Jim Rymer MSc. BSc. BA

Verbatim Therapy Director

Jim is a qualified Integrative Psychotherapist and a member of the British Psychological Society.  He also holds a Master Practitioner of Clinical Hypnotherapy qualification. Jim has an MSc in Child Forensic Studies (Psychology & Law) and has a special interest in aggression, disruptive and sexualised behavior in young people and adolescents.

He enjoys working with creative arts therapies. Jim has held positions as a senior lecturer in two UK Universities and continues to lecture through the UK and Europe.


  • MSc Child Forensic Studies (Psychology & Law) Portsmouth University
  • BSc (Hons) Middlesex University Integrative Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)
  • BA Theatre Studies Manchester University Rose Bruford College.
  • Post Grad in Forensic Psychotherapy NHS Tavistock & Portman Clinic London
  • Post Grad in Clinical Supervision Matrix College of Counselling & Psychotherapy.
  • Post-Grad Foundation in Art Therapy Eastern Tree Training Institute.
  • Master Practitioner in Hypnotherapy American Association of Hypnotherapists
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Applied Psychology Aberdeen University
  • Cognitive Behavioural Hypnotherapist with the Anglo European College of Therapeutic Hypnosis


  • Senior Member of the Royal Society of Medicine
  • Member of the International Association of Forensic Psychotherapists

Registered with CNHC as Hypnotherapy Practitioner