Become An Associate

Why become a Cornerstone Associate?

  • Cornerstone is managed by two highly experienced therapist-supervisors who can offer advice and support
  • Cornerstone is a peaceful and welcoming house adapted as therapy space with five counselling rooms
  • Clients and Associates give positive feedback about the environment (we seek regular feedback)
  • You will be part of a team of experienced private practitioners across a range of specialisms
  • All Associates are vetted to verify qualifications, supervision arrangements and insurance
  • You will remain a self-employed therapist, in charge of your own practice, but in a supportive environment
  • Reception cover and support by qualified counsellor-receptionists and the Co-owners
  • Reception/admin staff will take calls from your clients and help you manage your appointments if necessary
  • Regular marketing undertaken
  • We can provide you with some clients. A small charge is made for a referral
  • A variety of drinks is provided free
  • Regular Associates’ Meetings and Online Forum for a sense of community and place for discussion and feedback
  • In-house workshops by Associates for Associates at modest cost
  • Therapeutic Executorship
  • We pride ourselves on offering a high quality service to Associates and clients

If you would like to join us we particularly welcome applications from therapists who offer any of the following:

  • An existing practice you would like to transfer
  • A specialism or approach which complements what Cornerstone already provides
  • A proactive approach to developing your own private practice
  • Accredited status
  • EAP work
  • Other skills, e.g. training or supervisory experience
  • We require 450 counselling hours to join as an associate

If you would like to take this further please contact Reception on 0114 267 8613 or via email for an Enquiry Form and to arrange a visit if you would like to look round the Centre.

Alternatively, click on New Therapist Form to download the enquiry form and email it back to the email address above