Welcome to the Albany Centre

Centrally located in the heart of St Albans, The Albany Centre is dedicated to providing training and therapy services including counselling, clinical supervision, writing, voice/speech therapy and much more. Our central location means we are able to provide low cost room hire for therapists, training areas and facilities for professionals as well as meeting and interview rooms suitable for small businesses. All our rooms are comfortable, decorated to a very high standard and all come with complimentary WiFi.

The Albany Centre is 10 minutes’ walk from both St Albans City and St Albans Abbey train stations and there is ample public parking available at the nearby Maltings car park which is also situated on Victoria Street.


“The right balance of good facilities, very clean, tidy and uncluttered, friendly support with retreat-style calmness and flexibility. I feel I’ve found another reflective place and oasis.”

Mark Sanderson, Head of Mobility Services, Guide Dogs


“The best booking system I’ve come across in Hertfordshire – straightforward to use and easily accessible.”

Simon Mason, Thrive Consultant, The Herts Hypnotherapy & Thrive Programme Clinic


“Booking rooms at The Albany Centre was a great business decision as they allowed me to create a thriving practice. With flexible booking systems and great room rates they are the ideal place for a therapy business venue.”

Martina McKeough, Clinical Hypnotherapist and NLP Practitioner

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Jon Wilson-Cooper, Director of The Albany Centre

Jon Wilson Cooper

Director of The Albany Centre

I offer individual and group counselling/psychotherapy. My primary training is as a Gestalt Psychotherapist, with 27 years’ experience, and additionally I have a broad experience of other styles of therapy including Person-Centred and Psychodynamic approaches.

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Pippa Wilson

Director of The Albany Centre

I qualified as a speech and language therapist in 1990 and specialise in voice work. I also offer voice coaching; if you want to explore and improve the voice you have, wish to achieve a specific goal, or you think there’s a problem with your voice, do please get in touch.

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Ideally located in the heart of St Albans:

Counselling student’s portal




Supervision student’s portal