Counselling in City Centre, Glasgow

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Ali Brown
Counsellor, MBACP
Verified Verified
City Centre, Glasgow G2
You may have come to counselling looking for help in dealing with a life changing event. You may be feeling overwhelmed and isolated. You may be struggling with sleep and find yourself emotional and irritated. You may be critical of yourself and think you 'should be able to manage better'. We can work together and explore how you see yourself and your situation. You may be able to identify the areas in your life you want to change. Through ongoing exploration you can come to have a fuller understanding of yourself and your difficulties and can put into place the changes you want to make at your own pace.
You may have come to counselling looking for help in dealing with a life changing event. You may be feeling overwhelmed and isolated. You may be struggling with sleep and find yourself emotional and irritated. You may be critical of yourself and think you 'should be able to manage better'. We can work together and explore how you see yourself and your situation. You may be able to identify the areas in your life you want to change. Through ongoing exploration you can come to have a fuller understanding of yourself and your difficulties and can put into place the changes you want to make at your own pace.
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Ailsa Thomson
Counsellor, MSc, MBACP
Verified Verified
1 Endorsed
City Centre, Glasgow G2
At different times in our lives we go through challenges that can affect how we feel and have a negative impact on us. We all have unique ways of dealing with situations. At these times, many people find it helpful to explore how they are feeling with somebody else. It is important at these times to have a safe space to do this.
At different times in our lives we go through challenges that can affect how we feel and have a negative impact on us. We all have unique ways of dealing with situations. At these times, many people find it helpful to explore how they are feeling with somebody else. It is important at these times to have a safe space to do this.
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Nat Porter
Psychotherapist, MSc, MBACP
Verified Verified
1 Endorsed
City Centre, Glasgow G2
I am a person-centred counsellor, working in Glasgow city centre. I offer my clients a professional and personal understanding of trauma, addiction and health issues. I want to offer my empathic and judgement-free understanding to those who feel they need help during their own tougher times. I am able to provide a safe and confidential space for my clients to explore deeply what is going on for them.
I am a person-centred counsellor, working in Glasgow city centre. I offer my clients a professional and personal understanding of trauma, addiction and health issues. I want to offer my empathic and judgement-free understanding to those who feel they need help during their own tougher times. I am able to provide a safe and confidential space for my clients to explore deeply what is going on for them.
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Michelle Patricia Kerins
Counsellor, MBACP
Verified Verified
City Centre, Glasgow G63  (Online Only)
Waitlist for new clients
Sometimes we can feel stuck in life, and find ourselves caught in a cycle of unhelpful behaviour patterns or ways of relating to ourselves and others. We may feel conflicted,anxious sad or depressed but don't know why. We want to understand ourselves better and to be understood by others. We want to achieve inner peace but we don’t know how to, or feel we have the capacity to make changes or achieve lasting healing.
Sometimes we can feel stuck in life, and find ourselves caught in a cycle of unhelpful behaviour patterns or ways of relating to ourselves and others. We may feel conflicted,anxious sad or depressed but don't know why. We want to understand ourselves better and to be understood by others. We want to achieve inner peace but we don’t know how to, or feel we have the capacity to make changes or achieve lasting healing.
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Agnieszka Waszkiewicz
Psychotherapist, MA, MBACP Accred
Verified Verified
1 Endorsed
City Centre, Glasgow G2
Solution Focus Therapy is a unique approach where in atmosphere of safety and understanding we will speak briefly about issues you will bring to the therapy sessions however we will focus on solutions rather then on problems. As a Solution Focused Therapist I will offer support in expressing your thoughts and feelings where awareness can rise and leads you to making a better and healthier choices in your life.
