Following an enquiry the Practice Manager will respond to the client within 48 hours and will make an appointment for an initial assessment at the earliest mutually convenient time. The assessment may take up to 90 minutes, 

After the assessment, the client is allocated to the most appropriate counsellor given their experience, area of expertise and skills and availability. Depending on demand, there may be a waiting list for a suitable counsellor.




Is there a cost?

The current donation is £35 per session for one to one counselling, this is to cover the overheads of maintaining The Lightship. A bursary may be available.

Tax Payers will be invited to Gift Aid their contributions.

We also welcome ongoing financial support from friends and former clients.