Trainee Counsellers

Low Cost Counselling

In order to make counselling more accessible and affordable to our community, Encompass Counselling is able to offer reduced fee counselling sessions with volunteer trainee counsellors, at its office location in Sleaford.

Trainee counsellors go through a rigorous application process. All trainee counsellors at Encompass Counselling are training in humanistic counselling models, are student members of professional counselling bodies, all in professional training with appropriate insurance and work under supervision. Counselling sessions can be offered long or short therapy with fees ranging from £10 to £30, depending on your financial situation.

Please call or email Claire Blackburn for further details.

Volunteer Counselling Placements

Encompass Counselling offers the unique opportunity for students counsellors to gain valuable learning and experience within an established private practice, where ethics are core to the delivery of good practice. You can gain knowledge and insight into the day to day running of a private practice, you can develop your understanding of relevant laws, ethics, data protection and admin needed to run an ethical, lawful and effective practice. Knowledge you may chose to carry forward into your own private practice once qualified. Alongside this you will have the opportunity to provide therapeutic services to the local community whilst working towards your qualification or accreditation.

Placements opportunities with Encompass Counselling provide volunteer trainee counsellors with monthly group supervision, continual professional development opportunities and the relevant professional insurances.

If you would like to apply for a placement please contact Claire Blackburn for further details
and an application form.