personal counselling

Counselling and counsellor training in St Albans

Contact us:

Call us on 01727 856693 – generally 10am-3pm or answerphone.
Email: stalbansadmin@hbcf.co.uk
Or please use the form to get in touch.

1 College Yard
Lower Dagnall Street
St Albans
AL3 4PA

Opening hours for counselling:

All counselling is by appointment only.
Mon-Friday 7.30am – 8pm
Saturday 10am – 1pm


St Albans Centre:

Our St Albans centre provides counselling and counsellor training and serves the surrounding towns of Wheathampstead, Sandridge, Redbourne, Harpenden, Hemel Hempstead, Leverstock Green, Apsley, Kings Langley, Abbots Langley, Garston, Bricket Wood, London Colney, Park Street, Colney Heath, Colney Street, North Mymms, South Mymms, Radlett and Shenley, as well as other local areas.

We seek to provide a fee structure that is affordable to you and also this enables us to continue to provide offer professional and affordable counselling services to everyone within our community. Our counselling is available from between £15 to £35 an hour. Our counsellor will discuss the fee level with you in line with what you can afford. Please note that the fee will be reviewed once a year between you and the counsellor on an annual basis. The fee level may go up at that time by a small amount.

The St Albans centre has a ground floor room with disabled access.


Finding Us:

From the city centre, take Upper Dagnall which starts between WH Smith and Champneys, and continue into Lower Dagnall.

The counselling centre fronts Lower Dagnall street.

Look for our blue door opposite Bowes-Lyon Mews. The Training Centre is at the back of College Yard – please go through the black doors and up the stairs.

There is no parking at The Counselling Foundation centre and surrounding streets offer only residential parking.

The nearest public parking is Christopher Place SAT NAV: AL3 5DQ.

Cheaper but further away is The Maltings SAT NAV: AL1 3XB

For free parking you could try Down Edge and surrounding streets but please park with courtesy.

There is parking at The Gombards but crowded on Wednesdays and Saturdays, which are market days SAT NAV AL3 5EN

Nearest bus stop: St Peter’s Street in St Albans – and walk down the hill from WH Smith and Champneys (Upper Dagnall St).

Train: St Albans is well served by two train stations, St Albans City which connects from London and St Albans Flyer, which connects from Watford.