Living With Mental Health Conference 2017

An amazing and rare chance to hear Professor Brian Thorne and Professor Michael Carroll speaking at our 2017 Conference and Anniversary Celebrations on 28/10/17 in Birmingham!

Both Brian and Michael, along with Pete Sanders, will be signing copies of their books during the event!

Additionally, we are delighted to announce that due to unexpected sponsorship we can now offer 50 tickets at the greatly reduced price of £65.

Please book NOW to avoid missing out on this deal.

We also offer concessions for groups and students.

Ring Carmel directly on 07702 415419 to discuss further.

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We provide...

One to one counselling for children and young people aged 12-25

Free and confidential service

Warm, welcoming and safe environment

Trained and experienced Counsellors

We offer a high level of confidentiallity to all of our clients. However, there may be times when we need to speak to other people if we feel you are or may be in danger. 

"At Open Door we are really passionate that you receive the very highest level of care"

Carmel Mullan-Hartley 

Senior BACP Accredited Counsellor 

Managing Director

Our history...

Estabished in 1967 by a group of visionary Counsellors and Consultant Psychiatrists to serve the needs of vulnerable young people across Birmingham.


Open Door is a BACP accredited counselling service


The agency is staffed by a team of trained volunteers. All recruited, selected and trained by the service


Open Door is registered charity and a company limited by guarantee