Aquilis was established in 2006 and is a team of qualified counsellors / psychotherapists based at the site of Queen Alexandra Hospital in Cosham, Hampshire.
We offer counselling to Portsmouth University Trust members of staff for a wide range of issues which can include:
  • Anxiety
  • Low mood
  • Stress
  • Work related issues
  • Health issues
  • Self esteem
  • Trauma
  • PTSD
  • Relationship issues
  • Grief and loss
  • Abuse
  • Gender/gender identity
  • Managing change
This is not an exhaustive list - please make contact if you feel stuck or want to talk.
Note: We are a time limited service, and there may be times when you would need to access further support.Your counsellor will help you by advising of the options that may be available to you.
The counselling sessions are confidential, however in the most serious of circumstances we may need to speak to other professionals about your support needs. Aquilis will always try to seek consent before sharing information. We will not share your information with anyone else without your consent unless required to do so by law or in line with our safeguarding policies.
The information you share with Aquilis is held confidentially and separately to your Occupational Health records. We will not share your information with other departments. Your confidentiality is extremely important to us.