Richard Bryant-Jefferies

Counselling, Psychotherapy and Coaching Author, Consultant in Equalities and Diversity, Counselling and Self-Awareness Trainer

Let me introduce myself. My name is Richard Bryant-Jefferies. I am an author of books (non-fiction and fiction) on counselling and psychotherapy themes, and self-development. I have had over 20 titles published and numerous chapters in books edited by other professionals.


I also have experience of working in the NHS as a manager and healthcare professional, working in addictions and in management roles. Since 2006 until early 2014 I was Head of Equalities and Diversity at Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust in London.


Training offered

I have 20 years of experience of running training for professionals from a wide range of backgrounds and professions. Training content has included:

  • person-centred counselling
  • counselling and communication skills,
  • personal and spiritual growth,
  • working with people who have alcohol problems,
  • cultural competency,
  • implications of the Equality Act 2010,
  • equality impact assessment.


People attending have included staff from the NHS, local authority services, as well as voluntary and independent practitioners.


If you would like to discuss what training I can offer to your group or organisation, please contact me.

Training - development and delivery



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