Catherine Sonaram Taylor


Catherine Sonaram Taylor

Counselling & Psychotherapy in Trauma and Abuse Management

Assessor/therapist in Advance Complex Trauma (CPTSD) and Dissociative Disorders/DID (Diagnosis endorsed by NHS Choices) - Associated with vulnerability, exposed, despondent, listless, stressed, lost, depressed struggle to cope with daily life, sense of hopelessness about the future, identity issues "Who am I?"

Sensorimotor Psychotherapist - Trauma (Sudden impact in the aftershock of an incident) & Developmental Trauma Therapist (Growing up with trauma from childhood).

Somatic Trauma Therapist - (Cope, recover and manage trauma from within the body aimed at relieving and resolving the symptoms of post traumatic stress disorder).

Couples/Relationship Therapist - (Intimacy, affairs, communication problems, psycho sexual issues, IVF fertility, pornography, emotional/psychological abuse, divorce/separation, death, suicidal issues, self-harming, medical conditions within the relationship, family/parenting issues, court cases, life changing events (eg redundancy), nervous breakdowns, sever depression and high anxiety with panic attacks, caring for elderly parents etc.)

Group Therapist - Critical Incident Management Debriefer (I provide immediate intervention within days of an unexpected incident, which reduces symptoms of traumatic stress within people who have been directly affected as either a participant or witness e.g. bereavement, suicide, murder, redundancy, divorce, assault, crashes etc. to reduce stress, anxiety or depression, which could develop into Post Traumatic Stress). For further information, please refer to the website

I have worked for Childhood Sexual Abuse/Rape Counselling service; a Christian Counselling Service; Mental Health organisation; Male Rape/Abuse Counselling service and as a student counsellor in a college with adolescents 16+ and mature students.

As a member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), I work to their standards and code of ethics; plus I am listed with the BACP website & Accredited Voluntary Register regulated by the government.

Areas of experience

  • Abortion
  • Abuse
  • Accidents
  • Adult Pornography
  • Affairs and betrayals
  • Alcoholism
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment disorder
  • Bereavement
  • Borderline personality disorder
  • Bullying
  • Career
  • Child related issues
  • Cocaine Abuse
  • Depression
  • Dissociation
  • Domestic violence
  • Emotional abuse
  • Family issues
  • Generalised anxiety disorder
  • Infertility
  • IVF Treatment Issues
  • Life Coaching
  • Long Term Illness
  • Low self-confidence
  • Low self-esteem
  • Medical Traumas
  • Miscarriage
  • Nervous Breakdown
  • Panic Attacks
  • Physical abuse
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Postnatal depression
  • Pregnancy and birth
  • Rape
  • Redundancy
  • Relationship issues
  • Seasonal affective disorder (SAD)
  • Self-harm
  • Separation and divorce
  • Sex addiction
  • Sex problems
  • Sexual abuse
  • Sexuality
  • Stress
  • Sudden death Trauma
  • Suicidal thoughts
  • Suicide
  • Trauma
  • Work related stress

Therapy Sessions

  • Child/Adolescent aged (11-17) (60mins) £90.00
  • Individual for adults (60 minutes) £100.00 - £110.00
  • Couples/Relationships (60 minutes) £160.00

Telephone/Online Therapy are also available.

Sessions are initially held on a weekly basis for 4-6 weeks (Short Term Therapy) and then reviewed after this period; to continue with either weekly or fortnightly session until no longer required.


Tel: 0704 090 1520