About Somerset Counselling

Somersetcounselling.org is the online home of Counsellor David Trott. David is based at Creech St Michael, a village just outside of Taunton in Somerset, 5 minutes from Junction 25 of the M5 Motorway.

He offers Integrative counselling with leanings towards Person Centred, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Psychodynamic approaches.

David works from a small barn conversion at the back of his cottage. It’s a peaceful, warm building that echoes it’s rustic past and offers a safe and comfortable environment to explore thoughts and feelings.

Parking is close by and easy.

Confidentiality and Ethics

David is a member of The British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and works strictly within their ethical framework. Click here to learn more about BACP


Certificate in Supervision 2018 Lisa Mass Counselling Buckinghamshire, Cert in CBT Bridgwater College 2014, Higher Diploma in Counselling Practice, Bridgwater College, 2011; Certificate in Counselling, AQA, 2009; Certificate in Mental Health Awareness NCFE 2009; Certificate in Counselling Skills, AQA, 2008; Certificate in Counselling Skills CPCAB 2007.


Integrative with leanings towards Person Centred, CBT (Cognitive Behavioural), Psychodynamic.

Type of clients

David works with adults of all ages and also young people, having gained valuable experience as a school counsellor in a local boarding school.


Long-term face-to-face work, Short-term face-to-face work


Addiction(s), Anxiety, Bereavement, Depression, Obsessions, Phobias, Relationships, Stress, Trauma

What To do Next

If you feel counselling maybe what you are looking for, or you require further information the next step is very simple. Visit the Contact page and drop David a message via email, or call. 

To book a counselling session with David, or to request further information, please call in confidence 01823 443022.