Dr Adrian Harris
The Gandy Centre
18 Gandy Street
07974 427 419 / 07974 427 419
Imagine a place where you're listened to with respect and understanding, a safe space where you're able to get a new perspective on whatever's causing you distress or preventing positive change in your life. That place is counselling: working together, finding wisdom, catalyzing change.
Having worked for several organisations in London (including Wandsworth Carers' Centre, Family Psychological Services, and Cassiobury Court rehab clinic), I'm now based in Exeter. We can meet in my comfortable consulting room or in the healing natural space of a local park.
I'm interviewed in the Winter issue of JUNO magazine. They write: "It's hard to imagine a more grounded therapist than Adrian Harris".
Your situation is unique, so my integrative approach draws on a range of therapeutic traditions to find what works best for you. My practice honours the deep wisdom of the body, integrating ancient practices of both East and West with cutting edge science.
While my practice is based at my Gandy Street therapy rooms, I also offer 'walk and talk' ecotherapy sessions in local green spaces. In this outdoor work, the natural environment becomes a kind of co-therapist and can very much enhance the healing process. However, counselling outdoors is not recommended for all clients at all times and much of my practice is based at my Exeter therapy rooms.
Training, qualifications & experience
- MSc in Counselling and Psychotherapy.
- PhD Religious Studies: Thesis on 'The Wisdom of the Body'
I have also completed training in:
- Focusing Orientated Therapy
- Stress management and
In addition to several years of teaching, I have been facilitating workshops for over ten years. I've published several articles on Ecotherapy and Focusing Oriented Therapy.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Bipolar disorder/Manic depression
- Carer support
- Drug abuse
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Hearing voices
- Internet addiction
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic disorder
- Passive aggressive behaviour
- Personality disorders
- Physical abuse
- Postnatal depression
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After a £15 initial consultation, I charge £35 per 50 minute session. Concessions are available.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
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Day and evening on Mondays and Thursdays. Other evening sessions can sometimes be arranged.
Types of client