Summary: University of Southampton
Code of Practice
Last amended September 2006
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Introduction The University Counselling Service has produced this code of
practice for potential and current clients as a guide to using the counselling service.
Rather than a set of rules the code should be seen as a flexible framework of good
practice. If clients find anything in the code which is not helpful or which would be
disadvantageous to them they are invited to discuss their concerns with one of the
counselling team or the head of service.
Mission Statement The counselling service supports students and staff of the