Long Term, Low Cost Counselling Services

GP Surgery

Many GP Surgeries employ their own counsellors. Your GP can also refer you to counselling/psychotherapy services within the NHS and provide urgent medical/psychiatric attention and referral.

Phoenix Counselling and Psychotherapy Service   

12-52 psychotherapy and counselling sessions for individuals and groups – everyone welcome. 

Address: 1-3 Hanworth Road, Feltham, TW13        

Telephone: 0208 890 3133    

Email: www.phoenixcounselling.org/contact/

Website: www.phoenixcounselling.org

Opening hours: Monday-Friday 10am-9pm, Saturday 10am-1pm

Cost: Sliding scale of fees. £8-15 for those on benefits, in full-time education or low pension income.

£18-28 for others. For relationship counselling £15-30 for those on benefits and £40-60 for others.

How to refer Self-referral

Ealing Abbey Counselling Service

Individual counselling for clients aged 18+. Limited psychosexual/relationship counselling service to couples.  4-session Anger Management workshops.

Address:  1A Montpelier Avenue, Ealing, W5 2XP   

Telephone: 0208 998 3361    

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.eacs.org.uk/index.shtml

Opening hours: Counselling is offered Monday to Friday 8.00am - 9.00pm and Saturday morning

Cost: Initial assessment = contribution of £20 or £10 for those relying solely on benefits as their source of income.

Counselling sessions = a weekly contribution based on the sliding scale £5-£35.
Courses- £100 for full course (enquire if unemployed)

How to refer: Self-referral

Metanoia Counselling and Psychotherapy Service 

Up to six months of counselling is offered with trainee practitioners.

Address: 13 North Common Road, Ealing, W5 2QB and  13 Gunnersbury Avenue, Ealing, W5 3XD  

Telephone: 020 8579 2505 

Email: [email protected]             

Website: www.metanoiatherapists.co.uk/

Opening hours: Monday to Friday 9.30am-9.30pm

Cost: £5 - £25 per session, according to circumstances and time of appointment.

How to refer: Self-referral on 020 8832 3080 or 020 8579 2505

The Minster Centre

Integrative psychotherapy and counselling service provided by senior trainees of the Minster Centre.

Address: 20 Lonsdale Road, Queen's Park, NW6 6RD    

Telephone: 020 7644 6242    

Email: [email protected]  

Website: www.minstercentre.ac.uk/therapy/ 

Cost: £5 - £35 depending on circumstances. The assessment is £15.00

How to refer:  Self-referral by email or telephone.


UKCP are the leading organisation for the education, training, accreditation and regulation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors in the UK. Use this link to find a qualified therapist near you.

Website: https://www.psychotherapy.org.uk/find-a-therapist/

Private Counselling

Website: www.psychologytoday.com/gb

Website: www.itsgoodtotalk.org.uk/therapists

Website: www.southeastlondoncounselling.org.uk/lowcost.htm

Website: www.counselling-directory.org.uk

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