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What is counselling?
Counselling or “talking therapy” is for anyone who’s going through
a bad time or who has emotional problems they can’t sort out on their own. Research shows that talking therapies can help people in all sorts of situations.
Our counselling service will provide you an opportunity to talk one-
Counselling sessions last 50 -
We offer counselling either from our offices in Old Trafford or from an outreach venue closer to your home where possible. In some cases, we will provide home-
All our work is strictly confidential except in circumstances where the counsellor feels there is serious risk of harm to yourself and others; in such circumstances you will be notified in advance.
The cost of our service is £40 per session however we do not want to turn away anyone who cannot pay the full cost. We are therefore offering a low cost counselling service which takes account of your household income. Some people maybe eligible for a limited free counselling service which will be determined after we receive your completed referral form.
How to apply
Individuals who wish to use our service must apply by completing our Referral Form. This can be done over the phone or via email. Alternatively you may be referred by your doctor, a health professional or a friend who can send us a completed Referral Form on your behalf.
* you may be asked to provide proof of your income