Renew Counselling and Training

About Renew Counselling and Training

We’re proud to run a multi-layered, high-quality and far-reaching service, supported by a group of dedicated professionals that specialise in everything from counselling adults, young people and children to delivering training and supervision.

We’re passionate about giving you a safe space to do the work and a voice to make yourself heard, but ultimately our goal is to enable you to build on your own strengths as you grow and develop.

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Renew Counselling, Legg Street, Chelmsford CM1 1AH, UK

Memberships and accreditations

  • BACP


09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 16:00
Not available
Not available

Types of sessions offered

  • In Person

Languages spoken

  • English

What I can help with

  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Bereavement
  • Bullying
  • Care Leavers
  • Changes in Behaviour
  • Changes to family set up
  • Changing Schools
  • Child to Parent Violence
  • Confidence Concern
  • Cultural Issues
  • Dealing with a big life event
  • Depression
  • Dermatillomania
  • Difficulties making Friends
  • Eating Issues
  • Emotional Abuse
  • Environmental Anxiety
  • Exam Pressures
  • Family Dynamics
  • Friendship Issue
  • Gender Identity
  • General Concern
  • Grief & Loss
  • Illness and Health Conditions
  • Impact of Separation or Divorce
  • Impact of the Pandemic
  • Inter-generational Trauma
  • Low self-confidence
  • Low self-esteem
  • Mental health issues
  • Moving Home
  • Nervousness
  • OCD
  • Online – gaming & devices
  • Online – social media
  • Parent Child Relationship
  • Parent Support
  • Physical Abuse
  • Physical and Functional Health
  • Race Issues
  • Reluctance to go to school
  • Sadness
  • School Transitions
  • Self - Injury
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexuality
  • Sibling Issues
  • Sleeping Issues
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Thoughts
  • Teenage Issues
  • Tourette's Syndrome and Tics
  • Transition into becoming a Teenager
  • Trichotillomania

Specialist Areas

  • Anxiety
  • Attachment
  • Body Dysmorphia
  • Child Sexual Abuse
  • Cultural Issues
  • Developmental Trauma
  • Domestic Violence
  • Eating Disorders
  • Gambling
  • Gender & Identity
  • Grooming
  • Looked After Children
  • Mental Health Disorders
  • OCD
  • Physical Neglect
  • Racism
  • Self Harm & Self Injury
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Suicide
  • Trauma

Further information

From our beginnings as the West Ham Central Mission, to our role today as a counselling and training charity, Renew’s work has always had people at its heart.

To provide high quality, effective and affordable counselling to help people face whatever life throws at them and to make the best of future opportunities.

To see thousands of children, young people and adults experience life in its fullness.

We believe that every human being is unique, valuable and destined to live fully.

We will:
- Be non-judgemental – whatever the issue.
- Respect age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation and faith.
- Provide the space that counselling gives.
- Offer a response tailored to individual need.

We are committed to:
- Providing high-quality, low-cost, accessible and responsive counselling and psychotherapeutic interventions to such persons.
- Training counsellors to a high professional standard.
- Supervising and training other professionals who are engaged with emotional and mental health issues.