Telephone: 07939 061 822


14 The Tything


Frequently asked Questions and Answers regarding Counselling and Psychotherapy

We appreciate that there may well be a host of questions you may have regarding counselling or psychotherapy. Focus Health encourage you to take as much time as necessary in making an informed decision regarding your options. Please find a number of questions and answers you may find useful in informing your decisions regarding counselling us.

We have put together some frequently asked questions and answers which you may find useful in informing your decision making.


How quickly could I be seen?

Focus Health Counselling and Psychotherapy Services will respond to any enquiry via email, callback or telephone message on 07939 061 822 within 24 hours and will endeavour to arrange a first appointment within 48 hours. Book an appointment quickly and efficiently by using our Online Booking Page today.

What can I expect on first meeting?

You can rely on a warm and respectful welcome and for what is discussed to be treated with professional confidence. You will be given information regarding the process of counselling and psychotherapy in order that you can make informed choices regarding continuation. This will include reference to the UKCP or BACP code of professional conduct. The first meeting will take the opportunity to gather appropriate information and to begin the process of positive and affirmative forward steps.

How can Counselling/Psychotherapy help?

Focus Health provides effective, positive and research driven help with a range of personal challenges. An outline of areas of particular expertise can be found within the Individual Counselling section of our website. We would be pleased to answer any questions you might have as to the suitability of counselling or psychotherapy. A copy of the counselling contract with Huw Richards can be found here. Please note that these services are not suitable for emergency or mental health crisis need.

What is Professional registration?

Our practice team are all members of the leading professional associations in the specialist areas of Counselling and Psychotherapy, including the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy, British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy and CORST. Although independent practitioners, they adhere to the highest possible standards of professional practice and ensure that these exacting standards are maintained to confirm client confidence.

What are the fees?

Sessional costings reflect the outstanding professional standards of Focus Health Counselling and Psychotherapy Services. Appointments can be secured promptly by contacting us on Tel: 07939061822, through our Counselling appointments page or directly and straightforwardly via our Online Booking Page.

    • Individual Counselling or Psychotherapy sessions with Huw Richards Clinical Director £95.
    • Individual sessions with Independent Practice Associates £75 per session.
    • EMDR initial assessment £150
    • EMDR follow up sessions £95

Cancellation of appointments require 24 hours of notice or full payment will be necessary. Sessions are for 1 hour. Please note that the services provided are not suitable for emergency or mental health crisis need.


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Our commitment

Focus Health is committed to providing professional, high standard and accessible counselling and psychotherapy services to our clients throughout Worcestershire and Herefordshire.
We are motivated by a dedication in providing prompt, positive and efficient intervention when you are most in need. Appointments can be secured within 48 hours of initial contact. Please note our services are not suitable for emergency or mental health crisis need. Please contact A&E, your General Practitioner, Emergency Services or The Samaritans if you are in crisis. 

Contact Details

Focus Health Counselling and Psychotherapy Services
14 The Tything
Worcester WR1 1HD 

Telephone: 07939 061 822.


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