John Speirs

John has had a varied career which has included time as a Professional Yacht Skipper, Meteorologist in the Arctic, grower of exotic plants (own business), and Trainer of Youth Workers. He has a 4th Dan Black belt in Ki Aikido and has a keen interest in Native American Teachings. He also has a beautiful garden and keeps bees.

Therapies offered

Counselling for Individuals and Couples


Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy Plymouth 1991

Professional bodies

British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy

CPD Courses attended

  • Working with Couples.
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy.

Length of time in practice

19 Years

Previous practice

  • The Avenue Clinic, Yeovil, .
  • Clinic of Complementary Medicine, Princes St, Yeovil.
  • The Creative Health Centre, Bridgwater.

Other clinics where you currently practise

  • Relate, Bridgwater.
  • Taunton Community Acupuncture Clinic.