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 […]

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 […]

DHC Talking Therapies client feedback – word cloud

Between April and June 2021 we asked 270 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 […]

New Live Well Service launched

The 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 […]

A day in the life of a…Trainee Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner (PWP)

It had been a hope of mine, for quite some time, to train as a PWP. I was therefore delighted when I found a position advertised with DHC Talking Therapies. DHC Talking Therapies offers a wide range of services to the diverse population of Surrey. They service over 130 different locations and are continually refining […]

Employment support for mental health – we can help

DHC Talking Therapies works in partnership with Specialist Employment Advisors, Richmond Fellowship. Support is free if you are experiencing mental health issues whether you are looking for employment or are currently in work. Specialist Employment Advisors can provide a range of guidance and support including: In-work advice and guidance Employer liaison (with your consent) CV […]

Talking therapies client feedback – word clouds

During June, we asked 183 clients to describe their experience with DHC Talking Therapies. They talked to us about how they felt our service had provided support in a practical way, such as their interactions with therapists and the resources provided, and also about how their experience made them feel. We are delighted to see […]