Somerset Counselling Centre

Somerset Counselling Centre

Somerset Counselling Centre
Apsley House
Tower Street

01823 337049

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About us

Somerset Counselling Centre (SCC) has premisies in Taunton, Bridgwater and Ilminster.  SCC has been operating since 1990 and aims to provide an affordable counselling service in Somerset.

The Centre offers Integrative and Psychodynamic counselling and high standards of professionalism are maintained through adherence to the BACP Ethical Framework for Good Practice in counselling and Psychotherapy.

SCC offers counselling to individuals, couples and young people 16+years

SCC offers both long term (ongoing work) and brief (time limited work.)

SCC is accreditated by BACP

For further information please visit the SCC website:

Training, qualifications & experience

Practising SCC counsellors have undergone a rigorous training to Diploma level in counselling. Counsellors have either undertaken training at SCC or are on placement with SCC from other training organisations of equivalent standards.

Counsellors are at various stages of development eg BACP Accrediated Counsellors; Senior Counsellors working towards BACP Accreditation and Students in their final year of training.

All counsellors have weekly/fortnightly supervision of their work.

Types of training Counsellors have undertaken:

- Integrative and Humanistic Diploma Counselling
- Psychodynamic Diploma
- Integrative and Humanistic Diploma in Psychotherapy
- Supervision Diploma

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

Other areas of counselling we deal with

We also work with young people aged 16 - 19 years (initial assessment free)

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  • SCC Premises


Individual:£35 - £45

Relationship (couple) counselling: £45.

Please note:

If you are on a low income your fee can be adjusted accordingly.

SCC is a charity and so we depend on client contributions to operate.

Further information

SCC currently operates in Taunton, Bridgwater and Ilminster

Maps & Directions

Taunton, TA1 4BH

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


Accessibility information
Wheelchair access: Unspecified


Somerset Counselling Centre is open for appointments between 08.00 - 20.00 Monday - Friday (closed weekends and bank holidays)

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme

Supervision & training

SCC has a number of qualified supervisors who over supervision to individuals and organisations.

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