Lothian Deaf Counselling Service (Health in Mind)

Availability : Edinburgh Wide

Provided by: Health in Mind

Who is this for?

  • People aged 18 years old and over who are Deaf, deafened, hard of hearing or deafblind

Description

Health in Mind offers counselling in British Sign Language (without interpreter) and also in English. A personal loop system and communication in written English are available for people who are deafened or hard of hearing. This counselling service offers telephone and video counselling (face-to-face counselling is currently suspended due to COVID-19).

One of the counsellors is Deaf and the others have extensive experience of working with deaf people and receive professional supervision.

The service is provided in association with NHS Lothian.

How do I access this?

  • Self referral
  • Referral by third party

Please get in touch with Health in Mind via its website about its counselling services: https://bit.ly/3ISiwEj

Is there a cost?

Free

Location information

Online and over the phone

Opening times

Monday09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday09:00 - 17:00
Thursday09:00 - 17:00
Friday09:00 - 17:00
SaturdayCLOSED
SundayCLOSED

Contact Details

40 Shandwick Place, Edinburgh, EH2 4RT

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Types of support on offer:

Online
Support in person
Support on the phone

Type of services on offer:

Isolation
Loneliness
Long term conditions/disabilities
Relationships and Family Life
Substance use

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