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Mind Monmouthshire

Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, NP7 5NP
01873858275 01873858275 Registered / Accredited
Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, NP7 5NP

About us

Mind Monmouthshire is a trusted independent specialist mental health charity which was formed over 40 years. We have grown into an organisation which provides a point of contact, information, and a wide range of services for people experiencing poor mental health across the whole county of Monmouthshire. Mind Monmouthshire endeavour to put the needs of the people who use our services at the heart of everything we do.

We have been providing a high quality, professional and confidential counselling service to people in Monmouthshire since 2016. We offer a wide range of counselling approaches which we change and adapt to suit a person’s individual needs to adults over the age of 18. These approaches are evidence-based models such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Integrative and Person-Centred Counselling.

Nick Price (Lead Counsellor) has led our counselling service since its start in 2016 and is a qualified CBT Psychotherapist and fully accredited member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy

Counselling can be a scary process; our counsellors are skilled at helping you relax so you can talk about the problems you are having at the moment. We will offer you a safe, warm and non-judgemental space to explore the problems you are facing and ways to help you move forward away from these problems.

We have found some of the most common questions people ask us are:

Why am I feeling like this?         What is wrong with me?   How can I change?

How can I get better?               Can you help me?

Are these some of the questions on your mind?

Training, qualifications & experience

Mind Monmouthshire has a small team of both qualified Psychotherapists and Counsellors, as well as students studying in College and University. The students in our team are currently studying at very high academic levels to become Psychotherapists and Counsellors in the near future.

Our counselling team come from a variety of backgrounds with a wide range of experience, knowledge and qualifications, and are at different stages of their counselling careers.

Within our team we can offer you a wide range of different counselling styles to help you get back on track as soon as possible and away from any emotional distress you have been feeling.

Member organisations *

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.

BACP

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

BACP is one of the UK’s largest professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy. Therapists registered with the Association fall into a number of different membership categories such as Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP and Registered Member MBACP (Accred), each standing for different levels of training and experience. MBACP (Accred) and MBACP (Snr Accred) members have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by the Association.

Registered members can be found on the BACP Register, which was the first register to achieve Accredited Voluntary Register status issued by the Professional Standards Authority. Individual Members will have completed an appropriate counselling and/or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but will not appear on the BACP Register until they've progressed to Registered Member MBACP status.

All members are bound by a Code of Ethics & Practice and a Complaints Procedure. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Accredited Register Scheme

The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.

We have verified that at least one professional at this organisation is registered with the relevant professional body.

Therapies offered

  • Cognitive and behavioural therapies
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
  • Humanistic therapies
  • Integrative
  • Person-centred therapy
  • Psychoanalytical and psychodynamic

Fees

Our counselling sessions are between 50 – 60 minutes long and cost £25 per session.

Introductory Offers:

For a limited time, the telephone assessment and the first counselling session are FREE of charge.

Working in Farming or Allied Professions? We are able to offer subsidised sessions at reduced rates to members of the farming / agricultural community, please call us for more information regarding eligibility.

Further information

If you would like more information please phone us on 01873 858275 or Email: counselling@mindmonmouthshire.org.uk or info@mindmonmouthshire.org.uk

Update – in response to COVID-19 we are offering a limited amount of face to face sessions with the majority of our sessions being delivered by the telephone or on line (Zoom). Please call us for an update.

Client Testimonials:

“You have given me so much strength to carry on with my life. I wouldn’t be here today if it wasn’t for you”

“Thank you for everything you’ve done for me, I appreciate it. You’ve changed the way I think about my life and what goes on in it”

“You’ve come highly recommended. I can see we other people have liked working with you”

“The biggest thing I’ve liked about working with you is that you listen to what I have to say without judging me”

“I’ve worked with other counsellors in the past, but they’re nowhere near as good as you”

“You describe things in a way that I understand and make so much sense to me. Other counsellors I’ve worked with haven’t done that for me”

Mind Monmouthshire
Henton House
28 Monk Street
Abergavenny
Monmouthshire
NP7 5NP

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language Unspecified
Other languages None

Accessibility

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a counsellor's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

You can contact the counsellor to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Wheelchair user access Unspecified

Mind Monmouthshire

Mind Monmouthshire