About me

Since qualifying I have worked with a diverse range of clients. I believe the Person Centred approach can help you to find your own way forward, whatever you bring to your sessions. I work in an open and creative style, trusting in the efficacy of the therapeutic relationship.

Qualifications and professional information

  • Diploma in Person Centred Counselling and Therapy, Plymouth University
  • BA (Hons) Education, Brunel University
  • I teach counselling skills at Cornwall College
  • I am a counsellor with First Light – working with adults and children
  • I work 1-1 with young people at the Dreadnought Centre, Pool
  • All of my work is supervised, meaning I get the support I need to support you
  • Additional CPD training in CBT, existential counselling and mindfulness
  • I am a registered member of the BACP and work using their ethical framework
  • I am fully insured and have a current DBS check/safeguarding training

About me personally

I began my working life as a teacher and then joined Cornwall Fire and Rescue service as a firefighter in 2000. The arts, especially reading and creative writing are a passion of mine. I love being outside and fully appreciate the healing benefits of connecting with the natural world.

What People Say

Adam is easy to talk to and I felt he really listened.

Diane

I enjoyed working with Adam, it helped to do some art while we were chatting.

Tom (aged 15)

I was nervous about counselling, but working with Adam has definitely helped.

Pete