1-1 Support and Counselling Services in Lanarkshire

Counselling and Mental Health Support

Liber8 is a charity that provides a wide range of counselling services to adults and young people in Lanarkshire. Since 2007, we have supported people affected by mental health problems, alcohol misuse and substance use - ensuring that professional therapy is accessible to anyone who needs it. 

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What To Expect

Get Involved

Voluteering opportunities come in all shapes and sizes and that’s what makes our world go round!

Student Counsellor Placements

Gain experience in practice-based training to a professionally recognised level.


Qualified Counsellors

Join Liber8 as a qualified counsellor - applications are always open, whatever your commitment.


First Responders

Our lived experience volunteers connect people to recovery-focused opportunities, acting as the first point of contact for the Beacons Recovery Hubs.


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News & Updates

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COVID-19 and Liber8

We have taken the necessary steps to make our service as safe as possible. The majority of our one-to-one counselling appointments are currently taking place in person. However, depending on the service, some appointments are taking place online. 

Where to Find Us

Blantyre Base,
Liber8 (Lanarkshire) Ltd.,
1-3 Station Road, Blantyre,
South Lanarkshire, G72 9AA

01698 533 035