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Ingrid Schultz – Frome Counselling Practice

Frome Counselling Practice - Ingrid Schultz

I am a BACP registered and accredited senior counsellor and psychotherapist with more than 25 years of clinical experience.

I work with individuals and couples and support parents of children with mental health problems. My specialism is brief dynamic therapy.

Before becoming a counsellor I worked as a social worker in mental health. For over 12 years I was a GP counsellor in the NHS, as well as offering counselling in private practice.

Currently I am working in private practice as well as for a well-established counselling organisation. I am a qualified supervisor.

From 2009-2013 I had a career break. Since returning to counselling I have found that the break has enhanced and deepened my clinical work.


Ingrid Schultz – Qualifications

  • Diploma in Social work & social pedagogy, specialism: mental health.
  • Member of BACP (British Association of Counselling) since 1991 Membership no: 00520527.
  • Diploma in psychodynamic counselling (Westminster Pastoral Foundation, London 1995).
  • Specialist training in: Counselling Assessment (1993), Brief dynamic therapy(1994), Working with couples (2003).
  • Certificate in Supervision, (WPF Counselling, 2006).
  • Registered by BACP since 2014.
  • Accredited by BACP 1998-2009 and since 2016.
  • Certificate in the study of the Couple Relationships (Tavistock Relationships, Bristol 2019)
  • Training in Contemporary Trauma Practice (Oxford, Sept 2021-Sept 2022)

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I adhere and I am strongly committed to the BACP Ethical Framework for Good Practice (2018).

I believe in respecting the reality and individuality of each person, including their ability, their age, their beliefs, their cultural heritage, their gender and their sexual orientation.

I receive regular supervision from a senior colleague, I meet with other counsellors and I am committed to ongoing professional development.


I charge £50 for a 60 min session. I have never turned a client away due to lack of funds. Some lower fees may be available, if appropriate.

For couples I charge £70 for an initial  assessment session (90 mins) & £60 for follow-up sessions (60 mins) .

Ingrid Schultz – Where and how I work

My consulting room is in a quiet office building in the centre of Frome on the 2nd floor.