Counselling and Psychotherapy

Southville Clinic has a range of Cognitive Behaviour Therapists, Counsellors and Psychotherapists available.



David Carvalho is a BABCP Accredited CBT Therapist and BACP Accredited Psychotherapist and Counsellor.  He also practises as an EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing) practitioner.  David offers appointments on a Saturday.  If you would like to know more about David please click here.

Emma Pye is a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist who also offers EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing) and Couples Therapy for Depression.  Emma works at Southville Clinic on Tuesdays so please click here if you would like more information.

Frances Arden is a UKCP registered Psychotherapist who works at Southville Clinic on a Wednesday.  For more details about Frances please click here.



Giorgia Bonfili is an experienced Psychotherapist who offers individual and couple counselling.  Please click here to learn move about her practice.

Jamie de Carvalho offers Psychotherapy and Counselling on a Monday and Thursday.  He has five years psychotherapy training and previously worked for the NHS Mental Health Trust for many years.  For more information about Jamie please click here.

Karen Hurley is a member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy and offers counselling appointments on a Monday and Friday.  Please click here if you would like more information about Karen.

Malai Sontheimer holds a Diploma for Therapeutic Counselling and is available on a Monday and Thursday at Southville Clinic.  Other days and times may be possible.  Malai also offers Acupuncture on a Monday and Thursday.  For more information about Malai please click here.

Milla Kenny offers counselling to adults on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 4.30pm to 8.30pm.  For further days and times please contact Milla.  For more information about Milla and her practice please click here.

Polly Haselton is a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist working in Bristol and Oxford.  She works with clients who have mild to moderate mental health problems, including depression and anxiety disorders such as OCD, health anxiety, social anxiety, phobias and disordered eating.  Please click here for more information about how to contact Polly.

Rhianan Lowes is a counsellor who works for a charity in Bristol.  She also offers supervision for student and qualified counsellors.  For more information about Rhianan please click here.

Sarah Appleton has over 10 years' experience working in Health and Social Care and with parents in Children's Centres in Bristol.  She has a special interest in early parenting matters but offers counselling for all.  She is available on a Thursday.  For further information please click here.

Sarah Cunliffe is an Emotional Therapeutic Counsellor who is available on a Tuesday.  Please click here if you would like to learn more about Sarah.



Dr Yvon Guest offers counselling on a Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.  She has many years' experience counselling couples and individuals and working with traumatised young people and adults.  For more information about Yvon please click here.