The Counselling Service is free, confidential and available to all Highbury College students.

Our friendly and qualified counsellors can help you deal with any concerns you may be experiencing, past or present.

  • Emotional problems
  • Abuse
  • Worries with family or friends
  • Bullying - past & present
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Bereavement & Loss
  • Sexuality & gender issues
  • Dependency: Drugs, Alcohol, Gambling
  • Racial harassment
  • Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

Using the Service

The College Counsellors are available Monday – Friday 9am – 4.30pm. You can contact the Counsellors directly to make an appointment.

Direct Contact Numbers:

Karen: 02392 328 953
Beverley: 02392 328 777
(term-time only service)

You can also arrange an appointment via any Highbury Reception, your Lecturer or the Student Welfare Team. Appointments are strictly confidential. Highbury Counselling Service works in partnership with Solent NHS Trust. As part of the service we will support you with Pregnancy testing and also issue free condoms. We are here for information & guidance with any other sexual health inquiry.