Solution Focus Therapy is a unique approach where in atmosphere of safety and understanding we will speak briefly about issues you will bring to the therapy sessions however we will focus on solutions rather then on problems. As a Solution Focused Therapist I will offer support in expressing your thoughts and feelings where awareness can rise and leads you to making a better and healthier choices in your life.
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Heidi Ashley
Psychologist, PsychD
Verified Verified
City Centre, Glasgow G2
Not accepting new clients
I’m Heidi, an experienced psychologist who works passionately to help adults overcome their problems, move on and enjoy their lives. If your problem’s been bothering you a while, didn’t really shift when you tried therapy before, or returned once therapy ended, you shouldn’t feel disheartened. My greatest joy and satisfaction is helping clients like you! It is possible to get so much more from therapy than simply insight or improved coping skills. Your difficulties don’t need to keep overshadowing your life. All human beings are hardwired to grow and to heal - and you are no exception.
I’m Heidi, an experienced psychologist who works passionately to help adults overcome their problems, move on and enjoy their lives. If your problem’s been bothering you a while, didn’t really shift when you tried therapy before, or returned once therapy ended, you shouldn’t feel disheartened. My greatest joy and satisfaction is helping clients like you! It is possible to get so much more from therapy than simply insight or improved coping skills. Your difficulties don’t need to keep overshadowing your life. All human beings are hardwired to grow and to heal - and you are no exception.
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Christine Shaw
Counsellor, MSc, MBACP
Verified Verified
City Centre, Glasgow G2
Having lived in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Manchester, and Glasgow, I gained unique cultural experiences and understood the struggle to fit in. Now, finding peace within my authentic self, I can empathise deeply with individuals who are experiencing life transitions, anxiety and self-doubt. I will treat your experience and opinions with respect, compassion and honesty because I want you to feel safe to talk openly in therapy. I intend to work with you as a team to fully understand how you respond to what happened. When you feel fully understood, a weight is lifted, and you will be more able to reflect and move forward.
Having lived in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Manchester, and Glasgow, I gained unique cultural experiences and understood the struggle to fit in. Now, finding peace within my authentic self, I can empathise deeply with individuals who are experiencing life transitions, anxiety and self-doubt. I will treat your experience and opinions with respect, compassion and honesty because I want you to feel safe to talk openly in therapy. I intend to work with you as a team to fully understand how you respond to what happened. When you feel fully understood, a weight is lifted, and you will be more able to reflect and move forward.
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Sarah Liebing-Gow
Psychotherapist, MBACP
Verified Verified
2 Endorsed
City Centre, Glasgow G2
Waitlist for new clients
Drawing from my extensive career in the arts, I specialise in supporting adults (16+) navigating challenges like low mood, low self-esteem, anxiety, and relationship issues. Having traversed the creative world & embraced the gig economy lifestyle myself, I understand the unique pressures faced by individuals in these spheres as well as in general life. Whether grappling with depression, panic attacks, OCD, or self-harm, my focus is on empowering clients to cultivate a healthier relationship with themselves. Together, we'll unravel their thoughts and feelings, paving the way for greater self-understanding and personal growth.
Drawing from my extensive career in the arts, I specialise in supporting adults (16+) navigating challenges like low mood, low self-esteem, anxiety, and relationship issues. Having traversed the creative world & embraced the gig economy lifestyle myself, I understand the unique pressures faced by individuals in these spheres as well as in general life. Whether grappling with depression, panic attacks, OCD, or self-harm, my focus is on empowering clients to cultivate a healthier relationship with themselves. Together, we'll unravel their thoughts and feelings, paving the way for greater self-understanding and personal growth.
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Laura Brown
Counsellor, MBACP
Verified Verified
1 Endorsed
City Centre, Glasgow G2
Not accepting new clients
