About 3 Amble

3 Amble is a sister unit of Someone Cares. A space where self employed counsellors, therapists, local community groups and partner organisations work co-operatively to provide high quality private work, training and support services to meet the emotional and psychological needs of adults and children living in Tyne and Wear.

At 3 Amble we aim to make the best possible services available to you at a reasonable cost. All revenue generated from this space is used to provide additional services that meet our Charitable aims to support survivors of abuse.

We welcome external practitioners wishing to use the consulting room on a regular or one off basis, who are keen to work in an environment where services vary in style but are essentially holistic and client focused. Our training space is versatile and can be used as both an informal or formal meeting space for client group work, seminars, small conferences, training workshops or team away days.

The building is detached on its own grounds making it a quiet and relaxed environment from which to work. It’s location is just off the main bus routes into North Shields and 10 mins walk from Percy Main Metro Station. Car parking space is available to the rear of the building.

The building is accessible and can accommodate services out of normal office hours.

Requirements of use:

  • All Counsellors and therapists wishing to use the space are required to provide evidence of insurance, membership of a recognised body and work within their code of ethics.
  • Bookings must be made a week in advance of any appointments.
  • Practitioners must take responsibility to meet and greet their own clients
  • Out of hours work is agreeable on condition that the practitioner secures the space on completion of their sessions

Private Counselling

Generic counselling at 3 Amble is provided by qualified practitioners who have areas of specific interest, experience and skill.

To enable us to appoint a counsellor that best suits your needs it is important that we ask all prospective clients a number of questions when you fist make contact with us. An initial discussions can be done over the phone, in person or through video link and provides you also with the opportunity to ask questions and seek answers to decide whether counselling is right for you.

People seek counselling from 3 Amble do so for many reasons, typically we support individuals facing;

Stress – Anxiety – Bereavement – Depression – Eating disorders – Family matters – Parenting – Work related issues – Problems with Alcohol and Substance misuse – Loss – Self Harm – Identity Issues – Sexuality – Ageing – Sleeping Difficulties – Relationships

What to expect

Counselling gives you the time and space to talk about and look at what is troubling you most at present. During your counselling session, you will be encouraged to express your emotions and share your worries and fears. By discussing your concerns with someone who acknowledges your feelings, the counsellor can help you gain a better understanding of your feelings and thought processes, as well as identifying ways to help you reach your own positive solutions to problems.

You will be offered an initial single sessions of 50 minutes before agreeing to a short course of sessions over a few weeks if needed. The price per session is £30.

To make a booking or for further information fill in the form below.

Consulting rooms

We have 4 individual consulting  rooms and 2 larger therapeutic rooms suitable for a range of practices for private use. Each room is furnished appropriately however depending on your requirements and length of use you can bring with you your own couch, chairs etc

Rooms rates start from £10 per hour and are required to be booked in blocks of 5

To make a booking or for further information fill in the form below.

Event space

We run a friendly, client focused service enabling you to take full ownership of your event space for the duration of your hire.

Our requirements of use are simply to leave both the kitchen and training area clean and tidy as you would expect to find it and to ensure that all equipment is switched off and returned to its secured place when not in use.

The cost of booking the event space is £10 per hour. Additional charges for equipment use and catering can be discussed at the time of booking.

To make a booking or for further information fill in the form below.

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