Welcome to Devon Therapy Services


With a fully-qualified team, Devon Therapy Services offer a range of caring, compassionate, and confidential one-to-one counselling and psychotherapy sessions in Exeter and Torquay, Devon.

Our sessions include anxiety counselling, bereavement counselling, depression counselling, PTSD counselling, and stress counselling, alongside Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Psychotherapy, and NeuroLinguistic therapy.

In helping you choose the most appropriate and effective approach for you, our years of experience in the NHS and private practice will help and support you, while understanding yourself and what you’ve been through so you can grow and be happy in your life.

Contact us by phone or email today, or fill in the contact form to schedule your first session and take a positive step towards better mental health.

 

Let us introduce ourselves…

Our sessions can be:

In person
Through Skype, Zoom or WhatsApp
Phone calls
In your own safe space and at a time that suits you

What we offer you

Taking that first step to getting help can be the most difficult. But once you’ve taken it, Devon Therapy Services are here to make your journey as easy and comfortable as possible.

We deliver all your sessions in confidence as one-to-one sessions, either in person or through Skype, Zoom, WhatsApp, or phone calls, in your own safe space and at a time that suits you.

With experience working with both male and female adults, our counsellors have developed tools, techniques, and methods of counselling that will help you over a single session or a course of counselling or psychotherapy.

But with natural empathy and a deeply caring attitude about every client and their welfare, you’ll never feel abandoned. We care about your issues, are here for you at every step, and want to make a real difference in your life.

Client feedback

Bex VincentBex Vincent ★★★★★ Excellent counselling from James. He got to the root cause of my issues very quickly and over the following weeks I was able to make steady, and permanent changes. I feel that after my time with him I now have the skills to carry me forward to a future with a lot less anxiety and fear. Highly recommend.Response from the ownerHi Bex Thanks for the review and I wish you all the best. Myles TatlockMyles Tatlock ★★★★★ Transformational and extraordinaryPriscilla has transformed my life, at home, at work, in my relationship, with family, friends, and most importantly with myself.I started therapy with just wanting to better. I was struggling with control at home, stress at work, arguments in my relationship, grief within family, grief with friends, and just generally feeling like life is particularly tough for me.I wanted to work with someone who can challenge me, and guide me and who I could trust. I work in a demanding consultancy role. The fundamental work Priscilla led me through has change my life whole heartedly.I got so much from every session, I never knew what to expect. I developed an understanding of me and was able to work with practical and simple solutions. Priscilla was adaptive and targeted to what I needed in each session.My life is full of joy and love now. I feel like I am on the path I have always wanted to be on. I couldn’t recommend Priscilla enough.Response from the ownerA running thread in therapy world is helping people to fulfill their potential. Your dedication and consistency lends itself to Rogers self actualisation where one goes on in life having a sense of where they are coming from, self-compassion and acceptance/flexing and not being rigid in their approach to life & situations. You now have an internal therapist you can tune into anytime. Thank you for such a thoughtful review. Nicola MguteNicola Mgute ★★★★★ Priscilla is extremely knowledgeable, supportive and highly skilled in dealing with different issues. Very welcoming aura, would highly recommend her in therapy.Response from the ownerThank you for your review Nicola MguteNicola Mgute ★★★★★ Priscilla is extremely knowledgable and highly experienced dealing with many issues. She is also really supportive and would most definitely recommend her in therapy!Response from the ownerAppreciate your review, thanks Boo Motley-NashBoo Motley-Nash ★★★★★ James has helped our relationship when communication was difficult and we were unable to express our feelings.He has supported us in building a foundation of trust and enabled us to be able to open up to one another.James creates an environment where you feel safe, comfortable and relaxed and we would thoroughly recommend him to anyone needing counselling.We will always be very thankful to James for helping us repair our relationship and showing us how to keep it healthy.Response from the ownerHi BooThank you for taking the time to leave a nice review. It does mean a lot. I wish you and your family all the best. As I said before pop back if you need to. Kind Regards James Antony TAntony T ★★★★★ Lovely experience working with Priscilla. Would and will happily recommend to anyone looking for a comfortable, welcoming and empathetic environment.Response from the ownerThank you for the review, much appreciated Jodie AshfordJodie Ashford ★★★★★ I’ve worked with James over the past couple of years and his help and support has been invaluable, I started with James shortly after being signed off sick from work due to stress and feeling completely shut down, with his help I’ve now managed to completely come off of medication, and am able to manage my emotions much better. I cannot recommend James enough, 5 stars well deserved.Response from the ownerHi Jodie That’s very kind of you to take the time to leave DTS such a nice review. We wish you all the best for the future. Anthony DouglasAnthony Douglas ★★★★★ Priscilla was amazing. Really helped me and gave me little bits and advice to go away with which continued to help.I would recommend to anyone.Response from the ownerThank you for your review much appreciated. 👍🏾 Dave StrongDave Strong ★★★★★ Been using the services for three years and have found Devon Therapy Services a very professional and empathetic business. Would recommend to anyone to use their services as I the support I have been provided is 1st class.Response from the ownerHi DaveThank you for your kind words and it’s been really nice working with you over this time.Cheers DTS Alice CrisellAlice Crisell ★★★★★ Amazing experience working with James. Helped me out so much!Response from the ownerThank you Alice for leaving a nice review 👍 jordan john blackjordan john black ★★★★★ Very professional and honestResponse from the ownerHi Jordan Thank you for taking the time for leaving DTS a nice review. js_loader

Who we are

With a fully-qualified team, Devon Therapy Services offer a range of counselling and psychotherapy in Exeter and Torquay.

James Holloway
MBACP, INLPTA, ABH
Co-founder

James has over 10 years of experience in personal counselling and psychotherapy. Starting in student counselling, he moved into staff counselling for the NHS and now runs two private practices, working with a range of clients.

Priscilla Mgute
MBACP, BSc Mental Health Nursing, Psychotherapist
Co-founder

With a background in mental health work and education, Priscilla qualified with a BSc degree in Mental Health Nursing in 2017 and worked for the NHS as a mental health nurse before her private counselling work.

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