Anxiety? Bereavement? Stress? Panic? Low-self esteem? Social Anxiety? College or Uni Student? Trainee Counsellor? These are areas I often work with & extend a warm welcome to you to my page. I'm Laura, a fully qualified CBT therapist. I can offer you a safe, confidential space to talk, and will build a non-judgemental and empathic relationship with you, taking a mindful walk alongside you, as we explore together what you choose to bring to your counselling sessions, I will collaborate with you and weave helpful tools and skills into your sessions - from CBT, mindfulness, compassion-focused therapy and more.
Anxiety? Bereavement? Stress? Panic? Low-self esteem? Social Anxiety? College or Uni Student? Trainee Counsellor? These are areas I often work with & extend a warm welcome to you to my page. I'm Laura, a fully qualified CBT therapist. I can offer you a safe, confidential space to talk, and will build a non-judgemental and empathic relationship with you, taking a mindful walk alongside you, as we explore together what you choose to bring to your counselling sessions, I will collaborate with you and weave helpful tools and skills into your sessions - from CBT, mindfulness, compassion-focused therapy and more.
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Glasgow Psychological Services
Psychologist, PsychD, HCPC - Couns. Psych.
Verified Verified
City Centre, Glasgow G2
We are a small team of psychologists who offer an assessment and diagnosis service for children and adults who are concerned that they may be experiencing Autistic Spectrum Disorder or ADHD. We work with speech and language therapists, occupational health specialists and psychiatrists to bring together the most appropriate multi-disciplinary team for each assessment we undertake. We also offer counselling services as well.
We are a small team of psychologists who offer an assessment and diagnosis service for children and adults who are concerned that they may be experiencing Autistic Spectrum Disorder or ADHD. We work with speech and language therapists, occupational health specialists and psychiatrists to bring together the most appropriate multi-disciplinary team for each assessment we undertake. We also offer counselling services as well.
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Nina Katherine Garrett
Verified Verified
City Centre, Glasgow G1
I'm here to work with anybody no matter what issue they may bring, every individual has their own goals and I can help facilitate you reaching these!
I'm here to work with anybody no matter what issue they may bring, every individual has their own goals and I can help facilitate you reaching these!
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Len Northfield
Counsellor, MBACP
Verified Verified
City Centre, Glasgow G2
It's OK to not be OK... Everyone struggles sometimes, and when we are struggling, one of the greatest gifts we can give ourselves is to talk to someone about our struggles. My aim is to help you. I have experienced therapy from both sides of the equation and, like you, have struggled with my own difficulties. I believe that all of us have the potential to develop and become who we are supposed to be. Sometimes it takes some digging and self exploration to reach that goal, and I offer walk alongside you as you to do this.
It's OK to not be OK... Everyone struggles sometimes, and when we are struggling, one of the greatest gifts we can give ourselves is to talk to someone about our struggles. My aim is to help you. I have experienced therapy from both sides of the equation and, like you, have struggled with my own difficulties. I believe that all of us have the potential to develop and become who we are supposed to be. Sometimes it takes some digging and self exploration to reach that goal, and I offer walk alongside you as you to do this.
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Emma Baxter
Psychologist, PsychD, HCPC - Clin. Psych.
Verified Verified
City Centre, Glasgow G2  (Online Only)
I have been a qualified clinical psychologist in the NHS since 2015. I work with children, young people and their families. I am highly skilled at adapting therapy for children / young people, working indirectly with parents and working systemically with families. My training means I am skilled in working with people across the lifespan, from childhood right through adult life. I am very skilled at working therapeutically with adults and primarily focus on working with adults in my private practice. I have experience working with a wide range of mental health concerns, emotional, behavioural and relationship difficulties.
I have been a qualified clinical psychologist in the NHS since 2015. I work with children, young people and their families. I am highly skilled at adapting therapy for children / young people, working indirectly with parents and working systemically with families. My training means I am skilled in working with people across the lifespan, from childhood right through adult life. I am very skilled at working therapeutically with adults and primarily focus on working with adults in my private practice. I have experience working with a wide range of mental health concerns, emotional, behavioural and relationship difficulties.
