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Student Advice and Wellbeing

Finding an External Counsellor

Your Doctor

Many GPs now employ their own counsellors. Your GP can also refer you to counselling / psychotherapy services within the NHS and provide urgent medical/psychiatric attention and referral

BACP

Follow the Find a Therapist Link to find counsellors/counselling organizations in your area.

AGIP Fairbridge Clinic

Trainees and graduates offering low cost psychoanalytic psychotherapy (fees £5 - £15). You will normally be expected to attend the Clinic twice weekly for a minimum of two years.

Arbours Association

Low cost individual and group psychotherapy for students and those on low income/benefits.

The Association of Jungian Analysts

Network of trainees and graduates offering reduced fee Jungian analysis( 3 times a week).

BAP

British Association of Psychotherapists. Trainees and graduates offering low cost and full fee Jungian and Psychoanalytic psychotherapy. Three times a week for reduced fee scheme.

Brandon Centre

Counselling and psychotherapy for young people aged 12 to 21, regardless of address. No charge. 

CPPD (UK) Ltd Counselling School

Trainees and graduates offering low cost counselling/psychotherapy.

The Dru

Counselling and psychotherapy for young people (12-21 years) living, working or studying in South Islington. No charge

Ealing Abbey Counselling Service
  • 020 8862 2164

Sliding scale according to income

The Guild of Psychotherapists

Trainees and graduates offering reduced fee analytic psychotherapy (1-3 times/week). Low fee clinic available to residents of Lambeth, Lewisham and Southwark.

The Havens 

Anyone in London who has been raped or sexually assaulted can come to The Haven. Women, men and children can all attend.Trained, experienced professionals can give you medical help and advice, counselling, practical and emotional support

Highbury Counselling and Therapy Centre
  • 020 7704 0444

Trainees and graduates on placement offering very low cost counselling/psychotherapy. Charges based on contribution.

Highgate Counselling Centre
  • 020 8883 5427

Low cost individual, group, couple and family counselling, 21 years old +.

Inner City Centre

Low cost individual, couple and group counselling/psychotherapy

Institute for Arts in Therapy and Education

Trainees and graduates offering low cost and full fee integrative arts psychotherapy.

Institute of Group Analysis

Network of group analysts offering group psychotherapy.

Institute Of Psychosynthesis

Network of trainees and graduates offering low cost and full fee counselling/psychotherapy.

I.P.S.S
The Lincoln

Trainees and graduates offering low cost and full fee analytical psychotherapy (3 times a week) - Admin office: 020 7978 1545, reduced fee counselling: 020 8691 0980

London Centre for Psychotherapy

Network of trainees and graduates offering low cost and full fee analytical psychotherapy (2 or 3 times a week)

Metanoia

Trainees and graduates offering low cost and full fee counselling/psychotherapy.

Mind

Many local branches provide free or very low cost counselling. Ring to find counselling provision in your area.

The number for the referrals service is 020 7644 6242 (Amabel Sutters) website http://www.minstercentre.org.uk/

Trainees and graduates offering low cost and full fee short and long term psychotherapy.

Pychosynthesis & Education Trust

Trainees and graduates offering low cost and full fee counselling/psychotherapy

Relationship Counselling for London

Counselling for couples and individuals having difficulties in their relationships. Payment by contribution on an sliding scale, negotiable

The Stress Project
  • 020 7700 3938

Low cost counselling and complementary therapies for people experiencing mental health problems and living in Islington. Referral is via a Health Professional

Tavistock (YPCS)

Young People’s Consultation Service. Free, confidential counselling within NHS for 16-30 year olds (up to 4 sessions). Self referral only, by appointment. See website for other services provided.

W.P.F.

Provides affordable psychodynamic counselling, psychotherapy and group therapy