The Minster Centre provides professional training in counselling and psychotherapy, and a range of community-based therapy services.

Underlying Values

The Minster Centre subscribes to and promotes the following values:

  • recognition, honour and respect of individuality; 
  • the realisation of the responsibility of individuals within society;  
  • a recognition that the individual relates to a wider social fabric.

Contemporary Psychotherapy

Contemporary Psychotherapy

an eJournal for psychotherapists
of all modalities.

Archived issues here


  • The Minster Centre is pleased to announce that our bursary scheme is now open for applications.
  • Places still available for our Introduction to Counselling Skills courses starting in April 2016.
  • We are taking applications for our Diploma/MA/Advanced Diploma courses starting in September 2016.
  • If you are interested in our MA Professional Practice, Counselling and Psychotherapy (Advanced Clinical Practice), call to book a place on the next open evening.

  • Our next general open event is Saturday 14th May 2016, call now to reserve a place.

    Please see the training page for information on all our courses, and our CPD page for all upcoming CPD events.

    Why train with us?

    Our course meet high academic standards and emphasize experiential learning. We encourage our students to explore different ways of working, and to develop the skills to work with a range of clients. The Minster Centre offers more face-to-face training hours and a greater opportunity for personal development than many other training organisations. More information...

    Therapeutic Services

    The services of Mapesbury Clinic and Families Without Fear are now closed. If you would like further information on other organisations who can help, please follow the link for these services below. The Low Cost Therapy Service is open and taking referrals.

    Mapesbury Clinic for refugees and asylum seekersThe Mapesbury Clinic for refugees and asylum seekers.

    Families without FearFamilies Without Fear for families experiencing domestic violence.

    Low-Cost Therapy Low-Cost Therapy Service fees on a sliding scale depending on income.

    The Minster Centre offers a low-cost counselling and psychotherapy service for adults suffering from a variety of emotional difficulties. Fees are based on ability to pay.

    Find a TherapistFind-a-Therapist and

    Directories of Minster Centre trained counsellors, psychotherapists and supervisors.

    New Vacancy

    Weekly Tutor for the Foundation Course