My Sisters Place


Counselling and Therapeutic Services

My Sisters Place free and confidential face to face/one to one counselling and therapeutic services to women and male survivors aged 16 and over who are currently experiencing or have experienced and or witnessed domestic abuse as adults as children or both and encompasses all forms of abuse.

Safety, Hope, Change

Therapy Models and Interventions

Therapy is facilitated by a team of female counsellors (Sex Discrimination Act 7 (2) (e) applies)

The length of time needed for counselling will vary depending on therapeutic need and the service offers:

  • Brief Interventions  access from 1 – 6 sessions
  • Mid Term Therapy access from 1 – 12 sessions
  • Specific Trauma work access for up to 20 sessions EMDR or TF-CBT
  • Long Term Therapy access for up to 1 year
  • Disabled Outreach Therapy Service (DOTS) access between 1 – 8 sessions
  • On-line sessions via Telephone, video and email – access 1-12 sessions

Length of each session

Each session of brief, mid and long term or DOTS are 50 minutes in duration.  Sessions of EMDR or TF-CBT are between 60 – 90 minutes.

Counselling Session Times

Monday: 9am to 5pm

Tuesday: 11am to 5pm

Wednesday: 9am to 5pm

Thursday: 9am to 5pm

Friday: 9am to 4.30pm

How to access the service

To access the service we ask you to attend a 30 minute assessment session to find out more and to discuss what your goals for therapy are.  If progression into therapy is agreed you will then be placed on the counselling waiting list and informed when a session becomes available.


Are accepted directly or via other services by contacting directly on 01642 256036 or emailing

My Sisters Place Counselling and Therapeutic Services work within the BACP Ethical Framework for the Counselling Professions

Contact Us

If you would like to make an enquiry about any of our services, have any questions please complete the contact form below and we will reply as soon as possible.

Alternatively, if you prefer to speak to us directly, please call us:


01642 241 864