We provide Independent Educational Psychology and Counselling Services to schools in East Sussex, West Sussex and surrounding areas.
We offer a range of services including consultation, assessment, supervision, advice and training on specific difficulties (dyslexia, dyscalculia, dyspraxia etc); emotional awareness in children; SENCo or NQT training/advice; crisis response, counselling, therapy and more.
Our Educational Psychology services are bespoke to fit your needs. We are currently unable to see and visit children within East Sussex Schools.
Online advice, consultations and training available for parents and teachers, across the UK. Many are currently contacting us for online dyslexia advice
Assessment is conducted in a relaxed and friendly way that is comfortable for you. An assessment typically involves:
A report is provided in under 10 days.
Children and students with dyslexia, dyspraxia and other needs are shown a strength and weakness profile, accompanied by recommendations.
If in the Sixth Form, a report might enable students to access a Needs Assessment for Disability Student Allowance (DSA), resulting in resources to assist with their dyslexic or particular learning needs.
We provide advice and consultation with SENCos, Inclusion Managers, Headteachers, Class teachers, parents and others.
We deliver awareness raising courses and briefings lead by an Educational Psychologist.
Our courses explore what a specific learning difficulty (such as dyslexia) is and how it can affect individuals, outlining their skills and abilities and presenting strategies for both teaching staff and the individual.
Schools usually contact us directly regarding their specific training needs. Bereavement and Counsellor support available
Person centred counselling services are available from September 2020; available in person, online, or via phone to both organisations and individuals. Training in mental health is also available.
We provide support and services to businesses, schools, employers and individuals in East Sussex (Bexhill, Eastbourne, Lewes, Hastings and beyond).
Individual sessions, short and long term contracts offered, depending on availability.
Our bespoke Educational Psychology Services generally involve the following:
Read more about our services for schools, the benefits of using us as your school provider and how to purchase our services. Do you need a school Counsellor? Please get in touch if so
Our counselling approach is empowering, using person centred principles.
We may also use a range of other approaches which we feel will help.
Our first step is to organise a brief chat to talk through key details and find out if Ria’s services are suitable for you. Ria is primarily a person-centred counsellor based in Bexhill, operating in Hastings, Eastbourne and surrounding areasContact us for more information.