Association for Cognitive Analytic Therapists
Information and details of accredited cognitive analytic therapy practitioners.
British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP)
0161 705 4304
Provides details of accredited cognitive behaviour therapists.
British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)
01455 883 300
Directory of therapists provided by the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy.
Information and details of accredited practitioners.
British Association of Play Therapists (BAPT)
Information and details of accredited play therapists.
British Psychological Society (BPS)
0116 254 9568
Provides a list of chartered psychologists.
The Clinic for Boundaries Studies
helpline: 0203 468 4194
Support services for those harmed by a professional in a position of trust.
Provides a list of therapists
Cruse Bereavement Care
helpline: 0844 477 9400
Support for anyone affected by a death of someone close to you.
IAPT (Improved Access to Psychological Therapies)
Information about local NHS therapy and counselling services, which you can often self-refer to (England only).
Mental Health Matters (MHM)
Provides a counselling helpline and talking therapies in some areas of the UK.
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)
Information and clinical guidelines on recommended treatments for different conditions, including anxiety disorders.
NHS Choices service finder
Search facility which allows you to look for a health service, including a GP, in your area.
Information and support for anyone affected by rape and sexual violence. Counselling is offered in many of their local centres.
0300 100 1234
Support and information for anyone affected by problems around relationships, including offering relationship counselling.
02074 817 600
Provides services for people with drug, alcohol and mental health problems.
United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP)
020 7014 9955
A professional body for the education, training and accreditation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors. It has an online register of psychotherapists offering different talking treatments privately.