You were born to be real, not perfect.

Terry Hayden

My name is Terry Hayden and I'm a registered psychologist, Psychotherapeutic Counsellor & Life Coach.

I have a BSc Honours Degree in Psychology, a Masters Degree (MSc) in Applied Psychology - (British Psychological Society approved). an appoved Counselling diploma, a CBT Diploma, as well as many CPD sessions in related areas.

I have spent many years in the arts and creative indudstries, and understand the importance of the role of arts in mental health, I oftyen use my creative experience in counselling sessions to aid the individual.

Helping people feel better about themselves is something I feel very passionate about. To have helped somebody accept who they really are, and learn to like or even love themselves is a very special thing to me.

When somebody is able to allow things to flow and be connected the world becomes a better place.... 


Experience counts for a lot, and I have plenty. I spent many years in the corporate world, and gained a good understanding of work/life balance. 
Being in the helping profession I do my best to be as up to date on the latest techniques and keep abreat of the latest developments and reserach, I am constantly updating and re-traininfg to ensure i offer you the best possible service.

I have ensured that all my training and qualifications are relevant, and up to date.

  • 2020 - COVID-19: Psychological First Aid
  • 2018 - MSc Applied Psychology
  • 2018 - Mental Health Awareness Certificate
  • 2017 - CBT - Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Diploma
  • 2015 - CPCAB - Level 3 Counselling Studies
  • 2014 - CPCAB - Level 2 Counselling Skills
  • 2014 - NLP
  • 2013 - Life Coaching Certificate
  • 2002 - MA Criminology
  • 1998 - RSA Counselling Diploma
  • 1996 - BSc (Hons) Psychology

Graduate Mermber - British Psychological Society - MBPsS
Associate Member - ACTO - Association for Counselling and Therapy Online
Associate Member - Royal Society for Public Health
Member - Global Organisation For Stress
Member - Society for Education and Training (SET) 

Full Professional  Insureance  - Full Current Enhanced DBS 


I felt instantly at ease with Terry, he seems to have a knack of making people relax, and his own peace and confidence spills out over others. Within a couple of sessions we were already working towards my goals, I cannot thank him enough for his understanding and empathy.

Jane Smythe - Bedford