Location Details.

Address:

Dean Richardson MNCS(Accredited Registrant),
Havant Counselling,
c/o The Cove (Therapy Rooms),
Old Stable Yard, West Street,
Havant,
PO9 1PF.
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Telephone: 02392 987 487
(for leaving messages only – to receive a reply please use my contact form below).

Send Dean a Message.

By sending a message via this form, you’ll be able to get in contact with me (Dean Richardson) directly.

It takes about a week for us to set up our first counselling session together.

If you’re in a hurry (“must meet tomorrow”) then it’s likely that I’m not providing the service you’re expecting. I do not provide any form of “emergency” counselling service; instead consider contacting The Samaritans (telephone free: 116 123) or other helpline if you must talk with someone straight away.

If you believe you’ve understood the services I’m offering, and you’d like to make contact to set up a first session, please use my contact form below…

Contact Form.

Waiting lists may be available for unlisted times.

IMPORTANT: If you are about to contact me to make arrangements for someone else to enter counselling, please read this policy note.

Your FIRST Name (required):

Your LAST Name (required):

Your Gender (or gender identity):

*This helps me address you correctly.

Your Age:

*Confirms you're of an age I can work with.

Your Email Address (required):

Your Mobile Number (optional):

Preferred Video Medium (optional):

Type of counselling sought:

Seeking couple counselling:

Partner's FIRST Name (required):

Partner's LAST Name (required):

Partner's Gender (or gender identity):

*This helps me address your partner correctly.
Partner's Age:

*Confirms your partner is of an age I can work with.

Partner's Email (required):

*I will not be able to respond if your partner's email address is not supplied.

Partner's mobile number (optional):

NB for couple counselling enquiries, I will email my reply to both enquirers simultaneously. This is so that everyone knows what's being said and everyone makes an informed decision about the counselling arrangements being discussed.

Seeking group counselling:

Give each participant's name (and their email address), one per line:

NB for group counselling enquiries, I will email my reply to the all participants simultaneously. This is so that everyone knows what's being said and everyone makes an informed decision about the counselling arrangements.

Your location (required):

Preferred appointment day and times (required):
See available appointments below

Subject (required):

Your Message / Problem Summary (required):

Please keep your summary to a maximum of three paragraphs - and remember that email is not a confidential form of communication (please don't breach anyone's privacy nor risk your own; see About Electronic Messaging Privacy).

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Microsoft EMail Users: (Outlook, Hotmail, Live, Exchange etc) please check your JUNK folder for my reply. Microsoft mail servers regularly misunderstand our correspondence as being from an unsolicited sender and (when doing so) often place my replies into your Junk folder. To try to stop this from happening, add the domain: havantcounselling.com to your SAFE SENDERS list (see "Marking Email as Not Spam" for more information).

Your Privacy: Your contact information will be held privately, will not be distributed or sold, and will only be used to correspond with you about arranging counselling. You will not receive marketing emails, nor any solicitation for future contact.

Avoid Disappointment: you may be in a hurry, wanting to start really soon, but make sure you haven’t wasted your time getting in contact with me, it really is important that you have read “How we begin Counselling” and “Counselling Fees & Deposits”… honestly 😉 .

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Appointments for Counselling.

COVID-19 NOTICE (July 2020): the balance of risks and rewards argue against reopening Face-to-Face counselling practice for now. Havant Counselling's services remain available by video telehealth (Skype, Zoom etc.). Read about Video Counselling….

My Skype/Video appointments are Mondays & Thursdays (~noon to 9pm) and Wednesdays (~noon to 4pm). Having agreed on a weekly session day/time this stays with us until we have completed our work (or there’s a need to change).

Choose your Weekly Day & Time.

Sessions times are 50 minutes (by default) or 90 minutes when available.

Video Counselling (Skype, Zoom…)
Monday Appointments:12pm1pm2pm3pm4pm5pm6pm7pm8pm
Tuesday Appointments:Not available
Wednesday Appointments:Waiting list (contact me to discuss)
Thursday Appointments:12pm1pm2pm3pm4pm5pm6pm7pm8pm
Friday Appointments:Not available
Weekend Appointments:Not available

Video Counselling (Skype, Zoom…)
Mon:3pm, 4pm or 7pm
Tue:Not Available
Wed:Waiting List (contact me)
Thu:2pm-4pm or 6pm
Fri:Not Available
W/E:Not Available
Preferred Appointment not available? Register now for free notifications…

Waiting lists may be available for unlisted times.

Times in red are the most popular, and usually the first to go.

Counselling sessions are (at a minimum) weekly, last for 50 minutes, and on the same day and time each week. You may wish to come more than once a week. You may also choose a 90 minute session (by prior arrangement).  Unfortunately I'm unable to support shift-workers.

Our counselling work together continues for as long (or as brief) as we both think it's helpful… and then we'll look at bringing our work to a close.

Fees are due on the day of the session (cash, cheque [made out to Dean Richardson], credit & debit cards).

Ending counselling: it can be helpful to bring up the idea of ending counselling first. Sometimes the need to end may be a mask for something else (avoiding difficult feelings, can't say something, acting out etc) and it can be helpful to distinguish, together, what ending may mean in our work. We'll talk about endings with some thought and some planning on how you might like to say goodbye.

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Your full name:

Your email address:

Days/times you prefer:
Sessions begin on the hour. Mondays or Thursdays: 5pm‑8pm, Wednesdays: noon‑4pm

What type of counselling:

Your email address will only be used to send you newly available appointment information. Your subscription lasts for up to two months, after which it expires automatically (no need to unsubscribe).

Planned Breaks.

The following table lists the dates of my planned breaks this year (i.e. when I am not available).

  • Monday 20th July 2020 to Sunday 26th July 2020 (7 days).
  • Monday 31st August 2020 to Sunday 6th September 2020 (7 days).
  • Monday 19th October 2020 to Sunday 25th October 2020 (7 days).
  • Monday 14th December 2020 to Sunday 3rd January 2021 (21 days).

Got a Question? Don't Hold Back…

Got a question about Dean Richardson's counselling services in Havant (Hampshire)? Want to make contact, maybe asking about a first appointment? Send Dean a message any time…