The Spark Counselling

The Spark Counselling

Eric Liddell Centre
15 Morningside Road
EH10 4DP

72 Waterloo Street
G2 7DA

0808 802 0050

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About us

The Spark Counselling is a COSCA approved counselling provider offering couple counselling, marriage counselling, individual counselling and family counselling. Counselling sessions with The Spark are available for face-to-face counselling, telephone counselling and online counselling. All of our counsellors are members of one or more of the following: COSCA, BACP, AFT or OTI (Online Therapy Institute).

With over 50 years experience The Spark are specialists in relationship counselling for couples and families.

Located in Glasgow and Edinburgh we provide counselling services Scotland-wide with centres in Aberdeen, Dundee, Dunfermline, Falkirk, Inverclyde, Irvine, Kilmarnock, Livingston, Paisley and Stirling.

Training, qualifications & experience

All counsellors at The Spark are trained to Diploma level and it is university accredited. The ethos of the organisation is lifelong learning and so it is expected that our Counsellors training will continue throughout their work as a counsellor. They must complete a minimum of 18 hours continuous professional development (CPD) per year and receive regular supervision in line with the code of ethics for good practice.

It is expected that their development as a practitioner will continue to MSc level, which is the new entry level for couple therapy within The Spark. Some of our counsellors having achieved the MSc will continue their striving to achieve a Doctorate. All The Spark counsellors are members of one or more of the following: COSCA, BACP or AFT, with some also registered with Online Therapy Institute (OTI).

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Other areas of counselling we deal with

Affairs and betrayals
Blended families
Conflict resolution
Domestic violence
Family issues
Family breakup
Financial stressors
New baby
Physical abuse
Parenting issues
Transitional phases

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The Spark aims to make counselling as affordable as possible and financial issues are not a barrier to investing in short term marriage, couples or individual counselling therapy. There is a small registration fee that is deducted from the cost of counselling. 

Contact The Spark to discuss your requirements as we always aim to work with clients to find solutions that enable access to our counselling services.

Maps & Directions

Edinburgh, EH10 4DP
Glasgow, G2 7DA

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None


Accessibility information
Wheelchair access: Unspecified


Counselling enquiries: Mon-Thur: 9am - 9pm; Fri: 9am - 3pm Sat - Sun: closed

Types of client

Young people
Older adults