Leicester Centre For Psychodynamic Counselling

Leicester Centre For Psychodynamic Counselling

12 Princess Road West

07961 709575

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About us

Leicester Centre for Psychodynamic Counselling aims to provide services on a number of levels:

- a counselling service for the local community, with subsidised fees for clients who are unemployed, low waged or students;

- a training centre for those wanting to become a psychodynamic counsellor;

- a provider of high quality psychodynamic CPD and training courses for qualified counsellors and psychotherapists;

- to develop a community of psychodynamic practitioners

- to support and promote a public program of events to increase awareness of counselling and psychotherapy

Training, qualifications & experience

The founder and manager of LCPC is Jason Hughes, a psychodynamic counsellor and organisational therapist with over 20 years experience working therapeutically - initially in a Northamptonshire Therapeutic Community, and for the last 10 years in and around Leicestershire in various organisations such as Leicester University, Leicestershire County Council Youth Service, Open Door and in private practice.

Jason has most recently been working as a tutor and group facilitator on various courses at Leicester University. He is also actively involved in various roles with APPCIOS, the Association for Psychodynamic Practice and Counselling In Organisational Settings, including being a senior mentor to associate members and sitting on the Professional Development, Accreditation and Website committees. A member of BACP, senior member of APPCIOS and member of the British Psychoanalytic Council (BPC), Jason has also recently become a member of the BPC Professional Standards Committee.

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Counselling Fees

- ranging from £5 for those who are unemployed, low waged or students, and rising to £40 based on income

Training Courses and CPD

- Individually priced


- £10 per year, giving 10% discount on CPD and an opportunity to suggest / deliver CPD to peers

Further information

LCPC is interested in developing a community of psychodynamic practitioners, which will hopefully be a supportive and sustaining group for each other, for trainee counsellors, and for the local community as a whole. Membership and attendance at CPD and training events is not limited to psychodynamic practitioners, all are welcome, but events and trainings will be psychodynamically orientated.

Maps & Directions

Leicester, LE1 6TP

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


Wheelchair access: Unspecified


Open from 9am - 8pm for appointments, Monday to Friday

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme