About Me

Christina Hutchings

BA Hons


Counsellor, Psychotherapist and Supervisor

Email: Christina_Hutchings@hotmail.com

Telephone: 0754 897 2668

Since 2001 I have been supporting people who have experienced a wide range of mental health issues and trauma.

I have worked within the NHS Service for several years and with many agencies and local charities including: Journey Counselling Service, Exeter Homeless Action Group, Age Concern, Connect and CAMHS; working with children and families and also adults with mental health issues. 

I have experience in the following areas:



•Work Related Stress

•Eating Disorders

•Relationship Difficulties

•Pregnancy & Childbirth

•Bereavement & Loss

•Childhood Related Issues

•Trauma & Abuse


•Identity Development & Self Esteem








I am a Registered Counsellor and Psychotherapist.  I have

trained in Gestalt Therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

(CBT) and Transactional Analysis.





• Advanced Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling: Level 5


• Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling: Level 4 (CPCAB)

• Cognitive Behavioural Therapy: Levels 1, 2 and 3.

• Advanced Certificate in Transactional Analysis (Iron Mill) 

• Aspiring Managment Course, Levels 1,2&3 (Axis Consulting)

• Diploma in Pastoral Care and Counselling (Bridge Foundation)

• Psychology Degree, BA Hons (1999)

• Certificate in Education (Cert Ed)



Clinical Supervision


I offer Supervision to both experienced Counsellors and Trainees and other Health Care Professionals. 



British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy


I am a Registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and work within their Ethical Framework.  I have regular supervision as required by the BACP and insurance.


I am committed to my own Continual Professional Development and regularly undertake training to enhance my work.  I have recently completed courses in: Confidentiality, Child Protection and Safeguarding, Eating Disorders, Mindfulness and Trauma Work (Babette Rothschild).


I also have a current DBS (CRB:Criminal Records Bureau) check.