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About us

We offer low-cost, open-ended counselling, and also provide psychotherapy. Our practitioners come from a variety of training backgrounds. Counselling and psychotherapy sessions are offered on a once a week basis. Fees for low cost counselling, run by counsellors working towards qualification or post-qualification accreditation, usually range from £25 - £50 per weekly session depending on clients’ ability to pay and the time of the appointment. Fees for psychotherapy with fully qualified and more experienced therapists start from around £60 - £70 per weekly session. We can occasionally offer counselling at fees lower than £25, so please do enquire about current availability if you need this.

We accept people from all over London and further afield, not only from Wandsworth.

Training, qualifications & experience

WAP psychotherapists work in a variety of modalities, providing integrative, person centred, gestalt, or psychodynamic psychotherapy.

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UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP)

The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) is a leading professional body for the education, training and regulation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors. Its register is accredited by the government's Professional Standards Authority.

As part of its commitment to protect the public, it works to improve access to psychotherapy, to support and disseminate research, to improve standards and to respond effectively to complaints against its members.

UKCP standards cover the range of different psychotherapies. Registration is obtained by training or accrediting with one of its member organisations, or by holding a European Certificate in Psychotherapy. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

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Additional information

Initial assessment £60, some low cost assessments available, £35

Counselling fees range from £25 - £50, some lower cost spaces available

Individual psychotherapy fees range from £60 - £70 per session

When we work

Weekdays 8am - 9pm, Saturdays 9am - 5pm

Further information

Before a referral can be made for counselling or psychotherapy you need to make an appointment for an assessment with one of our psychotherapists. An assessment lasts about an hour and there is a fee of £60.00. Occasionally we can offer a £35.00 low-cost assessment.

WAP has been working in Wandsworth and surrounding boroughs since 1995, and is a well established provider of counselling and psychotherapy in the community.

239a Balham High Road, Balham, London, SW17 7BE

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Young people
Older adults

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Wandsworth Association Of Psychotherapists Low Cost Counselling Centre

Wandsworth Association Of Psychotherapists Low Cost Counselling Centre