Alison Carter

Job Title:
Volunteer Counselling Associate


Career overview:

BA (Hons) Counselling & Psychotherapy

Post Graduate Diploma Counselling Children and Young people

A colleague and I set up a counselling service for primary schools in Wiltshire; now we and three other counsellors are working in 16 primary schools and one secondary.

Private practice in Salisbury.

What do you do at IYC?

I joined IYC in 2007 as a Volunteer Counsellor and haven’t wanted to leave! I now provide some of the other Volunteer Counsellors with Clinical Supervision.


What attracted you to volunteering at IYC?

I am passionate about counselling as a method of support for emotional health and well-being for children and young people and enabling their potential.