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Francesca Lo Verso
Counsellor, PMCOSCA
Verified Verified
City Centre, Glasgow G2
Are you tired of wearing a mask and not feeling like yourself around others? You don't have to be alone in this. I will sit alongside you and explore all that heaviness you are carrying together so you can finally put it down. Sometimes, we may not feel like we have control over our lives because of this, and the way we cope (substance or alcohol use, gaming, doom scrolling on social media, etc.) can get in the way of having connections and being who we really are in them. Counselling with me can support you in exploring these patterns, too, so you can live a more fulfilling, connecting life by being yourself.
Are you tired of wearing a mask and not feeling like yourself around others? You don't have to be alone in this. I will sit alongside you and explore all that heaviness you are carrying together so you can finally put it down. Sometimes, we may not feel like we have control over our lives because of this, and the way we cope (substance or alcohol use, gaming, doom scrolling on social media, etc.) can get in the way of having connections and being who we really are in them. Counselling with me can support you in exploring these patterns, too, so you can live a more fulfilling, connecting life by being yourself.
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Dr Michelle Kitson
Psychologist, PsychD, HCPC - Clin. Psych.
Verified Verified
City Centre, Glasgow G2  (Online Only)
I am an experienced Clinical Psychologist who can provide high quality evidence based psychological assessment and treatment for a range of mental health difficulties. I have over a decade of clinical experience and continue to hold senior positions within NHS mental health services. I have specialised in supporting individuals affected by trauma and adverse events across their lives. I also have extensive experience in working with people affected by anxiety disorders such as OCD; generalised anxiety; panic attacks and phobias; social anxiety and fears around health.
I am an experienced Clinical Psychologist who can provide high quality evidence based psychological assessment and treatment for a range of mental health difficulties. I have over a decade of clinical experience and continue to hold senior positions within NHS mental health services. I have specialised in supporting individuals affected by trauma and adverse events across their lives. I also have extensive experience in working with people affected by anxiety disorders such as OCD; generalised anxiety; panic attacks and phobias; social anxiety and fears around health.
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Gillian Wardhaugh
Counsellor
Verified Verified
2 Endorsed
City Centre, Glasgow G1
I am an integrative Cognitive Behavioural Therapist passionate about helping individuals shape day-to-day struggles into a happier, calmer, more fulfilling life. I can provide CBT therapy while keeping your needs at the forefront of our treatment plan, including using creative ways to adapt traditional therapies for neurodiverse clients who may struggle with traditional CBT therapy structures, completing homework or attending sessions. Therapy sessions offer a calm, non-judgmental atmosphere where you're in control of your healing journey and together, we'll develop a customised plan based on what matters most to you.
I am an integrative Cognitive Behavioural Therapist passionate about helping individuals shape day-to-day struggles into a happier, calmer, more fulfilling life. I can provide CBT therapy while keeping your needs at the forefront of our treatment plan, including using creative ways to adapt traditional therapies for neurodiverse clients who may struggle with traditional CBT therapy structures, completing homework or attending sessions. Therapy sessions offer a calm, non-judgmental atmosphere where you're in control of your healing journey and together, we'll develop a customised plan based on what matters most to you.
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Dawn McGuire
Verified Verified
2 Endorsed
City Centre, Glasgow G2
Each one of us has times in life when we feel uncertain of how to move forward. Perhaps you’ve noticed yourself getting stuck in unhelpful patterns or cycles of behaviour and you’re finding it hard to see a way out? Or you’re experiencing difficult feelings that are getting in the way of living a more fulfilled, contented life? I work with clients to help make sense of the challenges that have brought them to therapy. I work with a wide range of issues including Self-Esteem, Depressions, Anxiety Disorders, PTSD, Stress, Bereavement and many more.
