Charis counselling offers a free professional counselling service in Fife and to the wider community of Scotland.
Charis counselling is a project of Charis foundation, a non-profit making charitable Company Limited by Guarantee.
Charis has a wide referral base, e.g. self, personal recommendation, social work, NHS, Education, homeless projects, samaritans.
Charis foundation also offers professional counselling training - Certificate in Counselling Skills (CPCAB Level 2), Certificate in Counselling Studies (Level 3) and Diploma in therapeutic counselling (Level 4 - Level 7 in Scotland). Charis training courses provide a progression route to the Open University Foundation Degree in counselling.
Training, qualifications & experience
Charis is a COSCA recognised counselling agency.
All Charis counsellors and therapists have professional training and are accredited with the professional awarding bodies, e.g. BACP/COSCA/ACC/UKCP/BAAT.
The agency provides placement opportunities to college and university diploma students.
All Charis trainers are CPCAB approved.
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Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling we deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Avoidant personality disorder
- Borderline personality disorder
- Child related issues
- Dependent personality disorder
- Emotional abuse
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Histrionic personality disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Narcissistic personality disorder
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic disorder
- Personality disorders
- Physical abuse
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Relationship problems
- Sexual abuse
- Work-related stress
Other areas of counselling we deal with
All Charis counsellors are trained to offer Trauma Debrief. Over the years we have gained experience in delivering trauma debrief for individuals and for groups where people have experienced a trauma. This may be as a result of someone being a witness to a workplace fatality, a violent incident in a homeless project or finding day to day functioning difficult after being involved in a car accident.
Charis counselling offers a free professional service.
In 2003 Charis was awarded the Queen's Golden Jubilee Award for services to the community.
The counselling service is offered in a RIBA award winning building in Leslie, Fife.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
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