The Dorset Practice

Specialists in Face-to-Face, Online, Telephone Counselling and Therapy Services for Dorset and the South West.

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Tel. 01202 022100
Therapy Rooms For Hire

Are you a counsellor or therapist working in Dorset? We have a number of flexible solutions for you, including room hire on an ad-hoc basis. We also provide mentoring and supervision for those in training or newly qualified.

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Practice - Room 1

One of the larger rooms and ideal for couples or family, and usually resided in by the practice director Jane Zeoga.

The room has ahomely feel with a sofa and traditional furnishings.

Coffee, tea and fresh water are always available.

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The Teal Room - Room 2

A medium sized room ideal for one to one counselling, quiet and relaxing with teal as its colour influence.

There is a work desk and chair, for post counselling notes, together with coffee and tea facilities in the kitchen area.

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Treatment Room 3

The treatment room for our resident osteopaths, Mattia and Rianne.

We also have a shower room if required.

Nearby parking is available and there is a lift to the first floor leaving just one flight of stairs to ascend.

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Family & Conference - Room 4

Another larger room with two large sofas and further chairs which doubles up as our conference and training room, when not being used to see clients.

It has a post-meeting desk area with power and desk light as well as stacking chairs and space for up to 10 seated training spaces.

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The Harbour View - Room 5

This room has a traditional look and feel and, with views towards the harbour and rooftops,  this is a bright cosy room suitable for couples or single clients.

The room has a post-meeting desk area with power and desk lighting ideal for writing notes and preparations.

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One On One - Room 6

Our smallest room suitable for single client meetings, it is furnished and and often used if you are taking advantage of our low cost counselling.

The room has a post-meeting desk area with power and desk lighting ideal for writing notes and preparations.

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The Dorset Practice location:

Top Floor, 40-42 High Street, Old Town, Poole, Dorset, BH15 1BT

If you feel the need for support but are uncertain what to do next, or which is the right help for you, then call us.

We will be happy to outline what is involved, what to expect and most importantly how to get started.

Call us on 01202 022100 and one of our friendly team will be happy to chat with you and answer your questions with the aim of finding you the right therapist or counsellor. You don’t need a GP referral if you’re looking for a private therapist or counsellor.

We can help with:

Anger Management

Anger is a normal human emotion and an appropriate response in certain situations.

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Anxiety is a normal human emotion and an appropriate response to certain situations.

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Bereavement And Loss

The pain of loss can feel overwhelming. Coming to terms with loss is a process that takes time and adjustment before you reach a point of acceptance.

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Children & Young Persons

When children and young persons struggle, they may find it difficult to know who to turn to, and how to manage their emotions and problems.

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Counselling serves as a vital resource in addressing and managing depression which can profoundly impact daily functioning, relationships and overall quality of life.

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Eating Disorders

An eating disorder is when you have an unhealthy attitude towards food which can take over your life.

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EMDR or Eye movement desensitisation and reprocess is a powerful scientifically proven psychotherapy to help people recover from traumatic events in their lives which may be having a negative impact on their mental health.

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Feeling confused about your sexuality, your gender, and feeling that you don't fit in can have lasting effects.

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Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy

MBCT-L Mindfulness Course (8 weeks)

Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy for Life is an 8-week course for all ages and stages of people wanting to live life with more presence and develop meaningful skills to navigate the ups and downs.

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Osteopathy & Sports Massage

Osteopathy and sports massage are both valuable modalities in the realm of physical therapy and sports medicine, each offering unique approaches to enhancing athletic performance, preventing injuries and promoting overall well-being.

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Our brains are hardwired to form intimate attachment bonds with others.

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Single Session Therapy (SST)

Single Session Therapy (SST) is a highly efficient method of delivering therapeutic support in a single session, while recognizing that additional sessions may be necessary.

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Trauma & Abuse

Trauma can be seen as a psychological emotional response to an event or an experience that is deeply distressing or that overwhelms the individual's ability to process it.

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