Why choose smcp for Psychotherapy or Counselling? Why choose smcp to train as a fully accredited UKCP Psychotherapist?
Psychotherapy and Counselling
smcp was established in 1991 and is a centre of excellence in the delivery of psychotherapy, counselling and psychotherapy training.
smcp recognises beyond all else the centrality of human relationships and you will be treated professionally at all times and with care, respect, compassion and honesty.
smcp is an ITA registered Training Establishment and is registered with the Learning & Skills Council for Professional and Career Development Loans. Full details from the Learning and Skills Council are available on the directgov website. smcp's Learning Provider Number is: 20220
smcp is a purpose built psychotherapy and training centre owned by Carol Lucas and is a modern, clean, comfortable and professional environment which is maintained to a high standard. All the services offered at smcp are not dependent on renting rooms or space from other organisations giving a flexibility of approach in all that we offer.
smcp is maintained on a daily basis and offers a warm and respectful welcome to everyone who uses the services from 9.00am to 9.30pm every day of the week. Heaton Moor is a quiet and leafy village with plenty of off road parking.
All aspects of the accredited training such as supervision and professional development groups take place at smcp - you will not be asked to attend different venues or peoples' homes.
smcp has around eighteen practitioners (both female and male) who offer psychotherapy and or counselling. There are many modalities practised at smcp which gives you flexibility to choose the right sort of psychotherapy or counselling.
All practitioners practise within the limits of their expertise and belong to professional organisations such as UKCP or BACP.
Many practitioners have specialist areas of clinical practice such as working with couples or children or working with particular conditions such as depression or bulimia for example.
All enquiries either by telephone or email are returned within 24 hours and you may take the time to discuss your situation with a psychotherapist before making an appointment.
All practitioners work to codes of ethics and professional practise and confidentiality will be maintained at all times apart from exceptional circumstances.
Most psychotherapists offer concessionary rates and are willing to negotiate if you are in difficult financial circumstances.
smcp has been involved in the delivery of psychotherapy training since 1996 and offers fully accredited, highly flexible, weekend training that is fairly priced. Concessions are available for all courses delivered at smcp.
In 2010 smcp will be doubling in size to include a ground floor training and psychotherapy venue with access and facilities for all.