Our team

At The Grove, our team of dedicated counsellors and psychotherapists provide you with a safe setting in which you can explore personal , relationship or work issues in a confidential environment. We are are committed to working professionally and confidentially with you and in order for you to get to know them, we’ve shared a bit about the various teams below:

Our therapists

All of our counsellors and psychotherapists at The Grove adhere to the strict code of ethics and undertake ongoing clinical supervision, as appropriate to their individual areas of practice. They are all fully qualified and members of British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), The College of Psychoanalysts or registered with United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP). They’re available to answer your counselling FAQs anytime.

View the therapists in our top-tier service

View the therapists in our mid-tier service

View the therapists in our off-peak service

The directors

Our Directors, Ben McKie and Sarah Briggs, oversee the entire team at The Grove and are passionate about what they do in their involvement and dedication in all facets. They’ve trained together a long while ago and have worked together at The Grove for several years They each see individual and couple clients at The Grove in addition to providing supervision to therapists working at The Grove or elsewhere privately.

Meet the Directors now.

Our tutors and coaches

The Grove Practice is an organisational member of the Association for Coaching, the European Mentoring & Coaching Council, as well as the Gay Business Association. We’re also a member of the UK Register of Learning Providers which is used by the Learning and Skills Council and the Department for Innovation Universities and Skills (DUIS). We boast an expansive team of tutors who run an array of various courses and workshops including a training programme in organisational and leadership development.
Meet our tutors and coaches now.


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Private Heathcare

Your insurer could pay for your counselling at The Grove – we are registered with the major health insurance companies. We’ll explain how to gain authorisation, so the bills go directly to your insurer.

Read more to find out how it works