Sylvia Smith

Sylvia Smith


01942 512295 / 07901 984088

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01942 512295 / 07901 984088

About me

atis1st session £15. I offer the first session at half price so that it can be used to look at the immediate issues
and to agree how we will work together with these  It is also  our first meeting and important to establish
understanding and trust.

I have done one to one Counselling, couple counselling and group work in a number of settings over the last 15 years.

I teach Counselling in various locations for Wigan Metro and Wigan and Leigh College.

I provide stress management for Crossroads Caring For Carers and also work with Carers on subjects such as assertiveness, saying no, confidence building and anger issues.

My small practice at my home in Astley provides a comfortable and safe place where you can relax and  explore issues in your own time. Thus giving you the insight to discover how to move forwards towards a happier/more comfortable/less stressful life.

Training, qualifications & experience

ABC  Advanced Diploma in Counselling
ABC  Advanced Certificate in Anxiety and Stress Management
ABC  Advanced Diploma in Therapeutic Groupwork
Member BACP (British association for Counselling and Psychotherapy)


first session £15
£30 per session individuals
£35 per session couples

Concessionary rates for students
please ask about further concessions.

Further information

I would like the opportunity to help you lead a less stressful, more comfortable and rewarding life. Although often circumstances cannot be changed their impact on our lives can. My aim is to help you discover your own individual needs and how to balance your life/lives in order to feel happier more positive and fulfilled, whilst also unravelling the immediate problems.

Please feel free to telephone me and discuss this further.

Maps & Directions

Astley, M29

Type of session

Online counselling: No
Telephone counselling: No
Face to face counselling: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


I am flexible regarding appointment times and will try to see you straight away for your first visit Then at a time suitable for you for any further visit, including evenings and weekends.

Types of client

Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme
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