The Awareness Centre is one of the largest clinical institutes in London and we provide counselling, psychotherapy, psychology, psychosexual and relationship therapy, psychiatry, coaching and speech and language therapy. We work with individuals, couples, families, children and groups. Our philosophy offers an holistic overview of many different approaches to therapy supporting the diverse community of London.
We accept self-referrals and referrals from community learning difficulties teams for both children and adults, mental health teams, probation service teams, substance misuse teams, GP’s, Nurses, Psychiatrists, and other professionals. We are also private health care provider.
TAC provides NHS counselling to GP surgeries in Lambeth and to HMP Brixton, working in partnership with the South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLaM) and NHS England. We also offer free, low cost and private counselling, psychotherapy and psychology at the centre.
The clinical psychiatry service at TAC is provided by the Sloane Court Clinic in Chelsea. Dr Howells and his team of psychiatrists and clinical psychologists work with a range of issues. Some of the psychologists work at TAC.
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Michaela McCarthy is the Managing Director of TAC. She is a qualified Counsellor, Psychotherapist, Psychosexual & Relationship Therapist, Addictions Specialist, Trainer and Clinical Supervisor.
The Awareness Centre offers a wide range of complementary therapy workshops. These courses are open to professionals who wish to extend their training as well as to complete beginners perhaps looking for a career change
TAC has a team of experienced practitioners who provide clinical supervision. Our supervisors have trained in many different approaches of counselling, psychotherapy, psychology and psychosexual and relationship therapy.
Are you experiencing difficulty in your relationship and would like to understand why this has happened? Couples counselling (also known as marraige or relationship counselling) gives partners the opportunity to talk and listen to one another openly and effectively.
The Speech and Language Clinic provides high-quality, client-focussed assessment and treatment to children and young people with any difficulties affecting language, speech (articulation), voice or fluency (stammering).
The Awareness Centre runs a varied programme of part time self-development workshops and courses for clients both on weekdays and weekends, offering both the opportunity for personal growth and discovery and also the opportunity to meet like minded people.
The Awareness Centre offers a wide range of training, courses and workshops for therapists wanting to extend and develop their expertise and skills in their clinical practice.
TAC offers the largest Clinical Placement, both short and long term, in South London. We recruit therapists from established training institutes in London. This training placement is like an internship as we prepare you for employment.
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