The Beacon Counselling Trust
A registered charity working with young people and adults with mild to moderate mental health issues.
What is the service?
The Beacon Counselling Trust.
What do you do?
The things we provide are: advice and guidance, person centred, CBT, EMDR, EFT, child therapy, couples therapy, hypnotherapy, interpersonal and relationship therapy.
What age group does your service work with?
From 14 years plus.
Do you work with other family members?
Are you limited to working with people from a specific geographical area?
Beacon operates from a central Hub in Liverpool (Townsend Lane, off Queens Drive) that provides a facility that is unique in this area and we have satellite sites across the North West and Wales.
The facility has 10 purposely designed one-to-one rooms, group rooms, training rooms and car parking for over 25 cars. The facility can operate 7 days a week on an extending opening window and can accommodate between 400 and 500 patients per week.
Who would someone ask for in the first instance?
What are your opening times?
Can you be contacted out-of-hours?
Do you have appointments outside working hours?
Do you have drop-in facilities?
Where do you see young people?
Do you take referrals directly from children/young people, parents/carers?
If not, how can people refer in to your service?
Who else can make referrals to you?
What kinds of things do you help with?
Trauma, anxiety, depression, bereavement and substance abuse related counselling are all areas are experienced Counsellors are used to working with and we are confident this service will make a big difference to the local community.
What do you offer?
- Work place stress and back to work
- Anger management
- Couple counselling and family support
- Critical incident
- Working with veterans
- Problematic gambling interventions
What happens after a referral is made?
What will happen at the first appointment?
What will happen after that?
What do you do if a client is not happy with the service?
What skills do your staff have?
Do you offer training in your specialist area?
We offer a variety of training programs which can be found on this section of the website http://beaconcounsellingtrust.co.uk/training/