Somerset Counselling Centre
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: www.scctaunton.org.uk
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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Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling we deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Attachment disorder
- Career counselling
- Child related issues
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Panic attacks
- Physical abuse
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Postnatal depression
- Relationship problems
- Separation and divorce
- Sexual abuse
- Suicidal thoughts
- Work-related stress
Other areas of counselling we deal with
We also work with young people aged 16 - 19 years (initial assessment free)
- Cognitive and behavioural therapies
- Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
- Couples counselling
- Humanistic therapies
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Individual:£35 - £45
Relationship (couple) counselling: £45.
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.
SCC currently operates in Taunton, Bridgwater and Ilminster
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Somerset Counselling Centre is open for appointments between 08.00 - 20.00 Monday - Friday (closed weekends and bank holidays)
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|
Supervision & training
SCC has a number of qualified supervisors who over supervision to individuals and organisations.View supervision profile