020 7791 2855 talktome@positiveeast.org.uk 159 Mile End Road, London E1 4AQ


Sometimes people who are affected by HIV need the opportunity to talk through their problems and concerns.

Our Counselling and Psychotherapy Service provides free and confidential one-to-one support.

What counselling can help with:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Recent diagnosis
  • Disclosure
  • Illness or disability
  • Starting medication
  • Stigma and Discrimination
  • Disclosure
  • Traumatic experiences
  • Sexual assault
  • Childhood experiences
  • Identity
  • Relationships
  • Sex
  • Sexuality
  • Bereavement
  • Loss
  • Self confidence
  • Low self esteem
  • Changes and transitions

Aims of the Service

To provide confidential counselling, psychotherapeutic or psychological support to people affected by HIV who are experiencing problems related to stressful or traumatic life events. We aim to improve mental health and to support people in leading an independent life.


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Could this service help you?

Our counselling and psychotherapy service provides free and confidential one-to-one support.