Praxis Care Counselling Service

Praxis Care is a charity offering one-to-one counselling , currently in Belfast, Portadown, Dungannon, Armagh and Newry.

Our counsellors are members of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and/or members of the British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapists (BABCP).

Our counsellors are qualified to work with the following issues:

  • Depression and Low Mood
  • Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD)
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Low Self Esteem
  • Assertion
  • Relationship Breakups (for individuals)
  • Health Anxiety
  • Debt
  • Addiction
  • Sleeping Problems
  • Anxiety and Stress
  • Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
  • Social Anxiety
  • Anger Management
  • Panic Attacks and Agoraphobia
  • Bereavement and Loss Issues
  • Employment Issues
  • Abuse
  • Sexuality
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (VSS only)

How to Refer

  1. If you are registered with a Belfast GP and wish to access Praxis Care Counselling Services in our Lisburn Road office in Belfast, a GP referral should  be sent to The Common Mental Health Problems Hub, Woodstock Lodge via the CCG system.
  2. To access Praxis Care Counselling Services in our Portadown, Armagh, Dungannon or Newry offices a GP referral should be sent to Craigavon Area Hospital Primary Mental Health Care Team via the CCG system.
  3. Praxis Care Victims and Survivors Counselling Service  is for clients who have been affected by the Conflict/Troubles and require support in the following areas:
  • those who have been injured (physically or psychologically);
  • those who care for people who have been injured in this way; and
  • those who have been bereaved.

To access the Victims and Survivors Service you can:

  • Self-refer
  • Be referred by your GP
  • Be referred by other Health Care professionals

Please see Downloads section (at the bottom of this page) to download the Victims and Survivors Service Referral Form.

VSS Referral Form

How to Contact Us

Office Hours: Monday – Friday 9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Direct line 02890 727150

Praxis Care Counselling Service, 21 Lisburn Road, Belfast, BT9 7AA

Portadown Office

Office Hours

Monday – Friday  9.00am – 5.00pm

Direct Line 028 38 442 030


Praxis Care Counselling Service

6 Bridge Street


BT62 1JD


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