Sam Wright MBACP

Sam Wright MBACP

West Sussex

07588 199891

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About me

I am a qualified Psychotherapeutic (Psychodynamic) Counsellor, working in private practice in Hunston, just outside Chichester.  I work within the Chichester, Bognor and wider West Sussex areas, with both adults and young people, and have completed safeguarding children training.

I am also a Volunteer Counsellor for a local counselling charity, and previously worked with a young person's counselling service.

Counselling provides a safe and confidential space into which you can bring issues which are leaving you struggling and conflicted.

Talking to someone outside your immediate circle, who can offer an objective perspective on your situation, can help you to feel heard, recognise patterns of behaviour, and work things through without fear of reprisal, judgement or guilt. It can help to clarify your thinking, address any obstacles you are creating and enable clearer decision-making and a more positive outlook and feeling of self-worth.

The number of sessions needed will vary from individual to individual; I can work within the framework of a pre-agreed number of sessions, or on a more open-ended basis. In the first session, we will talk about the nature of your presenting problem and your expectation of how much time you wish to commit. If you wish to commit on a longer-term basis, we will review to assess progress to date, and decide on the future path. Subsequent reviews will then be held at pre-agreed intervals.

Essentially, you are the master of your own counselling: it is your choice to come in the first place, and to then decide how much change has to be effected in order for the work to feel complete.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Registered Member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (MBACP).
  • Diploma in Psychotherapeutic (Psychodynamic) Counselling.
  • Certificate in Assessing Clients for Counselling.
  • Certificate in Time Focused Therapy.
  • Enhanced Disclosure Certificate (DBS check).

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£40 per 50 minute session. Reduced rates are available depending on circumstances.

Initial assessment cost £30 for one hour session.

Further information

If you email or leave a message on my mobile phone, I will endeavour to respond to you as soon as I can.

Maps & Directions

Chichester, PO20

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None


Accessibility information
Wheelchair user access: No


I have availability during the day and on Monday and Tuesday evenings.

Types of client

Young people