Welcome to Common Sense Counselling

Common Sense Counselling is different. Please don’t wait until things get worse and you hit rock bottom.

We intentionally use language that is clear and simple. The methods and tools however are powerful, sophisticated and based on up to date scientific research.

Understand your past. Enjoy the present. Face the future with calmness and confidence. 

Anxiety & Stress Anxiety & Stress


Just ‘coping’, ‘getting on with it’, ‘putting up with’, or ‘trying to pull yourself together.’

Going round in the same old circles.

Feeling frustrated, stuck and unhappy.


To spend small amounts of time considering what you are doing, why you are doing it and how you want to be in the future.

Find ways to transform your thoughts, feelings and behaviour and make long lasting changes to your life.

Are You:

Depressed, fed up or low

Burnt out

Worried, anxious or stressed

Confused, stuck or overwhelmed

Frustrated, angry or irritated

Imagine you could:

Improve your relationships

Improve your self esteem and be more confident

Enjoy your life and be more motivated

Feel relaxed, peaceful and calm

Stop the critical judgemental voice

Stop caring about what other people think

How much happier, fulfilled and energetic would you feel?  What could you do?

Common Sense Counselling Packages

  • Easy to understand, effective, flexible

  • Focused on outcomes, solutions and the quickest way to get results

  • Split into bite sized, weekly modules

  • Weekly personal email support – No copy and paste answers

  • Dip into them at a time and place that is convenient to you

  • Directed on specific goals, problems and complaints for maximum impact


  • Start to feel the benefits today

In addition you can:

Work one to one, in person, or  if you are limited by your location, using e-mail, Skype or telephone with Linda Barbour  our BACP Accredited Counsellor and Registered Coach of 20 years experience.

Attend Workshops  and free Teleseminars

Access Self Help information and get Free Resources

Take the first step to a more fulfilled life. If you are unsure what would be best for you Contact LINDA who will be happy to advise you.

Please note this website is still in development and not all packages are currently available.  We are sorry for any inconvenience, but if you would like to work on a particular package you can email us and we will notify you as soon as it is ready.

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Success Story

I contacted ‘Common Sense Counselling’ because I had been through a couple of big life changes and felt that I needed some guidance and support.

I was unsure whether or not this would be the right course for me, but I immediately found the website easy to use and Linda’s feedback friendly and caring.

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