Dr Helen Carter

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Eastbourne BN20 & Hove BN3
Available for new clients
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This professional is available for new clients.

About me

I offer one to one counselling and psychotherapy, supervision for counsellors and psychotherapists, and spiritual integration. I am also a trained mindfulness meditation teacher and qualified life coach.

My intention is to offer a safe and trustworthy space in which you can explore what it is to be you. And while I have extensive training and experience, I consider this the work I needed to do to arrive in the therapist’s chair as a human being: not an expert who tells you what to do or give advice.

Someone alongside.
Someone to whom you can bare your heart and soul.
Someone who will encourage your curiosity and help you cultivate self-awareness.

I am a Gestalt psychotherapist, and also heavily influenced by Buddhist psychology and practices: I therefore work across the humanistic and transpersonal approaches. You may want to understand a little more about what this means, so I invite you to explore my website to get a sense if my approach feels a good fit for your needs:

Do get in touch if you have any questions.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • MSc Psychotherapy (University of Brighton)
  • PG Diploma Humanistic Therapeutic Counselling (University of Brighton)
  • Certificate in Gestalt group therapy (London Gestalt Centre)
  • Diploma Personal Performance Coaching (The Coaching Academy)
  • Cruse Bereavement Care Certification

Member organisations

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Accredited register membership

UK Council for Psychotherapy
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Other areas of counselling I deal with

Life purpose and meaning
Major life transitions
Counselling for athletes and sports people
Integration of spirituality and spiritual crisis

Photos & videos


£70.00 - £80.00

Additional information

My fee for online working is £70 per 50 minute session.

My fee for face to face sessions (at the Wilbury Clinic, Hove) is £80.

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN20

The Wilbury Clinic, 64 Wilbury Road, Hove, East Sussex, BN3 3PY

Type of session

In person

Online platforms




I offer supervision for therapists particularly interested in bringing together humanistic, transpersonal, and embodiment approaches.

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Dr Helen Carter
Dr Helen Carter