About Akita Fowler

“Akita is very kind, gentle and yet incredibly efficient!
My abilities to c
ope, relate to others, and concentrate have improved. Excellent! Thank you.”  ~ P.U. Netherlands

My name is Akita Fowler, and I am an experienced counsellor and psychotherapist having opened my practice in 2004 and having worked with a diverse range of people in private and voluntary organisations.  I help people talk about their problems, and explore their thoughts, feelings and behaviours in a warm, supportive and non-judgemental environment.  I work privately and confidentially, helping couples and individuals to deal with a range of issues.

What are my qualifications and credentials?
  • Post Graduate Advanced Diploma in Transactional Analysis Psychotherapy;
  • License to practice Life Planning from Dr E. Mapstone;
  • Certificate in Counselling from University of Wales; 
  • UKRCP Registered

What do 'MBACP' and 'UKRCP Registered' mean?
'MBACP' means that I am a qualified Member of the BACP (British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy), a nationally recognised professional body. 

'UKRCP Registered' means that I have completed their exam to be added to their accredited register. As you can see from the BACP Registered Member logo on the right, I have a unique number on the accredited register - 050788 - so that you can check my credentials online here: www.bacpregister.org.uk

I strictly adhere to the rules and ethics as laid down by the BACP.

Who do I work with?
I work privately with adults of all ages: couples, individuals and groups, dealing with a wide range of issues including: 
  • relationship difficulties and learning better communication skills; 
  • troubled and emotional eating; 
  • depression; 
  • childhood abuse; 
  • bereavement and loss; 
  • anxiety and stress related problems;
  • many other difficulties people experience