Denbighshire Independent Young Person's Counselling Service (DIYPCS)

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Information about the Denbighshire Independent Young Person's Counselling Service. 

Coronavirus update

The Counselling Service (DIYPCS) is currently providing counselling face to face in schools following health and safety guidelines and continue to offer an online service. New referrals are welcome.

For the latest information about our services and advice please visit

Services and information

Information for young people

Information for young people about the DIYPCS

Information for parents and professionals

Information for parents and professionals about the DIYPCS

About our counselling sessions

Find out about our counselling sessions.

Referrals for counselling

How to refer yourself or someone else to our counselling service.

Consent for counselling

How to provide consent to our counselling service.

Safeguarding and Confidentiality

Read our safeguarding and confidentiality information.

Privacy information

View the DIYPCS privacy information in the Education and Children’s Services privacy notice.

Our social media policy

View the Young Persons Counselling Service's social media policy

Report a child at risk

What to do if you are concerned about the welfare or safety of a child.

Self-harm Pathway

Young people who have carried out an act of self-harm and first present in Education Services are an increasing cause for concern.

Childline (external website)

Childline is a counselling service for children and young people up to their 19th birthday provided by the NSPCC. 

Meic (external website)

Information, advice and advocacy for children and young people

Young Minds (external website)

Young Minds is a charity fighting for children and young people's mental health.

Samaritans (external website)

Whatever you're going through, a Samaritan will face it with you.

Hope Again (external website)

Advice for any young person dealing with the loss of a loved one.