Prince Harry undergoing EMDR therapy

EMDR therapy receives royal approval

Prince Harry has revealed he is undergoing EMDR therapy to help deal with the loss of his mother.

Mental Health Awareness Week 2021 Nature

Connect With Nature

So this week is Mental Health Awareness Week in the UK and this year’s theme is Connect with Nature. Although COVID has brought us many new anxieties it has also brought about new positive opportunities and interests. A major one has been an increase in our interaction with and appreciation of the flora and fauna […]

Neil Dowsland counsellor and EMDR therapist

Happy 1st Birthday to us!

The Victoria Therapy Centre opened in January 2020 to provide mental health services to those in and around the Shipley area. Based in a prominent listed building on Victoria Road, the owners Neil and Helena Dowsland said: “We wanted to create a comfortable and purpose designed setting with a high street presence in order to […]

Counsellor CBT EMDR Saltaire, Shipley

We are open!

Following the Government’s relaxation of the lockdown rules, we have now re-opened the Victoria Therapy Centre for in-person psychotherapy and counselling appointments. We have conducted a risk assessment and implemented a number of procedures to help ensure social distancing, hygiene and minimise the risk of transmission. New procedures include hand sanitising stations, cleaning and sanitising […]

Time To Talk Day for Time To Change Campaign logo

Time to talk on Sat 8th Feb?

Victoria Therapy Centre in Saltaire is holding a Time To Talk event next Saturday to support Time to Talk Day. Time to Talk Day is organised by Time to Change, the campaign to change how we all think and act about mental health problems, led by charities Mind and Rethink Mental Illness. It aims to […]

Counsellors Therapy Saltaire, Shipley


Welcome to the Victoria Therapy Centre, Saltaire. We offer a range of psychological therapies from our lovely therapy rooms in the heart of the village. We offer one-to-one counselling, psychotherapy and CBT therapy as well as group therapy and workshops on specific subjects. Watch this space for more information on upcoming events and new services. […]