AchievingGoals...Now! Child and Family Counselling Services

FAQs & Fees

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FAQs and Fees

General Questions

Is this the right thing for me to do?

If you struggle to cope with any aspect of your life or facing any challenges and do not know the answers or how to cope or have the courage to move forward, then this service can be of real benefit for you.
You are welcome to arrange a first (no obligation) session to come and discuss your concerns and to ascertain whether this in in fact the right thing for you to do.

What problems do you treat in counselling children and young people?

  • Emotional and Behavioural Problems (anxiety, panic attacks, depression, low self-esteem, self harm, thumb sucking, nail biting, bed wetting or soiling, sleep disturbances, eating problems, anger and aggression, sibling rivalry, disobedience, bullying, temper tantrums, dishonesty, destructiveness, truancy)
  • Divorce
  • Bereavement
  • Trauma and Self Harm
  • Relationship problems
  • Low self-esteem and Confidence issues
  • Adjustment problems

How many counselling sessions ?

The length of time to see any therapist or counsellor depends completely on each individual and the severity of the problem.
On average children need 9 - 12 sessions, although it can take shorter or longer. Play Therapy sessions last for 40 minutes, usually on the same day and time every week. Sessions for Teenagers and Adults last for 50 minutes.

What are the fees?

Child Assessments - £395, payable when feedback is given. (two hour session, evaluation, research and feedback all inclusive)

Play Therapy and Child Counselling - £50 per sessio

Teenage Counselling - £60 per session

Adult Counselling or Coaching - £80 per session

Parental Guidanace - £80 per session

Family Therapy - £110 per session

All fees are payable at the start of each session.

What if I am late for my appointment?

A minimum of 24 hours notice is required for cancelled appointments, otherwise the full fee is payable. I fyou are late arriving for your session, we will still terminate at the usual time so as not to delay the next client.

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AchievingGoalsNow *Calderwood House *7 Montpellier Parade *Cheltenham *GL50 1UA *Tel: 07766878693