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.  

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Gender: Female

Postcode: BN3 6FD
Brief description: I have 32 years experience and am a senior accredited counsellor/psychotherapist BACP. I speak English and French I offer one-to-one, couple therapy, sex therapy and clinical supervision.
specialism: commonly presented issues: anxiety, panic attacks, depression, all forms of abuse - including sexual, relationship difficulties, sexual concerns
Qualification: Cert.Analytical Body-psychotherapy 1991; Dip. Counselling Haley College 1993; Cert.Advanced Studies Psychosexual Counselling & Therapy, 2000; Clinical Supervision, Sussex University 2001
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Gender: Male

Postcode: PO19 7DN
Brief description: An experienced counsellor working with individuals and couples in central Chichester. Appointments can also provided in Bognor Regis.
specialism: I offer support to individuals and couples on a wide range of difficult personal issues including anxiety, depression, panic and confidence issues.
Qualification: Dip Counselling.

Gender: Male

Postcode: BN7 1PF
Brief description: Counsellor/Focusing Therapist working with individuals and couples based in Lewes, East Sussex'
specialism: I work with adults, young people, and couples
Qualification: Foundation Degree in Person Centred Counselling (with distinction) Brighton University;Post graduate Certificate in Focusing Orienated therapy (UEA)

Gender: female (pronouns she/her)

Postcode: BN3 2DJ
Brief description: LGBTQ+ identified counsellor based in Brighton and Hove.
specialism: Academic Stress LGBTQ+ affirmative therapy Feminist theory Transitions Social Isolation Depression Generalised Anxiety Disorder Suicide Bereavement Relationship Difficulties
Qualification: Post graduate Diploma in Humanistic Psychotherapeutic Counselling
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Gender: Female

Postcode: PO19 3DX
Brief description: Psychotherapist working with adult individuals, groups and couples in Chichester, West Sussex
Qualification: Master of Science in Psychotherapy 2008 Middlesex University, Dip Psychotherapy, Dip Supervision, Dip Theatre,Cert Overeating and Obesity

Postcode: RH18 5HQ
Brief description: I am now on maternity leave Dec 2019 and unable to take on clients until further notice. Best wishes for seeking alternative support.
Qualification: Advanced Diploma Integrative Psychotherapy MA Psychotherapy and Counselling Diploma Transformative Arts in Therapy Diploma Counselling and Breathwork Therapy Bsc (hons) Management Studies
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Gender: f

Postcode: RH12
Brief description: Counsellor working with self-referred and EAP clients from a peaceful home office
specialism: Anxiety and stress, bereavement and loss.
Qualification: BACP Accred Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling, Diploma in Supervision, Post-grad Cert in Supervision and Consultation

Gender: Female

Postcode: BN12
Brief description: I work with individuals and offer counselling support to those who seek therapeutic help
specialism: Relationship Counselling Anxiety Health Related Concerns Wellness
Qualification: BSc Integrative Counselling

Postcode: BN2 9SH
Brief description: Humanistic and Integrative Counselling and Therapy in Brighton First Session Free "I understand who I am so much more now - and not only that but how I can be who I want to be for the future. I am
specialism: Additional qualifications: Voice Dialogue Facilitator Training (2009); Cruse (bereavement); TA 101; Life Coaching Cert; attended masterclasses with John Rowan. Over 15 years’ experience.
Qualification: MA Couns, 2001; PG Dip Couns, 1998; Primary Cert CBT, 2006, Specialist training in primary care counselling (Tavistock Clinic), 2006; Voice Dialogue Facilitator Training; PTLLS (adult education), 2010
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Postcode: BN1
Brief description: Ran Certificate and Diploma in Counselling courses for 15 years National tutor: practical and advanced counselling with Lighthouse
Qualification: MSc (psych); Dip. PE; C&G; Dip. Couns., NNEB
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Postcode: BN3 3EB
Brief description: Clients come to me with many different problems, such as relationship issues, anxiety, depression, trauma and loss being just a few. I have by now had many years of supervised practice.
Qualification: MBACP accredited counsellor/psychotherapist. Diploma in psychodynamic supervision of counselling, diploma in counselling, certificate in gestalt therapy, certificate in psychodynamic therapy, BA hons

Postcode: BN2 9SH
Brief description: MBACP Registered Senior Accredited,
specialism: Abuse, Addictions, Alcohol and Substance Misuse, Depression, Mental Health Issues, Personal Development Relationships, Stress, Work related Issues
Qualification: Acc Dip Therapeutic Couns, CSM/CCBT Primary Cert CBT, Cert Life Coaching, Training in Substance misuse, Survivors Network, bereavement counselling.
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Gender: Female

Postcode: BN2
Brief description: I am a psychotherapeutic counsellor providing short or longer term counselling in Brighton & Hove, Lewes and online/telephone.
specialism: Depression; Anxiety; Life transitions; Trans, non-binary and fluctuating gender identity; Intimacy and sexuality; Suicidal thoughts and feelings; Diversity of relationship models
Qualification: PgDip Humanistic Psychotherapeutic Counselling. BA (Hons)
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Gender: Female

Postcode: BN2 and BN3
Brief description: I'm an Integrative Counsellor working in general practice in Brighton & Hove.
specialism: Anxiety, depression, domestic violence, abuse and trauma.
Qualification: BA (Hons) Counselling Studies 2013

Gender: Male

Postcode: RH18 5HN
Brief description: I’m a medical doctor, with a long-standing interest in Buddhism and psychology. I have graduated in Core Process Psychotherapy with the Karuna Institute (
specialism: Core Process Psychotherapy combines Western approaches to psychotherapy with the wisdom and awareness of Eastern philosophy, providing a contemplative and psycho-spiritual approach.
Qualification: Dott. Med (Bologna), MSc (LSHTM), MA (Middlesex)