Therapy & counselling
Boarding School Survivors run weekend workshops in London for male and female adult former boarders. They can also provide you with details of therapists specially trained in boarding issues.
Boarding Recovery is a growing network of therapists who have undertaken specialist training to work with boarding issues.
The Counselling Directory can provide you with details of therapists near you.
The British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) maintain a list of therapists.
The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) maintain a list of therapists.
Some former boarders have found the Hoffman Process to be very helpful, particularly around the relationship with their parents
The UK Council for Psychotherapy
The UK Council for Psychotherapy advises how to find psychotherapists and counsellors
The British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy
The British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy maintains lists of qualified therapists by area.
http://www.boardingrecovery.com is an organisation peopled by a group of accredited psychotherapists and trained counsellors who specialise in working with ‘boarding school survivors’. Boarding Recovery offers a support service for adult ex-boarders whose emotional damage often lies hidden until at some point in their adult lives it re-surfaces in the form of depression, burn out, marital problems or alcohol/drug abuse.
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