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About us

We are a low cost counselling service based in Sandgate, Folkestone, Kent.

We offer accessible counselling and have a large team of integrative counsellors working with clients with a range of presenting issues. Our counsellors are experienced in both short term and long term therapy helping people to work through a wide range of issues.

All of our counsellors are members of the British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy or The National Counselling Society.

We provide counselling for both adults, young people and children, offering face to face or remote sessions via the internet.

Training, qualifications & experience

All of our counsellors are members of The BACP (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy) or the National Counselling Society members and adhere to their ethical framework.

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Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

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BACP

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

BACP is one of the UK’s leading professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy with around 60,000 members. The Association has several different categories of membership, including Student Member, Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP, Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Accred) and Senior Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Snr Acccred).

Registered and accredited members are listed on the BACP Register, which shows that they have demonstrated BACP’s recommended standards for training, proficiency and ethical practice. The BACP Register was the first register of psychological therapists to be accredited by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

Accredited and senior accredited membership are voluntary categories for members who choose to undertake a rigorous application and assessment process to demonstrate additional standards around practice, training and supervision.

Individual members will have completed an appropriate counselling or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but they won’t appear on the BACP Register until they've demonstrated that they meet the standards for registration. Student members are still in the process of completing their training.

All members are bound by the BACP Ethical Framework and a Professional Conduct Procedure.

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

Areas of counselling we deal with

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Fees

From £20.00 to £35.00

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors
  • Unemployed

Health Insurance/EAP

  • BUPA
  • Axa Health
  • Health Assured
  • Aviva
  • Saga
  • Vitality
  • WPA

Additional information

All client are required to be assessed by the clinical lead before being matched with a counsellor. The fee for assessments are charged at £20.

Counselling sessions there after are charged at £20 for those on unemployment benefits.

  • £25 for those on a low income 
  • £35 for those employed full time

Fees can be discussed at the time of your assessment.

When we work

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Further information

Self Horizons Low cost Counselling service offers a safe and confidential space in which to explore some of your issues and untangle your thoughts and feelings. We can offer you a space in which to reflect and feel supported, without feeling judged. Allowing you to find a way forward in your life. 

Self Horizons Counselling Services, 78 Sandgate High Street, Sandgate, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 3BX

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Children
Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Families
Groups
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

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Online platforms

Skype
Zoom

Supervision

In person
Online
Phone

I am a bacp accredited counsellor and qualified supervisior. offering group and one to one supervision to trainees and qualified counsellors.

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