Volunteer as a Counsellor

  • We have a team of over 40 counsellors, all of whom are qualified and trained, or are working towards qualification at level four, Diploma, Degree or Masters level.
  • As a volunteer you will be supported and respected, offered training opportunities, have access to journals and a small library.
  • You will be offered clinical supervision by qualified supervisors, without charge. 


Training to be a Counsellor?  Looking for a Placement?

If you are in training at level four Diploma or above The Bower House offers an ideal placement opportunity. You will be well supported and encouraged in your work and studies by the Service Co-ordinators and our counselling community.  Clients will be carefully selected for you to enable you to develop your skills and build up your required counselling hours.  

To find out more about the placement process download a copy of the document:

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If you would like to apply to be a volunteer counsellor or would like a placement with us please phone the Bower House and speak to Trish or Philippa on 01858 469257.