Carole FS

Dr Carole Francis-Smith

The Old Rectory Clinic - Iron Acton, Bristol

07480 022 230

Therapist profile

Dr Carole Francis-Smith is an experienced Counselling Psychologist who has worked in the NHS, charity, and private sectors. She offers tailored therapy support across the age groups from 14 years upwards and is trained in a variety of different therapeutic techniques/approaches such as; Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Person-Centred, Psychodynamic and Compassion Focused Therapy.

Carole helps people who struggle with anxiety, depression and low mood, loss bereavement, relationship difficulties, making changes in their life and more complex issues. She also focuses on work related stress and burnout which has become much more prevalent through the trials of the last few years. She offers therapy via several health insurance companies.

Having researched the online therapeutic relationship Carole presents wellbeing trainings that incorporate some of the hidden pressures this way of living can bring, and is involved in creating resources for young people, families, and schools.

Carole is registered as a Practitioner Psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), is accredited with the British Psychological Society, and a member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy. 


BSc Hons Psychology
The British Psychological Society - BPS

Old Rectory Clinic - Bristol

The Old Rectory Clinic in Iron Acton is conveniently located with easy access from Yate, Chipping Sodbury, Frampton Cotterell, Coalpit Heath, Winterbourne, Westerleigh, Thornbury and the surrounding areas.

The Old Rectory Clinic is a 'Practitioner Direct Clinic'. This means that clients and patients are able to contact their practitioners and therapists directly by telephone, text and by email. Please follow the relevant links to find your practitioners or therapist's contact details.

Therapy fees: £100 for a 60 minute assessment/ongoing session


Wednesday: 9am - 8pm

Get in touch

07480 022 230


The Old Rectory Clinic
High Street
Iron Acton
BS37 9UQ