploma
University of Edinburgh (UK)
British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) Registered Counsellor and Psychotherapist
Graduate Degree
University of Edinburgh (UK)

Rachel 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

Craiglockhart, Slateford, Gorgie, Morningside, Merchiston, Saughton, Oxgangs, Kings Knowe, Stenhouse, Colinton, Coates, Longstone, West End, Newington, Murrayfield, Blackford, Wester Hailes, Fairmilehead, Sighthill, Ravelston

Nearest Train Stations

  • Slateford (0.4 miles)
  • Kingsknowe (1.2 miles)
  • Edinburgh Haymarket (1.5 miles)
  • Wester Hailes (2.1 miles)
  • Edinburgh Waverley (2.5 miles)
  • South Gyle (2.7 miles)
  • Edinburgh Park (2.8 miles)
  • Curriehill (3.6 miles)
  • Brunstane (5.5 miles)
  • Newcraighall (5.6 miles)

Wheelchair access: No

Consulting Room Photo

Consulting Room of Edinburgh Registered Counsellor Rachel Blake

Updated 21 March 2018