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.  

We recommend that you check counsellors are on the BACP (or other) register.


 (Click on the name of the counsellor to see full details)

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Gender: Male

Postcode: TN21 9HH
Brief description: Counsellor & Psychotherapist, Personal & Professional Coach based near Heathfield, East Sussex.
Qualification: PostGrad CTRT Counsellor Certificate, European Certificate of Psychotherapy (ECP)
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Gender: Male

Postcode: BN7 1BE
Brief description: As a BACP registered counsellor, based in Lewes, I want to get to know the person you are now, and help guide you on your journey to becoming the person you want to be.
Qualification: BA Hons, PG Dip Humanistic Psychotherapeutic Counselling
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Gender: Male

Postcode: BN3 2BB
Brief description: Counsellor working with individuals in Brighton & Hove, and East Sussex areas.
specialism: LGBT, sexuality & gender, addiction, alcohol & substance use, relationships, depression, anxiety, disordered eating, young people & adults.
Qualification: FdSc Person-Centred Counselling
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Gender: Female

Postcode: BN10
Brief description: I am a compassionate, experienced and registered psychotherapist with over 10 years experience in offering therapy in the NHS and Wellbeing services.I adopt a whole-person approach to my work.
specialism: Adult mental health and wellbeing: Low mood, depression, worry, anxiety, panic, relationship issues, Loss, trauma and grief
Qualification: Masters Integrative Psychotherapy, Cybertherapy Certificate, Counselling for Depression


Postcode: BN7 2HY
Brief description: Over 20 years experience working therapeutically with adults and young people. Tutor on IATE Adult Psychotherapy MA.
Qualification: Advanced Diploma in Counselling. Certificate in the Therapeutic and Educational Application of the Arts. MA in Integrative Arts Psychotherapy. Cascade Diploma in Counselling & Psychotherapy Supervisio

Gender: Female

Postcode: RH9 8DY
Brief description: Counsellor working with Individual Adults, Children and Young People based in Godstone, Surrey.
specialism: Children and Young People
Qualification: BA (Hons)
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Gender: Female

Postcode: BN14
Brief description: Offering counselling and/or coaching to help you find calm and meaning
specialism: Life transitions and changes, aging, living with or after cancer, identity, belonging, loss, grief, depression, anxiety, ill-health, work issues, bullying, relationships
Qualification: Advanced Diploma in Integrative Counselling and Therapy, MSFTR (Coaching Certificate), Qualification in Careers Guidance, PGCE, BA Hons in Psychology/Philosophy
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Postcode: BN1 6JP
Brief description: I've been counselling since 2004 and I also teach counselling skills at Varndean College. My practice is near Fiveways.
Qualification: Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling from Brighton University
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Gender: Male

Postcode: BN21 4PN
Brief description: If you want to look at any difficulties you are facing and need help making changes to find a more satisfying way of living,please contact me.I work from quiet, private rooms in Eastbourne town center
Qualification: Diploma in Counselling, Wealden Psychology Institute, 2011
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Postcode: BN2 1RD (Brighton) BN3 2BB (Hove)
Brief description: Humanistic psychotherapeutic counselling for individuals aged 18+.
specialism: Extensive experience working in recovery and trauma-informed mental health services. Advocate of the benefits of self-empowerment and self-compassion to wellbeing.
Qualification: PGDip Humanistic Psychotherapeutic Counselling.


Postcode: BN2 8QS
Brief description: 23 years with the NHS; Private Practice in Brighton; Employee Assistance Programmes, CRB Checked
Qualification: Advanced Dip Counselling - 1993; TA 101 - 1994 - RSA Cert. Counselling Skills 1990.


Postcode: RH12 1EU
specialism: Adults with mental health issues and Adults with Learning Disabilities. Asseessment and Intervention for complex psychological issues.
Qualification: DCounsPsych Doctorate in Counselling Psychology PPDipCounsPsych- Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling Psychology MSc Counselling Psychology BSc (hons) Psychology
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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;