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Qualified providers of psychological therapies for NHS

Top 10% of recovery rates of all providers in the country

All counsellors trained and BACP or UKCP accredited

Flexible counselling appointments to meet the needs of the client

Dependable therapy and counselling services in Bakewell

Count on us to help you through difficult times. Here at Derwent Rural Counselling Service, we provide professional and confidential treatment and advice on a variety of emotional concerns, including depression and anxiety. 

Established in 1989, our specialists combine years of experience with the utmost care and consideration. Our BACP-accredited services are available to all of Derbyshire. Rest assured that with Derwent Rural Counselling Service by your side, you never have to go it alone.

We pride ourselves on being one of only five qualified providers offering psychological therapies for the NHS in Derbyshire. All our staff are trained and qualified in counselling services, with a focus on short-term interventions. Each member of our team maintains a firm commitment to BACP ethical framework for good practice in psychotherapy so you never have to worry.

Flexible and accessible support

Let’s work together to overcome your emotional stress. Here at Derwent Rural Counselling, we provide a service you can trust. Not only do we have the largest number of counsellors across the county, but our recovery rates also rank within the top ten percent of all providers throughout the UK.

Confide in a member of our team today and receive the support you need to make it through turbulent times. We offer flexible and easily accessible counselling services in a range of locations to give you peace of mind. Don’t hesitate to get in touch – let’s find the solution to your concerns together.

Contact Derwent Rural Counselling Service today on 0800 047 6861 (Freephone) to book an appointment with one of our attentive specialists. Alternatively, drop us an email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to find out more about the counselling services we provide.

Time to talk? We are here to listen.


Opening hours

Mon-Fri            8:45am-5:15pm
Saturday           available by appointment