What is ‘The Well’?
The Well is a Counselling and Alternative Therapy centre based in Bridgend Town centre, We believe that there are times in our life when we all need a little help. Here at The Well our aim is to offer a safe and confidential haven where you can be listened to in a non-judgemental environment and explore any struggles or issues that you are finding difficult to cope with. We also provide a room hire service for therapists to undertake their practice in.
What are our aims?
Our aim is to provide Bridgend and South Wales with a Counselling and Alternative Therapy service whose focus is firmly on the client and our mission is to deliver a wide variety of services at the highest standard.
What do we Offer?
We offer many styles of Counselling, aiming to deliver the most suitable in accordance with the clients needs. We also provide a range of Alternative Therapies. We provide services for Adults, Young Adults, Children and Couples/Families. Our Counsellors work within a variety of methods such as CBT, Integrative, Trauma, Mindfulness and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy. We also provide Mentoring and Life coaching.
Training, qualifications & experience
We ensure that all Counsellors that work with us are professionally indemnified. We also assure and keep a record of all Counsellors qualifications and CRB check if working with children under 18 years of age.
Member organisations *
Registered / Accredited
Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.
British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy
BACP is one of the UK’s largest professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy. Therapists registered with the Association fall into a number of different membership categories such as Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP and Registered Member MBACP (Accred), each standing for different levels of training and experience. MBACP (Accred) and MBACP (Snr Accred) members have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by the Association.
Registered members can be found on the BACP Register, which was the first register to achieve Accredited Voluntary Register status issued by the Professional Standards Authority. Individual Members will have completed an appropriate counselling and/or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but will not appear on the BACP Register until they've progressed to Registered Member MBACP status.
All members are bound by a Code of Ethics & Practice and a Complaints Procedure. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.
Areas of counselling we deal with
The fee's our Counsellors charge typically range from £25 to £55
We also host a Low cost/Donation based service called Y Cwmni Siarad, for people on low incomes. If this is of interest to you, please give us a call for more information.
We also provide a room hire service for therapists.
Our first appointment of the day is 9am with the last appointment being at 7pm. This will also depend on the availability of your Counsellor/Therapist.
Are you a Counsellor or Therapist looking to work in the Bridgend Area?
We have a thriving community of therapists and counsellors with us here at The Well.
We hold regular meetings to learn, socialise and network.
We also hire our rooms for a very reasonable rate, Please contact us for more information.
Are you looking for Training or Courses for your Organisation?
We offer a number of courses and can arrange bespoke training for your organisation. We have worked with a variety of businesses in the past such as Cardiff University, The Welsh Government, Cancer Charity's and a number of University's in further education.