Each one of us has times in life when we feel uncertain of how to move forward. Perhaps you’ve noticed yourself getting stuck in unhelpful patterns or cycles of behaviour and you’re finding it hard to see a way out? Or you’re experiencing difficult feelings that are getting in the way of living a more fulfilled, contented life? I work with clients to help make sense of the challenges that have brought them to therapy. I work with a wide range of issues including Self-Esteem, Depressions, Anxiety Disorders, PTSD, Stress, Bereavement and many more.
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Deborah Lennox
Verified Verified
City Centre, Glasgow G4
I'm Debbie, a qualified Cognitive Behavioural Therapist, based in Glasgow. With over 20 years of career experience, my background includes CBT therapy and offering support to individuals and families dealing with a variety of problems and issues. CBT is a talking therapy & a powerful support intervention to help manage problems by exploring & addressing the interconnection between thoughts, behaviours, & emotions. By breaking down overwhelming issues into manageable parts, CBT guides individuals in transforming negative thought patterns, into more positive ones, to help improve how you think & feel
I'm Debbie, a qualified Cognitive Behavioural Therapist, based in Glasgow. With over 20 years of career experience, my background includes CBT therapy and offering support to individuals and families dealing with a variety of problems and issues. CBT is a talking therapy & a powerful support intervention to help manage problems by exploring & addressing the interconnection between thoughts, behaviours, & emotions. By breaking down overwhelming issues into manageable parts, CBT guides individuals in transforming negative thought patterns, into more positive ones, to help improve how you think & feel
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Yue Wu
Psychotherapist, MSc, MBACP
Verified Verified
City Centre, Glasgow G2
Clients (18+) work with me on a variety of issues, including relationships, stress, self-esteem, anxiety, depression, trauma, loss and grief. I use a person-centred approach in therapy. This allows you to explore your thoughts and inner feelings in a safe, caring, and supportive environment, and at your own pace. My therapeutic style is gentle and non-judgemental. I endeavour to offer a space that enables you to feel accepted, nurtured, and supported. I’m interested in you as a whole person. I not only listen to your difficulties, but also to your interests and aspirations, facilitating a holistic view of what may be of help to you.
Clients (18+) work with me on a variety of issues, including relationships, stress, self-esteem, anxiety, depression, trauma, loss and grief. I use a person-centred approach in therapy. This allows you to explore your thoughts and inner feelings in a safe, caring, and supportive environment, and at your own pace. My therapeutic style is gentle and non-judgemental. I endeavour to offer a space that enables you to feel accepted, nurtured, and supported. I’m interested in you as a whole person. I not only listen to your difficulties, but also to your interests and aspirations, facilitating a holistic view of what may be of help to you.
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Sisto Counselling & Psychotherapy Services
Psychotherapist, MCOSCA Accred
Verified Verified
City Centre, Glasgow G2
It’s normal, at some point, to get stuck, or to struggle facing life's challenges. Sometimes we know exactly what’s wrong but at other times we might just have a nagging sense that something isn’t quite right. Therapy can help by supporting you to explore the roots of your distress, understand more clearly what’s keeping you stuck, and create new ways to think about yourself and your relationship roles and patterns. By uncovering the obstacles holding you back, you can learn to problem-solve, make better choices, practise healthier coping strategies, and turn your goals into realities to find a greater sense of peace and fulfilment.
It’s normal, at some point, to get stuck, or to struggle facing life's challenges. Sometimes we know exactly what’s wrong but at other times we might just have a nagging sense that something isn’t quite right. Therapy can help by supporting you to explore the roots of your distress, understand more clearly what’s keeping you stuck, and create new ways to think about yourself and your relationship roles and patterns. By uncovering the obstacles holding you back, you can learn to problem-solve, make better choices, practise healthier coping strategies, and turn your goals into realities to find a greater sense of peace and fulfilment.
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How does your Counsellor compare?

