Scotlandtherapy Clinical Psychotherapy, Psychoanalysis, Hypnotherapy, Mindfulness

Welcome to Scotlandtherapy, Psychotherapy & Psychoanalysis. Edinburgh, Glasgow, Falkirk, Dublin, Online

This website contains what we hope are informative and useful pages of information on different types of therapy, different conditions those therapies can help with, and the ways certain conditions may present. Sometimes this might sound really clinical, but Advertising standards mean we have to be careful how we phrase things, and sorry if this makes things sound a little cold or scientific! Ours is a holistic and customised service, but built around evidence based methods.

Psychoanalyis from Scotlandtherapy

Quick Links!

  • For Psychoanalysis, psychodynamic, cognitive behavioural, systems, linguistic, hypno-analysis and mindfulness based: click HERE
  • For Mindfulness, MBCT, MBSR, Mindfulness tuition, mindful analysis and other variations: Click HERE
  • For Humanistic Psychotherapy and counselling, Click HERE
  • For Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and variations of CBT: Click HERE
  • For Counselling, including short term, non clinical, grief and integrative click HERE
  • For Couples Counselling, Click HERE
  • For Hypnotherapy, including cognitive behavioural hypnotherapy, Ericksonian and Hypno-analysis, click HERE
  • For Seated Massage and Acupressure, Click HERE
  • For LGBT* and BDSM related click HERE
  • For Non Neuro Typical click HERE
  • For all other issues, conditions and styles, please explore the menu options at the top of each page!

Scotlandtherapy are Quality Award winners

Who are the therapists?

Stuart is the full time practitioner, seeing clients in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Falkirk. Denise is part time and in support (restricted availability by disability). Both therapists are fully insured, qualified and professionally registered and are listed on two Professional Standards Authority Accredited Registers. PSA ARs are for healthcare practitioners not subject to statutory regulation. Denise primarily has a support role due to personal health issues.

Our challenge: Operating a holistic and customised service, combining eastern and western philosophical learning, while basing our approach around research evidenced methods. 

Names: Stuart and Denise Morgan-Ayrs.
Contact: Business address: South Side Therapy Centre,
1st Floor, 86 Southside Centre, Edinburgh, EH9 1PY
Status: Sole Practitioner Partnership, HMRC registered.

Each therapist has a different skills blend of therapies and background. Both however are accredited psychotherapists and both have also worked in mental health support roles.

We are specialists in combining Eastern & Western Psychologies, Philosophies and Processes, and building them around
evidenced based practice.

As a therapist I (Stuart) have been through personal trauma myself and have personal as well as professional interest in a number of the specialities I work in. I am multi modal in nature, meaning I have graduate or post graduate training in a number of different models of therapy that can be used separately or in an integrated manner. I am especially dedicated to western psychodynamic methods combined with eastern humanistic methods. I believe in using honesty with my clients (Disciplined Personal Involvement) while maintaining a safe environment, balancing analytic challenge, with unconditional positive regard. The goal is to be holistic and kind but clinically effective.

Our ethos in regard to style and medical labels, click HERE

Unless specifically stated otherwise, therapy work is provided under the primary ethical code and accreditation of the NACHP for both therapists.

How to use this site

Please take your time to read through the sections that you feel may apply to you.  You do not have to choose a therapy or a label, the information is there as a resource only. If you decide that maybe we can help you, drop us an email and ask any questions you may have. We will send you a free no obligation set of information files covering pretty much every question you are likely to have generally. You can ask any personal or specific questions in advance by email in confidence and without charge. We do not however discuss matters over the phone, only by email.

If you decide to proceed, you can then book in by email.

Please note: WE DO NOT DO “QUICK FIX” work. We only engage in clinically appropriate therapy provision based around NICE / Research evidence based protocols.  If you request a therapy method that is not clinically appropriate and this is identified at the assessment, we will suggest a suitable alternative and give you a “cooling off” period to consider your options.

How to book in
  1. Have a look through this website
  2. Email for our free no obligation information files
  3. If you wish to proceed email to book in
  4. Attend an assessment session where a case history will be taken and treatment options discussed.
  5. If you wish to continue with treatment, and if the assessment indicates the practitioner is right for you, you can continue in therapy with that practitioner.
  6. If you choose to continue, regular weekly or fortnightly attendance is required, and a cancellation policy applies.

To go ahead and ask for an information pack, EMAIL HERE

Not within reach of our bases in Edinburgh, Falkirk, Glasgow or Dublin?
We also offer skype sessions and these can be supported by our Stress Management Work Book available from Amazon in kindle or hard copy  HERE

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Contact via the contact us page HERE


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