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'My counsellor listened to me, now I'm more confident'
Watch Ryan, 14, talk about how counselling helped him after his friend died
'Counselling allows you to reach that lightbulb moment.'
Jake, 17, visited his school counsellor for help when everything got too much for him
'If I hadn’t had counselling I wouldn’t have got through my GCSEs'
Zach talks about how counselling helped him cope after his dad died
AGM 2020 voting open
We’re inviting members to vote on the member motions and resolutions. Voting closes at 5pm on 17 October.
Counselling people with dementia resources on World Alzheimer's Day
To mark World Alzheimer's Day, we've brought together resources and articles related to counselling people with dementia
New research exploring counselling people with dementia
Our members in Scotland with experience of working with clients with dementia are invited to take part
The big issue: Black matters
Open article: We need to talk about race. But how? And what is stopping us? Black and Asian counsellors talk about race and the profession, and what needs to change. Therapy Today, September 2020
Oaks from acorns: the early days of a student counselling pioneer
Open article: As we celebrate 50 years of the Association for Student Counselling (ASC), Rita Mintz and Mark Fudge pay tribute to the impact of early trailblazers, and in particular to Audrey Newsome, who laid the foundations for our work today. University and College Counselling, September 2020
Woke: emerging from the dream
The impetus for change is calling to white people to educate themselves and understand and address their privilege. Private Practice, September 2020
Ethical Framework for the Counselling Professions
The full Ethical Framework with additional resources, videos and FAQs. All members commit to complying with the Ethical Framework as part of their terms and conditions of membership.
Information, resources and support to help you make ethical decisions and implement ethical practice.
How we uphold high standards of proficiency and ethical practice within the counselling professions.