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


  • Our one week Introduction to Counselling Skills course starting in January are filling up quickly so apply now to avoid disappointment.
  • Apply now for one of the last remaining places on our Fast Track Foundation course starting in February 2017 (deadline for applications is 23rd January) - next open day 13th December 2016.
  • If you are interested in our MA Professional Practice, Counselling and Psychotherapy (Advanced Clinical Practice or Supervision) or Diploma in Supervision, please call to book a place on the next open evening for this course.
  • Join us for one of our Open Events for more information on training.

    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 courses meet high academic standards and emphasise 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.

    Election of Trustees

    There are still some vacancies on the Board of Trustees of the Minster Centre.