Appointments & Fees

Accessing Psychological Therapy

Five Valleys Psychology provides assessment and therapeutic services for adults and young people based on self referrals or referrals from GP’s, insurances companies, employers, solicitors etc.

Information for Self-referring clients

If you have decided that you would like private psychological therapy and you would like to discuss your needs, ask questions or make an appointment, please get in touch by:

Information for Referrers

  • Please call 07855 272 817 (please leave a message on the answerphone and the best time to get back to you)
  • Please write by email to or by post to Dr Nicci Earley, The Consulting Rooms, 7 Nelson Street, Stroud, GL52HL.

A mutually convenient time to meet at The Consulting Rooms will be arranged for an initial assessment/consultation and be put in writing. Your needs will be discussed and a decision will be made regarding the next best steps. Please note that there is no obligation to commit beyond the first appointment.


For self-funding clients, the fee is £100.00 per 50 minute therapy session and 1 hour assessment sessions. This is for individuals and couples.

For other referral sources (e.g. insurance companies/employers), the fee is £120.00 per hour. Please contact your health insurance provider for authorisation in the first instance. An authorisation number is required before therapy can proceed.

Some concessionary rates are considered.

Payment is taken at the end of each session, by cash or cheque. Unfortunately, there is no facility for credit/debit card. Cheques are to be made payable to Dr Nicci Earley. 24 hours notice is required for cancelled appointments. In the event that an appointment is cancelled with less than 24 hours notice a charge will be incurred.