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Due to the COVID-19 situation, some of the organisations listed on this site have posted service updates and will continue doing so. Many phone lines and websites are still available, however some contact details may have changed. Try the organisation's own website if you're having difficulty getting through.

If you have any queries, please email us at dos@reading.gov.uk or fis@reading.gov.uk

Reading Counsellors

Reading Counsellors is a fellowship of therapeutic counsellors who share a deep-seated commitment to raising our community's mental health, one client at a time.  We work from a number of locations in and around Reading, and we try to be as accessible as possible in terms of both travel and cost.

As counsellors, our role is to support you as you explore difficult emotions and situations, and to help you understand why you feel, think and behave the way you do.

We don't give advice; there's no telling you what to do or how to live your life.  Instead, we try to help you reach your own conclusions, your own decisions, and in so doing help you have control of your own existence.  This can often mean making changes in life, and we will aid you in making those changes.

All our counsellors are experienced professionals who offer safe, nonjudgmental environments in which you can learn to be who you truly are. 

Who to contact

Contact Name
Reading Counsellors
Telephone
07981 841 516
E-mail
enquiries@readingcounsellors.co.uk
Website
https://readingcounsellors.co.uk/

Other Details

Costs

Is there a charge for
using this service?
Yes
Details
We currently operate a two-tier fee structure. Our standard rate is £30 per fifty-minute session. If, however, you can demonstrate that you receive certain benefits (e.g. Jobseeker's Allowance, Pension Credit, Carer's Allowance, Personal Independence Payment), this is reduced to £20 per session. Please feel free to get in touch with any queries, or discuss the issue with your counsellor. Whichever rate applies to you, all fees must be paid in advance. We accept cash or cheque. We can also accept payment via Paypal, but these transactions will be an additional £5.

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.