CBT Therapist Taunton Milena Nikolova


Ms. Milena Nikolova BSc (Hons), PG dip


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CBT Therapist.


I am a Psychology graduate, specialising in Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (CBT).

I have 4 years of post-qualified experience in CBT, and over ten years working therapeutically in the NHS. I have worked in variety of settings including the community, inpatient secondary care, forensic services and Social services. In the last 5 year I have worked, as a CBT therapist at various local surgeries inWest Somersetarea.



My therapeutic style is approachable and professional. I believe that it is important to truly understand clients point of view and validate their difficulties. You will also find that I am flexible at adapting my style to your needs.   I am naturally motivated in supporting and caring for my clients. My personality is open-minded, trustworthy and contemplative, even in the face of highly emotive situations.


I am accredited with British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP).


In my clinical experience I have worked with adults suffering with a variety of mental health issues, disorders and co-morbidities:


  • Depression - uni-polar and mild bi-polar; Low Self-Esteem.
  • Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD);
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD);
  • Post-Traumatic Stress disorder (PTSD);
  • Health Anxiety;
  • Social anxiety;
  • Panic Disorder with/ without Agoraphobia;
  • Phobias
  • Adjustment disorders and Stress.
  • Eating disorders
  • Body Dimorphic Disorder (BDD)
  • Adult ADHD
  • Insomnia
  • Anger management.
  • Physical health problems




  • PGCert Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (2010),UniversityofPlymouth
  • PGDip IAPT Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (2012),UniversityofPlymouth
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology (2007), University of the West ofEngland,Bristol
  • Certificates in Counselling Skills & Therapeutic Counselling (2002),Yeovil
  • Diploma in Law(1998),Bulgaria




I provide individual and group therapy sessions.

I offer free initial half an hours telephone consultation.

Please contact us to find out my fees.