Hitchin Counselling And Psychology Centre
Hitchin Counselling and Psychotherapy Centre is comprised of a group of highly qualified and experienced professionals who offer a wide-ranging and comprehensive therapeutic service.
Working from premises in central Hitchin, Hertfordshire, we provide high quality counselling, psychotherapy and psychological therapies. We will work with you to address many different issues.
What we offer
We work with adults and teenagers with a range of emotional and behaviour problems. We welcome patients from a range of different cultures, ethnicities and nationalities, and work with gender and sexual diversity in an affirmative manner.
We are able to offer training to groups of staff, counsellors in training, school and children’s centres on a range of issues. Please contact us to discuss the needs of your group or organisation further.
Training, qualifications & experience
All our therapists are CRB checked and affiliated to professional bodies which regulate and set out legal and ethical frameworks within which we work.
The professional bodies include the following: BACP, BABCP, BPC, UKCP.
If you would like to see full details and profiles of our individual therapists then please visit our website at www.hitchincounselling.co.uk
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Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling we deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Anorexia nervosa
- Attachment disorder
- Binge-eating disorder
- Bipolar disorder
- Body dysmorphic disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Career counselling
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Family issues
- Gender dysphoria
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic attacks
- Passive aggressive behaviour
- Personality disorders
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Postnatal depression
- Pregnancy and birth
- Relationship problems
- Seasonal affective disorder (SAD)
- Separation and divorce
- Suicidal thoughts
- Work-related stress
- Cognitive analytic therapy (CAT)
- Cognitive and behavioural therapies
- Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
Fees vary depending upon the time of your session and the type of therapy that you decide upon. Below is a rough indication of the costs for therapy sessions with the centre.
Counselling for individuals:
Typical fees for evening counselling sessions for individuals range from £45 to £65 per session.
Daytime counselling sessions for indivdiuals start from £35 per session
Counselling for couples:
The fee for couples counselling is £60 per session
For seeing our psychologist fees start from £80
Support for families, groups and organisations:
Fees to be negotiated with the individual therapist
The fee for supervision is £45 per session
How to get started:
We recognise that taking the first step can be challenging. Choosing a therapist is an important decision, you need to find someone you feel comfortable with.
If you would like to contact us by phone, one of our team will be happy to assist you to help you decide who may be best able to support you.
We offer the possibility of daytime, evening or weekend appointments. If we cannot answer your call straight away, then please leave a message on our answer machine, leaving your name, number and any preferred times for us to return your call.
Any messages left on the machine are treated with the strictest confidentiality and we will do our utmost to return your call at a time convenient for you.
Otherwise please feel free to contact us via the email buttons on this page or on the contact form on our webpage and we will reply promptly to your enquiry.
What is involved:
In an initial session you will be encouraged to talk about what has been concerning you and of what you would like to get out of therapy; if after this you feel happy to continue then a second session will be arranged and you will be able to schedule weekly sessions with your therapist.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
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Open hours: 08:00 - 21:00 Monday to Friday. It may also be possible to arrange a session on a Saturday morning. Please enquire for current availability.
Types of client
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