ST BARNABAS COUNSELLING CENTRE
ST BARNABAS COUNSELLING CENTRE
The Centre was founded in 1974 and has evolved into a professional counselling agency with a reputation for providing a high standard of care to its clients and providing good support and on-going training for its counsellors.
We aim to offer affordable long term or short term counselling in a warm and caring environment.
We are an open organisation with no religious affiliations.
We have 25 counsellors all professionally trained offering a wide range of skills and experience.
We deal with all areas of counselling and after your Intake session we aim to offer you appointments with a counsellor who best meets your needs.
You can expect to be treated with respect and without judgement and to be seen as soon as possible after your Intake appointment.
Training, qualifications & experience
The Centre is an organisational member of the BACP and as such is bound by its code of ethics and practice and its complaints procedure.
All our counsellors are qualified to advanced or post-graduate diploma level or are completing their training. All have regular counselling supervision.
Our counsellors have a wide range of skills and experience and work in different ways according to their training.
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Areas of counselling we deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Anorexia nervosa
- Asperger's syndrome
- Binge-eating disorder
- Bipolar disorder/Manic depression
- Bulimia nervosa
- Child related issues
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Gender dysphoria
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Internet addiction
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic disorder
- Personality disorders
- Behavioural therapy
- Cognitive and behavioural therapies
- Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
- Cognitive therapy
- Existential therapy
- Gestalt therapy
- Humanistic therapies
- Person-centred therapy
- Psychoanalytic therapy
- Psychoanalytical and psychodynamic
- Psychodynamic therapy
St Barnabas is a not-for-profit organisation and we aim to offer affordable counselling open to everyone.
Our professional counsellors, many of whom also work in the private sector, give their time without charge for certain days each week. There are however still substantial costs in running the Centre and in order to provide our services we do need a contribution towards your counselling.
INTAKE (your first appointment) £15
EACH COUNSELLING SESSION as a guide we suggest;
£15 per session if you are on a low income
£18 per session if family income is£15,000
£25 per session if family income is £20,000
£30 per session if family income is £25,000
£35 per session if family income is £30,000
£40 per session if family income is £35,000
EVENINGS : minimum £25 per session
If you are unable to pay the minimum contribution of £15 per session every consideration will be given to your financial circumstances to ensure that we can offer you counselling.
Please look at our web-site for more information and details of how to find us.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|