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Life Coach BA, MNCP

About me

Hello. I am Philippa Chapman and I am a certified life coach based in Sherborne Dorset, offering face to face coaching or on line sessions via zoom (which I promise you works really well!). I provide a kind, professional, non judgemental, friendly and safe space to help you find your own answers and take control in moving forward in a way that's right for you. I can help if you are struggling with confidence, or low self esteem or any other areas of personal development.

Recent clients have come to me because:

'At work I look as though I am on top of everything but inside I am such a mess'

'I just don't feel I do anything well -everyone else seems to be doing so much better than me'

'I get overwhelmed with anxious thoughts and can't sleep'

'I'm 50 next year and feel as though I have wasted my life'

'I have no idea where I am heading with my career'

If you are stuck on similar challenges, or simply unhappy and don't know how to move forward in life, please do have a chat with me . I won't judge, fix or tell you what to do. I will create a  safe space to help you step back and think about your life, to work out what really matters to you and how to use that insight to move forward.

You will find it enjoyable, interesting and empowering and always forward looking.The pace and tone will always be led by you-you can trust me to be friendly and kind.

I love coaching and the change it can bring about for people - helping someone to find the best way to live the life they want is completely inspiring and so rewarding. I really hope you will get in touch to see if I can help you too.

'Philippa has helped me make sense of a mass of thoughts and feelings that I hadn't previously been able to act on. Her supportive, caring, positive attitude allowed me to take control and make a huge step towards my goal. I'm extremely grateful!" Freya London

'Philippa helped me to understand the fundamentals of who I am, what I need in my life to feel fulfilled and has enabled me to find ways to focus on the positives. I would never have got there on my own and for that I am truly grateful After my sessions with Philippa I feel more able to be kinder and proud of myself, which is pretty amazing...' Emily Dorset

'I feel like a completely different person. I feel nurtured. I have clarity. I have a direction. I feel stronger' Vikki Dorset

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Certified Performance Coaching Diploma Level 5 with NLP -- Accredited by the National Council of Psychotherapists.
  • Accredited Member of the National Council of Psychotherapists  (MNCP)
  • BA Hon Psychology
  • Samaritans Volunteer
  • Full enhanced DBS Clearance
  • Fully Insured
  • Over 20 years experience working in the public sector facilitating workshops and evaluating services.


£60.00 per session
Free initial in-person session

Additional information

Like to find out more?

Then please contact me for an initial chat - free of charge - via zoom or phone.

If you then decide to move forward with coaching my fees are.....

  • Individual sessions (approx 90 minutes) - £60
  • 3 sessions (approx 90 minutes each) -£150 (paid in advance)
  • Individual breakthrough day held in Sherborne Dorset (inc refreshments) or at your place of work (travel expenses payable) £150

Sessions are held on line (via zoom) or face to face in Sherborne Dorset - whatever works best for you.

When I work

Monday to Thursday 8am to 7pm.

Early mornings and evenings by arrangement

Please contact me for further information.

Further information

I really care about life coaching. I genuinely believe, by being positive and practical, it can turn lives around. Please think about about having a chat with me to see if it can work for you, There is no pressure or obligation just a friendly conversation.

Have a look at my website and instagram page if you would like to know more about me  -or just send me a a message and we can fix a time to talk.

Sherborne, Dorset, DT9

Type of session

In person