I have collated a list of external website links for you as an addition resource - these are a range of organisations and charities that aim to provide help and support to people with varied issues.

Professional Organisations that I am a member of:

bacp.co.uk  -  British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy

aft.org.uk   -  Association for Systemic Practice and Family Therapy

basw.co.uk  -  British Association of Social Workers

hcpc-uk.org  -  Health & Care Professions Council 

Finding the right Counsellor: 



Other Organisations:  which may be helpful

www.samaritans.org  – 24 hour service offering confidential emotional support for people who are experiencing feelings of distress, despair or suicidal thoughts.

www.relate.org.uk – Offers Counselling, and relationship education and support.

www.mind.org.uk – Information on mental health issues, including how to get help.

www.womensaid.org.uk  –  National charity working with domestic violence against women and children.

www.mensadviceline.org.uk – Advice and support for men in abusive relationships

www.nspcc.org.uk  – National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children is the UK’s leading charity specialising in child protection

www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk  – AA is a support group who help others to recover from alcoholism.

www.al-anonuk.org.uk  – Al-Anon provides support to anyone affected by someone else’s drinking

www.talktofrank.com  -A service to give information about drugs and offer online support