Nov 2017

Counsellor Richard Absalom

Counsellor Richard AbsalomRichard is a LGBTQ affirmative Integrative Counsellor, Psychotherapist, and Psychosexual Therapist.

Integrative therapists are unique, in that they provide therapy using a number of therapeutic approaches, tailored to suit the individual. The aim of integrative therapy is to develop insight, by recognising unconscious patterns of relating and behaving. Richards approach uses, Humanistic, Psychodynamic and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT).

Richard has been practising as a counsellor and psychosexual therapist, for over ten years and sees people at his home in Branksome Park, Poole and in Central London. Richard works with individuals and couples.

Richard has a background of working in the NHS, and along with his work as a therapist, presents on various therapeutic issues, and is a Trustee with Bournemouth RELATE.


Richard has a range of specialisms including ;

  • Out of Control Sexual Behaviour
  • Chem Sex, Drug and Alcohol addiction.
  • Erectile Dysfunction, Premature Ejaculation, Sexual Anxiety,
    Performance Issues, Loss of sexual drive
  • Relationship Issues
  • Anger Management Therapy
  • Anxiety, Depression and Stress
  • Social Anxiety and Low Self Esteem

Professional Membership

Richard is Accredited and Registered with the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP). The BACP is an important national body, that sets standards for maintaining ethical working practice for counsellors and psychotherapists working in the UK .

Member of the College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists (COSRT).

Member of Pink Therapy. Pink Therapy represents Gay and Lesbian affirmative counsellors and psychotherapists in the UK.


Richards fee for individual therapy is £50, and its £60 for couples.

Contact Richard

Tel: 01202 985012
Mobile: 07920 513847

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