Dr Andrew Reeves

Andrew ReevesDr Andrew Reeves is a freelance trainer, author, editor, supervisor (of clinical work and research) and counsellor/psychotherapist, with over 25 years experience working in a range of settings, including secondary mental health care; child protection; with vulnerable adults; higher education and in schools.

He is author of Counselling Suicidal Clients (Sage, 2010), An Introduction to Counselling and Psychotherapy: From Theory to Practice (Sage, 2013), Challenges in Counselling: Self-Harm (Hodder Education, 2013), and co-edited with Prof Windy Dryden Key Issues for Counselling in Action: Second Edition (Sage, 2008) and The Handbook of Individual Therapy: Sixth Edition.

He is series editor for a new series of books by Sage, due in 2015, and will be author of one of those books, Working with Risk in Counselling and Psychotherapy.  He is a former Editor of Counselling and Psychotherapy Research journal.  He was currently Lead Author for the BACP/Department of Health Counselling MindEd e-learning project, developing free e-learning resources for counsellors and psychotherapists who work with children, young people and young adults.

Andrew is the current Chair of the BACP.

Past Events with Andrew Reeves

Tight Ropes and Safety Nets: Counselling Suicidal Clients

We do book stalls sometimes, usually so we can show off our FREE BTP bookmarks!

We do book stalls sometimes, usually so we can show off our FREE BTP bookmarks!





Testimonials for Andrew Reeves’s training

“This training was accessible to me (recently qualified) and experienced practitioners”

“I felt energised by this workshop – despite the difficulty of the subject matter”

“Andrew was a very enjoyable speaker, he made a difficult subject less intimidating”

“Andrew was fantastic – what an engaging speaker. He was grounded, very knowledgeable, humble and so importantly humorous”

“Brilliant – in depth and compassionate yet funny”

“Andrew was fluent, informed and informative, he has positive energy, and is not afraid to give personal opinion, what a brilliant use of humour”

“Andrew is the most human, engaging and facilitating trainer around. He communicates so effectively in all situations, whether one to one, small group or conference situations”

“Utterly delightful, approachable, relational, accessible, knowledgeable, brilliant”


Brighton Therapy Partnership has worked with many trainers and speakers in the field of counselling and psychotherapy. To see a full list, visit our speaker page. In addition, we regularly interview speakers for our blog.