Our History

 

Balham’s foundations are deeply rooted in passion and determination to help those in need. Actress Sonia Markham, a peace, community and women’s rights activist jointly founded Balham Family Centre in addition to developing the first counselling course at Goldsmiths College.  The aim  of BCCS then as is today -  to provide access to essential support individuals and families need, be it practical, emotional or psychological.

 

       To improve an individuals wellbeing

Today at BCCS

 

Balham Community Centre continues to meet the needs of local families through children's clubs, holiday care, English courses, support groups and the Counselling Service.

 

Our therapists recruited from established training courses across London and the South East are either in their final stages of training or are working towards accreditations. Additionally,

all therapists are supported by in-house supervision to provide evidence-based psychotherapeutic counselling. Today clients extend further than the local community, at Balham clients requiring low cost professional counselling are accepted from across London and the South East.

Our Facilities

 

The counselling rooms are set up to provide a comfortable, calm and safe environment nestled within the Edwardian period building.

 

Disabled access is limited, ground floor rooms are available, however steps access the main entrance.

Therapy     Calm    CBT techniques   Experienced    Psychodynamic Therapeutic      Mindfulness    Professional    Safe  Person Centred    Relational  Counselling  Cognitive

020 8673 4422

counsellingbcc@btconnect.com

020 8673 4422

Our History

Balham’s foundations are deeply rooted in passion and determination to help those in need. Actress Sonia Markham, a peace, community and women’s rights activist jointly founded Balham Family Centre in addition to developing the first counselling course at Goldsmiths College.  The aim  of BCCS then as is today -  to provide access to essential support individuals and families need, be it practical, emotional or psychological.

 

       To improve an individuals wellbeing

Today at BCCS

Balham Community Centre continues to meet the needs of local families through children's clubs, holiday care, English courses, support groups and the Counselling Service.

 

Our therapists recruited from established training courses across London and the South East are either in their final stages of training or are working towards accreditations. Additionally,

all therapists are supported by in-house supervision to provide evidence-based psychotherapeutic counselling. Today clients extend further than the local community, at Balham clients requiring low cost professional counselling are accepted from across London and the South East.

Our Facilities

The counselling rooms are set up to provide a comfortable, calm and safe environment nestled within the Edwardian period building.

 

Disabled access is limited, ground floor rooms are available, however steps access the main entrance.

Therapy     Calm    CBT techniques   Experienced    Psychodynamic Therapeutic      Mindfulness    Professional   Safe Person Centred    Relational  Counselling  Cognitive

020 8673 4422