Due to Covid-19, I am still working and have moved the majority of client sessions to telephone or video conferencing (Zoom, Skype/FaceTime). If you need support for mental health related issues please don’t suffer in silence. There is help in the community so please reach out.

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Harrogate Counselling and Psychotherapy

Harrogate and Knaresborough counselling and psychotherapy service in North Yorkshire offers people the opportunity to talk about their problems in confidence and in a non-judgemental setting. I am able to offer my counselling services to clients in the Harrogate, Knaresborough, Wetherby and Ripon areas of Yorkshire.

My name is Diane Smith and I am a qualified counsellor with a Diploma of Higher Education in Therapeutic Counselling and Psychotherapy from Leeds Metropolitan University.

I am empathic, understanding and have a drive to help my clients explore some of the issues that may be causing them distress in their daily lives and which ultimately helps to improve mental and emotional well-being,

Why do people come to counselling/psychotherapy?

People seek counselling / psychotherapy for a variety of issues and some of which are listed below:

  • Stress
  • Low self-esteem and self-confidence
  • Bereavement/Loss
  • Depression
  • Anxiety and panic attacks
  • Couples Therapy
  • Relationship problems
  • Phobias and compulsive behaviours
  • The effects of childhood related issues
  • Addiction
  • Effects of trauma/crisis
  • Self harm issues
  • Low Mood
  • Anger Management Issues

So, you feel it’s time to talk? Then please call for an informal chat to discuss your issues and arrange an initial assessment session.

  • What Can You Expect?

    • Confidentiality
    • Relaxed environment in which to talk
    • Opportunity to talk about life changes
    • An Impartial Approach
    • Flexibility of appointments
    • Approachability
  • Flexible

    I realize that everyone is unique and so are their needs. It may be that you do not wish to attend the clinic or you simply can't. In those instances, I am able to offer a home visit service where we can talk in the comfort of your own environment.
  • Counselling in Harrogate is full registered with a number of professional Counselling and Psychotherapy bodies.