Live Well Service in Dorking

Live Well Service brings together a team of specialists within GP practices to provide a range of physical, emotional and social support.  The Live Well Service for Dorking patients offers a coordinated approach between professionals such as CBT therapists, social prescribers, clinical pharmacists and your GP. The team will work together to develop an individualised […]

Client Feedback – Word Cloud

Recently we asked clients to describe their experience with DHC Talking Therapies. They told us how they felt about the journey they took, from referring themselves for help, through to their interaction with their therapist and how the whole experience had made them feel. Some of the most commonly used words were: HelpfulTalkSupportUnderstandingListenedGreat Our team […]

Latest Group Course Testimonials

Our team runs a range of free and confidential group courses throughout the year. These groups focus on many different mental health needs, but what they all have in common is how effective they are in helping those who join them. Below is some of the latest feedback from our ‘Depression and low self-esteem’ groups… […]

Brand new introductory CBT courses for Worry and Depression

Our new group courses will help you start your therapy journey using CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy) New courses available now: Introduction to CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy)This 2 session course can help you if you have anxiety and anxiety-specific problems such as health anxiety or social anxiety. Find out more Introduction to Worry and CBTFind out […]

Welcome to our new cohort of trainees!

The DHC Talking Therapies team are delighted to welcome this year’s cohort of trainee therapists. A total of 21 trainee CBT Therapists and Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners have now started their programmes with us. We believe that it’s vital to invest in the development of our trainees to help them support us in delivering a great […]

Annual Staff Survey – 2020

Every year DHC carries out an NHS Staff Survey to see what we are doing well and identify areas for improvement. Our 2020/21 survey is now complete and we are delighted that 95% of staff say they feel enthusiastic about their job at DHC and that 94% ranked care of patients as the organisation’s top […]

Surrey Heartlands CCG approves DHC Quality Account 2020-21

As a provider of NHS care, DHC is required to prepare an annual Quality Account for submission to Surrey Heartlands Care Commissioning Group (CCG) who is responsible for planning and buying health services for our local population. Our Quality Account is a report that provides information about the quality of services we deliver to patients […]

Message to my therapist; a personal reflection

This message was written by a client to the therapist who helped them through an exceptionally tough time. They felt so low and overwhelmed that they didn’t feel able to go on but they reached out to DHC Talking Therapies for help. With the guidance of a therapist, they were helped to understand their emotions […]