Letchworth Centre for Healthy Living
Letchworth Garden City
The Letchworth Centre for Healthy Living has been operating since 1984 and is one of the leading local centres for wellbeing in Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire.
Our counsellors are all highly qualified and gifted professionals with many years experience in talking therapies. Affordable fees and a genuinely healing environment make the Centre a very special place.
If you find yourself having to cope with a problem that is too big to deal with on your own, counselling could help. Why not get in touch?
Our counselling service offers a broad range of therapeutic approaches. Our team are qualified in hypnotherapy, neuro-linguistic programming (NLP), Hypno CBT, couples and family therapy, psychodynamic, person centred, TA counselling approaches, and more!
Are you confused by all of the different counselling approaches? Do you need help but don't know which kind of therapy will work best for you? We will signpost you to the right therapist for your specific needs.
We support people with many concerns including bereavement, eating difficulties, relationship issues, depression, anxiety as well as substance misuse, health, trauma and infertility.
We are able to work on a one to one basis with children, young people and adults, as well as with couples and families.
The Letchworth Centre for Healthy Living is pleased to offer sessions exploring the art of communicating within relationships. The fee for couples: initial assessment £35, course of 4-6 sessions £50 per session.
Training, qualifications & experience
Our skilled, experienced and well-qualified professionals provide the following specialisms:
- Bereavement Counselling
- Children & Young Persons' Therapy
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
- Couples and Relationship Therapy
- Emotional Eating
- Family Therapy
- Health Counselling
- Hypno CBT
- Integrative Counselling
- Parent and Child Relationship Counselling
- Pre-marital Counselling
- Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP)
- Neuro-Linguistic Psychotherapy (NLPt)
- Person-Centred Psychotherapy
- Psychodynamic Counselling
- Substance Misuse Counselling
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Areas of counselling we deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Anorexia nervosa
- Asperger's syndrome
- Binge-eating disorder
- Bipolar disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Domestic violence
- Drug abuse
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Internet addiction
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Behavioural therapy
- Cognitive and behavioural therapies
- Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
- Cognitive therapy
- Couples counselling
- Family/systemic therapy
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Full cost therapy with qualified, experienced counsellors is as follows
£45 per hour for one to one therapy,
£55 for couples
£65 for families
For people on benefits or in difficult financial circumstances, we offer a low cost service. This is delivered by advanced counselling students working under supervision. The fee for this is £15 per session with a one off initial assessment at £20.
In addition, we offer clinical supervision for both qualified and trainee counsellors at £45 per hour.
We offer a confidential advisory service which will guide you to the professional best able to help you deal with your concerns or situation. Call 01462 678804.
Code of Ethics
All our Counsellors adhere to the BACP (British Association for Counsellors and Psychotherapists) Code of Ethics for Professional Counsellors.
All Counsellors carry professional liability insurance and have been CRB/DBS checked.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
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The centre is open Monday to Friday 9:00am to 8:30pm and Saturday 9:00am to 3:30pm.
Types of client
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Supervision & training
The Letchworth Centre offers clinical supervision to both qualified and trainee counsellors. We have a number of supervisors with a varied range of qualifications, backgrounds and experience. Our fee is £40 per hour.View supervision profile