David Wakely, M.A. UKCP reg.
Counselling and psychotherapy

12th July 2024 
Counselling and psychotherapy
My approach
Qualifications and experience
Contact and fees

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a) Professional registration bodies

United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy

British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy

- these are the two major registration bodies in the United Kingdom for psychotherapists and counsellors. Both of them carry directories of registered practitioners.

College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists

UK Association for Humanistic Psychology Practitioners

British Psychoanalytic Council

British Association for Behavioural & Cognitive Psychotherapies

- registration bodies for more specific therapy modalities.

b) Other directories

Counselling Directory

- a large commercial directory of counsellors and psychotherapists.

Bristol Mind - mental health resources

Bristol Mind - groups

Bristol Mind - help in a crisis

- these three pages on Bristol Mind's website contain links to low-cost or free counselling services, various local support groups and help in a crisis.

c) LGBT resources

Pink Therapy

LGBT Bristol