FAQs-Frequently Asked Questions

Will I have to show qualifications for Therapypro?

No, you don’t. Therapyfriends is primarily a friendly site, not an ethical body nor do we offer therapist referrals. From time to time, we might conduct random checks to see if our professionals are still listed with their ethical bodies.

Do I have to ‘prove’ I had therapy ?

No, we don’t want proof, neither would it be nice to look for it. We expect that a site such as Therapyfriends invites honesty. Also, some people may be wanting to have therapy and some of the activities here, such as support groups, might serve the purpose of opening the door to get a taste of what it might be like.

What do the rates mean ?

Our basic membership is a £10 registration one off fee and £10 per month so you can enjoy Friendtalk forums and online group discussions in the safety of a well run website. This helps us cover the costs of running it smoothly.

Do I have to pay separately for support and writing groups ?

Yes. The rates are given in the Events list which you can put in your shopping basket.

Why are the support and writing groups costly ?

Our support groups are run by experienced and qualified professionals. In order to ensure smooth running of groups, considerable experience is required.  Besides, our facilitators work in well known institutions and so, you can assured you are in good hands. 

Can I join just for Friendtalk forums and special interest groups ? And what does this cost me ?

You can join just for the forums and groups. It will cost you £10 one off for registration and £10 per month. In future, we hope to subsidise these costs.

What is the difference between posts and events ?

Posts give you information about the website and its various activities. Events give you the timings and costs and a description of the facilitators.

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