Counselling for Mental Health & Well-Being

Effective talking therapy near Rotherham to deal with tough times

If you seek help for something that seems impossible, why not check me out? I run a private counselling service near Wath upon Dearne, have lots of experience in mental health work, and can offer you an appointment soon.

Counselling helps your mental health and well-being because feeling that somebody understands what you’re going through reduces emotional and physical stress. What’s more, in time, you could learn to manage your emotions and improve the quality of life you and your family enjoy. 

Healthy you, healthy relationships.

Finding suitable counselling is essential because you want to be sure it will be effective before you commit yourself. Therefore, to make private counselling accessible, I offer a free consultation so you can see for yourself what a difference talking with me could make.

“I felt a huge weight lift from my shoulders.”


Accessible Counselling

A private counselling service such as this makes therapy accessible because you can get an appointment quickly. Therefore, you can avoid the distress caused by the long waiting lists that sadly come with statutory counselling services.

Therapy near you - Mike Underwood
Mike Underwood MBACP

“I was surprised how quickly I got an appointment.”


In fact, private counselling, in general, offers you a range of benefits, and I can provide the following.

Experienced male counsellor

Therapy tailored to your needs

Face-to-face or online therapy

Flexible hours: 9 am to 9 pm

Get an appointment fast

Concessionary rates available

60 or 90-minute sessions

Unlimited sessions available

Confiding in someone like me would mean you could speak freely because I am here to offer understanding, not to judge.

“I don’t know how it worked. I just feel loads better.”


Perhaps you would like to be more confident; then you could say “no” without guilt, stop trying to fit in with others and stay calm in situations that trigger you. Additionally, you may find healthier ways to express yourself and not be misunderstood.

Accessible help for mental health
Let go of your fears and live.

Areas of Expertise

One factor in choosing the best service for you is finding someone experienced in the issues affecting your mental health, so here are some of the issues I have worked with:

  • Depression
  • Bereavement
  • Men’s Issues
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

View my professional membership and qualifications.

“Counselling changes lives.”


Face-to-face or Online Sessions

Sessions are usually a full hour each.

MediaCost per hour

Payment options include cash, direct bank payment, bank card and PayPal.

PayPal accepted

Concessionary rates are available for retirees, students, NHS staff and holders of a Blue Light Card.


“After talking to you, I’ve found it much easier to open up and share my feelings with my partner.”


“Talking to you enabled me to get right into my centre.”


“I felt I could understand more about who I am and what my future expectations are.”


“I felt comfortable enough to dive deeper than ever before.”


“Things started to improve once I stopped thinking you were going to fix it for me.”


“I have known Mike Underwood since his training days. He is an experienced, skilled, approachable, empathetic, and compassionate counsellor whom I highly recommend.”

Mr. D. Thompson, Bsc (Hons), DN, DNS, (RMN, RGN, EMDR practitioner, retired).

Have a Free Consultation

Try a free consultation as a half-hour session with no charge or a full hour for just £20.

A consultation would give you the chance to clarify how counselling would help you with your current situation and see how comfortable you are talking to the counsellor.

Book a consultation.

Stock photos by Unsplash