Counselling Services

The following are counselling services that are free or low cost:

Waterloo Community Counselling

Low-cost counselling on sliding scale according to income, from £10 per session. Free multi-ethnic counselling in a range of languages for refugees and asylum-seekers and members of BME communities

Address: Barley Mow Clinic, Frazier Street, London SE1 7BD
Phone: 020 7928 3462

Faces in Focus

Young people’s counselling service for 11-25 year olds and mainly live, study or work in Southwark or Lambeth. There is a sliding scale for sessional fees according to income and personal circumstances, usually with a minimum fee of £5. The counselling service is also available to parents/carers of clients.

Address: 102 Harper Road, London SE1 6AQ
Phone: 020 7403 2444

Inner City Centre

Low cost counselling/psychotherapy in the City and throughout London

Phone: 020 7247 1589


Relationship counselling from local centres in various locations including London Bridge, Croydon, Westminster and Bromley

Phone: 0300 100 1234

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Psychosynthesis Trust

Sessions cost between £10 and £20 depending on what you can afford. There is a £20 assessment fee payable on application. Counselling takes place with a trainee in their 2nd or 3rd year of training, who is supervised by an experienced clinical supervisor. To support your therapy, the counselling service manager will establish your suitability for working with a trainee

Address: 92-94 Tooley Street, London Bridge, London SE1 2TH
Phone: 020 7403 7814

Guild of Psychotherapists

Low cost counselling. The cost of the initial consultation is £35. There is a sliding scale for sessional fees according to income and personal circumstances, with a minimum fee of £5.

Address: 47 Nelson Square, Blackfriars Road, London SE1 0QA
Phone: 020 7401 3260
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