Counselling in Frome, Bath, Bristol and Street

Wessex Counselling & Psychotherapy was formed in 1983 to offer professional and affordable counselling and psychotherapy in Frome, Bath, Bristol, Street and surrounding areas. We also provide counselling and psychotherapy training.
Our counselling service is accredited by the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), as well as our Diploma in Psychodynamic Counselling.
Our counselling method is psychodynamic which you can read about here. All our counsellors adhere to the BACP’s Ethical Framework For The Counselling Professions. For more details see our counselling page.

Counsellor Training

We offer a number of training courses including Introduction to Counselling Skills, the Foundation Certificate in Counselling Skills and Attitudes, Diploma in Psychodynamic Counselling and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy training. Our Diploma is accredited by both the BACP and the British Psychoanalytic Council (BPC) and our Psychotherapy Training is accredited by the BPC. Our training equips qualified counsellors and psychotherapists to progress towards an MA in Counselling and Psychotherapy with Bath Spa University and the Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Programme with wpf-therapy and other training institutions nationally. For more details, see our training page.


We are a formally-constituted, non-profit organisation – registered charity number 1056310 – with premises in Frome, Bath, Bristol, and Street. People come to us for counselling and psychotherapy and counselling training from all over south-west England.