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About Me

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Welcome! I’m Isabella, an autistic counsellor specialising in supporting Neurodivergent individuals, particularly those on the autism spectrum and with ADHD. With a unique blend of professional and personal experience,  as a Neurodivergent therapist I offer a safe and understanding space for clients to explore their challenges and celebrate their strengths.

In addition to my role as a counsellor, I’m also a dedicated advocate for neurodiversity in all its forms. I believe in promoting acceptance and inclusion, both within therapeutic settings and in society at large.

Beyond my professional endeavours, I have a few passions that add colour to my life. One of these is my love of fashion. Like many other Neurodivergent people, I have struggled with sensory issue relating to clothing which at times has limited my choice in clothing. I see fashion as a form of self-expression and creativity so why should this be different due to my sensory needs. I love experimenting with different materials and patterns. Through fashion and sewing I can not only relax but express who I am.

At home, I’m accompanied by my furry friend- my beloved cat. Their presence brings joy and comfort to my life, and I often find inspiration in their playful antics.

When I’m not in the counselling room or spending time with my cats, you can often find me immersed in the pages of a science fiction novel. There’s something about exploring other worlds and alternate realities that helps me connect and understand the world we live in.

In all aspects of my life, I value knowledge and continuous learning. Whether it’s staying up to date on the latest research or delving into a new topic of interest, I believe that knowledge is a powerful tool for personal growth and understanding.

Thank you for taking the time to learn a little bit about me. I look forward to the possibility of working together and supporting you on your journey towards greater well-being and self-discovery.


A black cat sitting and looking up surrounded by pompoms. Neurodivergent cat
Sewing machine with material. Neurodivergent sewing
A red dress with beading laying on the floor made and designed by a Neurodivergent designer
A black cat sticking its tongue out. Autistic cat



Training, qualifications, and experience

Master in Integrative Counselling

Postgraduate Diploma Education Mental Heath Practice

Degree (Honours) in Psychology

Professional experience

I have experience working in a variety of corporate, education and healthcare settings in roles that are academic and therapeutic.

I started my early career in Human Resources. The bright lights, open plan offices and unspoken social rules I struggled with. I lost my sense of self and experienced burnout. This is when I decided to make a change and follow a career that aligned with who I was and how I work.

I have experience in support roles in impatient and community adult and CAMHS facilities supporting adults and young people with a range of mental health conditions, learning disabilities and neurodivergences.

I have had therapeutic roles in IAPT services, and schools, particularly focused on anxiety and depression and working with both neurodivergent and neurotypical people.

I am a registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and have a graduate basis for chartered membership for the British Psychological Society (BPS).

I hold Professional Indemnity Insurance and am regularly supervised which aligns with BACP requirements.