PAC Exeter

Exeter’s community of qualified, experienced counsellors and psychotherapists and counselling supervisors.

Welcome to the web site of PAC Exeter (Psychotherapy & Counselling Exeter). We are a community of counsellors and psychotherapists situated in Barnfield Crecsent, Exeter, just off Southernhay, offering psychotherapy and counselling services in the heart of Exeter.

Here at PAC Exeter our services include: Counselling in Exeter, Marriage or Relationship Counselling, Psychotherapy, short or long term counselling and psychotherapy.

Our practitioners have a depth and breadth of experience in varying fields.  You are warmly invited to see which of our counsellors or psychotherapists feels right for you. Reading the profiles below will help you sound them out, seeing what experience they have, after all the essence of therapy is often said to be the therapeutic relationship, so see who feels right for you.

John Paradise – Is a UKCP Registered psychotherapist.  He is a Certified Transactional Analyst with a psychotherapy speciality.  John also trained as a clinical hypnotherapist and Neuro-Linguisitc Programming (NLP) practitioner.  As a psychotherapist he offers psychotherapy and counselling as well as low cost supervision to counsellors. John offers a safe, secure and non judgmental place in which you can be heard and be felt to be heard and seen.  Whatever the issues are that you bring you here, John aims help you feel better in how you live your life.  He places a great deal of importance on his therapeutic relationship with clients, for it is through this trusting relationship that healthy and lasting change occurs.

Many of  John’s clients are men.  He specialises in working with men and issues that affect a man’s mental, emotional or psychological well being and of course he works with women and couples too. If you are a man considering therapy call John on 07768 134537  Click here to read more … https://pacexeter.co.uk/john-paradise/

Rosie Harris – Transactional Analyst with Psychotherapy Specialty in Advanced Training. Working in the Exeter area both in private practice and for the University as a Wellbeing Consultant. Holding a relational focus over both short and long term contracts, Rosie has a particular specialty working with young adults, students and couples. She also works extensively with clients presenting with difficulties in relationship, trauma or distress.  Click here to read more … https://pacexeter.co.uk/rosie-harris/

Richard Dennison – is a very experienced Gestalt therapist who allows space to explore and investigate how an individual contacts others in relationships and situations. Overall he facilitates examination of how a sense of self is arrived at. He carries this out from a compassionate perspective that includes challenge, experimentation and reliable support.  Click here to read more … https://pacexeter.co.uk/richard-dennison/

Bernadette Kavanagh is an experienced registered counsellor.  She offers a warm, calm, confidential and non judgmental space for clients to explore how they can feel happier,   fulfilled and more confident.  Bernadette works with  a range of issues with both males, females and couples.  She also works for SAFE (stop abuse for everyone) and specialises with clients, both male and female, who have suffered from domestic abuse, control issues, low confidence and self esteem.  Click here to read more … https://pacexeter.co.uk/bernadette-kavanagh/

Sharon Kirby is a UKCP & BACP accredited Integrative Psychotherapist. She brings extensive experience along with a compassionate and creative approach to her work with both individuals and couples. Sharon has a particular interest in the power and potential of relationships; she aims to support clients as they develop increased self-awareness about the ways in which they relate to themselves and to others, opening up possibilities for achieving greater connection and fulfillment in their lives. Click here to read more ...https://pacexeter.co.uk/sharon-kirby/

Barbara Matheson is an experienced counsellor and supervisor. A BACP member she offers a safe, confidential and caring space for clients to explore their issues and concerns, gain new understanding and perspectives, and explore ways to bring about positive change and new balance to their lives. A place to be heard and be seen but without judgement. Barbara works with a range of issues and has a special interest in working with university and college students, men and women dealing with a lack of self confidence and self-esteem, and those struggling with relationship difficulties and loss.  Click here to read more…https://pacexeter.co.uk/barbara-matheson/