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The Letchworth Centre For Healthy Living - Clinic
Serving the communities of Hitchin and the surrounding areas, the award-winning Letchworth Centre for Healthy Living offers a broad range of complementary therapy treatments, such as acupuncture and osteopathy, as well as counselling advice, and a psychotherapy service (including a low-cost scheme).
The Letchworth Centre for Healthy Living is based in a former NHS cottage hospital on Hitchin Road in Letchworth Garden City - a tranquil, 8 ½ acre greenbelt site, which has been a place of healing for more than a century.
It provides a combination of one-to-one complementary therapies, a large counselling and psychotherapy service, and over 100 weekly classes teaching self-help approaches to promote health and wellbeing.
It is the largest such centre in East Anglia, with over 1,400 people accessing its services each week.
The Centre was established over 28 years ago and is a registered charity with a long history of innovative programmes for every age group in the community. Since its inception, it has worked to relieve and prevent illness and promote health and wellbeing.
The Centre's Complementary Therapy Clinic, highly respected and shortlisted by the Prince's Foundation for Integrated Health as Best Integrated Practice and chosen Complementary Health Centre of the Year, offers a broad range of evidence-based complementary therapies which can help people of all ages suffering from both chronic and acute conditions.
The complementary therapies offered at the Letchworth Centre for Healthy Living include:
- Manual lymphatic drainage
- Massage and Natural Lift Facial
- Naturopathy and Nutrition
- Remedial and Sports Massage
The Counselling Service consists of a large team of skilled and experienced professionals who are trained in a large range of therapeutic approaches including:
- Individual Counselling,
- Couples Therapy,
- Family Therapy,
- Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP).
The team is able to work with adults, children, young people, older people, couples and families, dealing with many different issues including:
- Domestic Violence,
- Low Self Confidence,
- Parent/Child Relationships,
- Relationship Issues,
- Self Harm,
- Substance Misuse Recovery.
In addition, we offer a low cost counselling service for people on benefits, a low wage or in difficult financial circumstances. This is delivered by advanced counselling trainees working under supervision. For this service, we provide an initial assessment with a qualified counsellor.
All of our counsellors and trainees practice under the Code of Ethics of the British Association for Psychotherapy and Counselling (BACP) and carry a recent DBS (CRB) check.
Make an appointment
Call the Letchworth Centre for Healthy Living on 01462 678804 for appointments or further information.
The Letchworth Centre for Healthy Living is open six days a week:
Mondays to Fridays: 9am - 8:30 pm
Saturdays: 9am - 3:30 pm
Please remember to mention The Best of Hitchin when contacting the Letchworth Centre for Healthy Living - your local resource for acupuncture, osteopathy, homeopathy, naturopathy, massage, reflexology and other complementary therapies.
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