Number of Counsellors in City Centre, Glasgow

100+

Average cost per session

£60

Counsellors in City Centre, Glasgow who prioritize treating:

91% Anxiety
89% Self Esteem
86% Depression
85% Stress
75% Relationship Issues
66% Coping Skills
64% Trauma and PTSD

Average years in practice

8 Years

Top 3 insurances accepted

68% Aviva
58% AXA PPP
58% Vitality

How Counsellors in City Centre, Glasgow see their clients

76% In Person and Online
24% Online Only

Gender breakdown

77% Female
22% Male
1% Non-Binary
FAQs - About Therapy and Counselling

How can I find a therapist in City Centre, Glasgow?

Search for nearby therapists or counsellors by inputting your city, postcode, or a provider’s name into the search bar. From there, you can filter providers by the issues they treat, cost, insurance, gender, and other factors to find providers who are well-suited to your needs. To navigate between locations within the same country, enter a new city or postcode into the search bar.

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Is everyone in the Psychology Today Therapy Directory a licensed therapist?

Counsellors and Psychotherapists listed in the directory are members of the main professional associations, mainly the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and the UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP). Most Psychologists in the directory are accredited members of the British Psychological Society (BPS) and/or are registered in the Health and Care Professions Council (HPCP).

Providers whose professional membership or primary credential has been verified by Psychology Today are signified by a “Verified” symbol. Given that professional memberships are not a statutory requirement for psychotherapists and counsellors in the UK, certain qualified professionals or organisations may choose not to maintain such memberships despite possessing the necessary qualifications. They may be selectively included without the “Verified” seal.

What’s the difference between a psychologist, a therapist, and a counsellor?

Counsellors, psychotherapists and psychologists can all provide counselling or talking therapy and have credentials and experience that enable them to do so in the UK. Psychologists have earned a degree in psychology and many are members of the British Psychological Society (BPS) and have completed a postgraduate qualification in a specialism. Counsellors and Psychotherapists are not required to have a psychology degree, but to belong to a professional organisation such as the BACP or UKCP, they are required to have completed a training course as well as clinical and supervision hours.

What type of therapy is right for me?

The type of therapy best suited to a particular individual depends on several factors, including their primary reason for seeking therapy, their preferred timeline (some therapy types last for a set number of sessions, while others are open-ended), and their personality and preferences—some may prefer a more structured approach. For many individuals, multiple types of therapy could provide a good fit.

How much does therapy cost?

The cost of therapy depends on a number of variables, including location and the therapist’s experience and training. On average, a therapy session in the UK could be between £30 - £60 when seeing a counsellor and £60 - £150 and up when seeing a clinical psychologist. If you have private insurance, your plan may cover some if not all of your sessions. You should contact your insurance provider to determine if they provide coverage for therapy sessions and to determine what, if any, requirements they might have in order for your sessions to be covered, such as a referral from your GP or medical specialist.

What are more affordable or low cost therapy solutions?

Many therapists offer sliding scale payments, usually on a limited number of slots, which consists in an agreement between the therapist and a client to pay a reduced rate. Therapists who provide such arrangements often consider the client's income or ability to pay, but the extent of the discount is ultimately at the therapist's discretion. Furthermore, while group therapy may have different goals and benefits compared to individual therapy, it can be a more affordable solution to address certain types of issues.

If you are struggling to access therapy due to budget constraints, you could also consider public funded mental health services. The NHS Talking therapies programme offers free of charge counselling for common mental health problems like anxiety and depression. The service is available to anyone registered with a GP, though you do not necessarily need to be referred by your GP and can refer yourself directly to a Talking therapies service. The service will provide different solutions, including group and individual therapy, for a limited number of sessions which are generally up to six.

Is online therapy cheaper than in-person therapy?

Many therapists charge the same amount for online therapy as they do for in-person therapy—though clients may still find this cost-effective if it cuts down on their transportation costs. Health insurance plans often offer equivalent coverage for online and in-person therapy; indeed, in many places, they are legally required to do so. Text-based or on-demand therapy apps may be cheaper than traditional one-on-one psychotherapy; however, the practice may be less effective and is not likely to be covered by insurance.

Is online therapy a good option?

Therapy conducted online can be just as effective as in-person therapy, as long as there is a strong alliance between the client and the therapist. To find a therapist who provides telehealth services to clients in your area, click “Online Therapy” on the directory homepage and search by your city or town or your postcode.

Are therapy sessions confidential?

Therapists who are part of a professional organisation such as the BACP, the UKCP, or BPS are bound by an ethical framework that requires them to uphold a confidentiality agreement. Confidentiality is a crucial part of the therapeutic relationship and only under specific circumstances, such as when there has been participation in a criminal act or act of terror, or if there is potential or known harm to the client or others, will a therapist be obligated to break the agreement. These exceptions to the confidentiality agreement are usually discussed during the initial consultation.