The Ellesmere Centre For Psychotherapy And Training

The Ellesmere Centre For Psychotherapy And Training

861 Holderness Road

01482 702571

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861 Holderness Road

01482 702571

About us

Your Choice for Counselling, Psychotherapy and Training in Hull and the North East. Please contact us to discuss your requirements, I'm sure we'll be able to help you.

We are on Holderness Road in Hull in a large Victorian building with a private car park, developed specifically for the ethical and professional practice of counselling, psychotherapy and training.

The Centre offers psychotherapy and counselling on a private basis and has a wide range of qualified and experienced therapists alongside our trainee therapists working from the centre, this enables us to choose the most suitable therapist for your needs. We offer counselling and therapy to individuals, couples, groups, children and organisations.

We also provide a service consisting of training, supervision and consultation. We offer a wide range of personal development and CPD workshops, and can provide a bespoke training programme for your organisation. We offer psychotherapy and psychotherapeutic counselling training with Transactional Analysis as our core model.

The centre is open 9am to 9pm 7 days a week for counselling and therapy appointments, the office is staffed 9am to 4pm Tuesday to Friday.

Training, qualifications & experience

Qualified and registered therapists who practice from the centre are either UKCP or BACP registered therapists and are fully insured. These therapists are trained and qualified in a variety of modalities, including:

  • Transactional Analysis
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
  • Integrative Therapy
  • Person Centred
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Clinical Psychology

Trainee therapists are a member of their training and ethical body and are fully insured. Our trainee therapists are members of the Ellesmere Centre, and are doing their psychotherapy training with us. Their training is an in depth, four year, masters level training which leads to UKCP registration as a Certified Transactional Analyst Psychotherapist upon completion of their exams. The Ellesmere Centre is an ITA registered training establishment.

Please contact us for further information, we can match you to a therapist who suits your requirements.

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Fully qualified and registered therapists charge between £35 and £50 per session.

Trainee therapists charge between £15 and £35 per session, depending on how near to qualification they are.

Each session is usually an hour, and the number of sessions you need will vary, depending on the type of therapy and your reasons for wanting therapy. Most therapists suggest starting at between 6 and 8 sessions and you will work together to decide towards the end of these sessions whether you would like more. Therapy can be short term or long term depending on your circumstances.

Further information

Training at the Ellesmere Centre

Personal development workshops such as:

  • Assertiveness and Confidence Building
  • Women as Winners
  • Feel Fabulous
  • First Steps to Counselling Training
  • Effective Counselling

CPD workshops such as:

  • TA101 - Introduction to Transactional Analysis
  • Moving into Action (Psychodrama)
  • Working with OCD using CBT
  • Activating Inner Resources (an EMDR technique)
  • The Theory Behind the Myth of Personality Disorders
  • Attachment Theory
  • The Male Dimension in Therapy
  • Working with Abuse
  • Further Transactional Analysis
  • Working with Self Harm

Psychotherapeutic Counselling and Psychotherapy training:

  • Foundation Certificate in Transactional Analysis Psychotherapy
  • Ellesmere Centre Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling
  • Ellesmere Centre Diploma in Transactional Analysis Psychotherapy
  • Exam preparation group leading to EATA examination to become a UKCP Registered Certified Transactional Analyst Psychotherapy

Maps & Directions

Hull, HU8 9BA

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None

Supervision & training

The Ellesmere Centre has a number of supervisors practising from the centre.

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