Counsellor Dean Richardson MNCS(Accred/Reg)

About Dean Richardson

Dean Richardson MNCS(Accred/Reg) is a distinctly private counsellor, working in Portsmouth, Havant and Waterlooville areas of Hampshire, and world-wide via Skype and Zoom video online.

Dean is a fully qualified counsellor working with individual, couples and small group. Plus, unlike others (now into his 23rd year) is regarded as a considerably experienced counsellor.

Dean is a registered counsellor, who has been accredited by the National Counselling SocietyRegistration NCS15-02454 (previously the British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy). The Accreditation/Registration process confirms a counsellor’s substantial level of experience, training and commitment to effective, safe, ethical therapy practice. His full title is: registered accredited counsellor / psychotherapist.

You can learn more about Dean’s private practice by going to his main private practice website:

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Zoom & Skype

Dean Richardson MNSC(Accred/Reg) has been practising therapy via video conferencing (Zoom, Skype etc) since 2007.

He offers safe, secure & confidential counselling / psychotherapy for local residents: Waterlooville to Petersfield, Havant to Chichester, Portsmouth to Cosham – and much further afield – using Zoom & Skype Counselling.

Who might you prefer to work with:

  • A counsellor with over 14 years actual experience of working as a Zoom/Skype video counsellor, originally training with Online Counsellors back in 2007?

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  • A counsellor recently transfering to video due to recent lockdowns having closed their face-to-face practice (and who just might have squeezed-in a brief course too)?

If you’re looking for counselling on video with individuals, couples and groups using Zoom, Skype etc you’d think about contacting Dean Richardson through

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Access Dean Richardson’s specialist counselling services from the comfort and safety of your own home or office.

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Counselling for Blokes

Dean Richardson specialises in Counselling for Blokes.

Whilst most counsellors will accept men for therapy, Dean specialises in the distinct needs that different men need from counselling (especially those who have never entered counselling before).

Available in the Havant and Waterlooville (Hampshire) areas, and online video via Skype & Zoom.

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Individual Counselling

Dean Richardson offers counselling/psychotherapy in Havant and Waterlooville (Hampshire), and via Video Conference (Internet) using Skype and Zoom.

Dean is Accredited by the National Counselling Society (and was an accredited member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy from 2011 until his resignation in 2018).

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He is a member of the Psychotherapy & Counselling Union of Great Britain.

Dean offers an effective application of psychodynamic, systemic & integrated cognitive behavioural approach individuals & couple counselling.

  • Individuals are invited to explore their presenting problems with supportive feedback intended to help learn about how the problems came about in order to discover ways of how to dismantle them.
  • Couples are invited to explore their relationship problems with curiosity, receiving feedback on their relationship system intended to disrupt and unbalance their relationship behaviour, promoting inspiration towards change.
  • Groups are invited to explore their challenging behaviour and to discover their own resolutions to conflicts.

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Couple Counselling

Dean Richardson offers couple counselling/psychotherapy for the specific needs of two adults in a relationship (HavantHampshire).

Standard counselling training courses teach the counsellor to work with an individual.

The counsellor will have no understanding on how to work with a couple.

  • Couples are invited to explore their relationship problems with curiosity, receiving feedback on their relationship system intended to disrupt and unbalance their relationship behaviour, promoting inspiration towards change.

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Small Groups

Dean works with groups – both homogeneous and heterogeneous  – in a counselling setting or supportive setting.

Groups can be helpful for individuals with similar problems to support each other and help work through difficult matters.

Such groups might involve:-

  • All-male support group.
  • All-female support group.
  • Mixed-gender general support group.
  • LGBT support group (mixed sexuality or homogeneous sexuality).
  • Social-struggles support group.
  • Parenting support group.
  • Therapists PPDG/support group.

If you are interested in joining a support group, read more at

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Get in Contact

To get in contact, please use the Contact Form at Havant Counselling. Contact