You can search for a Counsellor by their services, approach, specialisation, location, accreditation, male or female counsellor etc.

Inclusion here is by agreement of Sussex Counselling and Psychotherapy Committee (SCAP) but does not necessarily imply approval or endorsement by us. Whilst reasonable care has been taken to ensure that the details given are accurate, we do not accept responsibility for these services offered, and the Committee reserve the right to remove or refuse to include a service.  

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Gender: Male

Postcode: BN3
Brief description: Counsellor working in Hove with individuals aged over 18.
specialism: spiritual problems or crises, anxiety, depression, panic attacks, bereavement, existential crises and relationship difficulties.
Qualification: Postgraduate Diploma in Psychodynamic Psychotherapeutic Counselling.
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Gender: Female

Postcode: BN3
Brief description: Humanistic Counsellor, offering individual counselling in the Brighton area
specialism: young people (16+), depression, anxiety, loss/bereavement, relationships with food/eating, trauma, addictions
Qualification: Post-Graduate Diploma in Humanistic Psychotherapeutic Counselling

Brief description: 34 years experience. I am a Fellow of BACP and have been on the general management Committee. Former Sussex Counselling chair.
specialism: British Pregnancy Advisory Service Termination and Fertility, 1988 onwards; Cert and Adv Cert Marriage Guidance (Related, 1982; short courses Humanistic, TA, Gestalt, 1976 onwards;
Qualification: British Pregnancy Advisory Service Termination and Fertility, 1988 onwards; Cert and Adv Cert Marriage Guidance (Related, 1982; short courses Humanistic, TA, Gestalt, 1976 onwards;

Brief description: Creative Therapy and Supervision. Offering a choice of working therapeutically with sand play, guided imagery, sub-personalities, puppetry, symbols and images, drawing and dialogue.
Qualification: Dip Psychosynthesis Counselling & Therapy. PET 1990 Adv Dip Psychosynthesis Psychotherapy. PET 1996 Dip Counselling Supervision. Cascade 1996 Cert Contextual Couple Counselling. ReVision 2003

Postcode: BN3 6FD
Brief description: I have 29 years experience and am a senior accredited counsellor/psychotherapist BACP. I speak English and French I offer one-to-one, couple therapy, sex therapy and clinical supervision.
specialism: commonly presented issues: anxiety, panic attacks, depression, all forms of abuse - including sexual, relationship difficulties, sexual concerns
Qualification: Cert.Analytical Body-psychotherapy 1991; Dip. Counselling Haley College 1993; Cert.Advanced Studies Psychosexual Counselling & Therapy, 2000; Clinical Supervision, Sussex University 2001
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Gender: Male

Postcode: PO19 7DN
Brief description: An experienced counsellor working with individuals and couples in central Chichester. Appointments can also provided in Bognor Regis.
specialism: I offer support to individuals and couples on a wide range of difficult personal issues including anxiety, depression, panic and confidence issues.
Qualification: Dip Counselling.

Gender: Female

Postcode: BN3 5DQ
Brief description: Experienced counsellor and supervisor working with individuals and couples in Hove and Ringmer, East Sussex
specialism: Anxiety, depression, alcohol and addiction, relationships, work issues
Qualification: BSc (Hons), Experimental Psychology. PG Dip. Psychotherapeutic Counselling. Dip. Substance Misuse Interventions. Dip. Supervision individuals and Groups.

Gender: Male

Postcode: BN7 1PF
Brief description: Counsellor/Focusing Therapist working with individuals and couples based in Lewes, East Sussex'
specialism: I work with adults, young people, and couples
Qualification: Foundation Degree in Person Centred Counselling (with distinction) Brighton University;Post graduate Certificate in Focusing Orienated therapy (UEA)

Gender: female pronouns she/her

Postcode: BN1 7JJ
Brief description: LGBTQ+ Affirmative counsellor based in Brighton and Hove.
specialism: LGBTQ+ issues GSRD Trans Identity Transitions Social Isolation Depression Anxiety
Qualification: Post graduate Diploma in Humanistic Psychotherapeutic Counselling

Postcode: RH18 5HQ
Brief description: I am here to offer you a place to talk about difficulties you may be having in your life and to help you to gain insight and understanding that can lead to a more positive sense of yourself.
Qualification: Advanced Diploma Integrative Psychotherapy MA Psychotherapy and Counselling Diploma Transformative Arts in Therapy Diploma Counselling and Breathwork Therapy Bsc (hons) Management Studies
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Gender: f

Postcode: RH12
Brief description: Counsellor working with self-referred and EAP clients from a peaceful home office
specialism: Anxiety and stress, bereavement and loss.
Qualification: BACP Accred Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling, Diploma in Supervision, Post-grad Cert in Supervision and Consultation

Postcode: BN2 9SH
Brief description: Humanistic and Integrative Counselling and Therapy in Brighton First Session Free "I understand who I am so much more now - and not only that but how I can be who I want to be for the future. I am
specialism: Additional qualifications: Voice Dialogue Facilitator Training (2009); Cruse (bereavement); TA 101; Life Coaching Cert; attended masterclasses with John Rowan. Over 15 years’ experience.
Qualification: MA Couns, 2001; PG Dip Couns, 1998; Primary Cert CBT, 2006, Specialist training in primary care counselling (Tavistock Clinic), 2006; Voice Dialogue Facilitator Training; PTLLS (adult education), 2010
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Postcode: BN1
Brief description: Ran Certificate and Diploma in Counselling courses for 15 years National tutor: practical and advanced counselling with Lighthouse
Qualification: MSc (psych); Dip. PE; C&G; Dip. Couns., NNEB
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Postcode: BN3 3EB
Brief description: Clients come to me with many different problems, such as relationship issues, anxiety, depression, trauma and loss being just a few. I have by now had many years of supervised practice.
Qualification: MBACP accredited counsellor/psychotherapist. Diploma in psychodynamic supervision of counselling, diploma in counselling, certificate in gestalt therapy, certificate in psychodynamic therapy, BA hons
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Gender: Female

Postcode: BN2
Brief description: I am a psychotherapeutic counsellor providing 1:1 short, medium, or long-term counselling in Brighton & Hove and Lewes.
specialism: Life transitions; Trans, non-binary and fluctuating gender identity; Intimacy and sexuality; Suicidal thoughts and feelings; Diversity of relationship models
Qualification: PgDip Humanistic Psychotherapeutic Counselling. BA (Hons)