Essex - South East and Central Essex Mind

Placement

Further information
South East and Central Essex Mind offers volunteer opportunities for students as well as qualified counsellors who have completed a BACP recognised counselling diploma course, in our Southend office. South East and Central Essex Mind is a member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and as such works in accordance with their ethical guidelines

Topics covered:

  • Anxiety issues and Generalised Anxiety Disorder
  • Depression
  • Confidence and Self-Esteem issues
  • Bereavement
  • Pre, Peri and Post-natal depression
  • Angermanagement issues
  • Phobias
  • Relationship problems (Please note we do not offer couples counselling)
  • Work-related Stress
  • Issues linked to identifying as LGBT
  • A clinically-diagnosed mental health condition such as Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia and Personality Disorders.
  • Self-harm
  • Recovery from substance misuse issues
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Eating Disorders
Placement requirements
Must have had (or be aiming towards) 40 hours of personal counselling

All year entry
Yes
Specialist areas
  • Abuse
  • Addiction
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • General
  • Trauma
  • Vulnerable housed/homeless
  • Young people
Number of spaces
Open-ended
Supervision provided?
Yes
Number of hours each week
2 or more
Requires membership of an ethical body?
No
Exclusions allowed under the Equality Act?
No
How to apply
Please check the information listed on https://www.seandcessexmind.org.uk/counselling-volunteer

Location

Address
112A Southchurch Rd
Town/City
Southend-on-Sea
SS1 2LX
Country
United Kingdom
Wheelchair Accessible
Yes

Contact

Phone - day
01702 601123

We provide a generalist counselling service

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