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Therapy Today

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Therapy Today

Therapy Today is the flagship professional journal of the British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP).

Published 10 times a year, Therapy Today is the most widely read professional journal for counsellors and psychotherapists in the UK. It also has a strong international presence.

The journal is highly valued by academics, educationalist and grassroots practitioners seeking to share their work with their professional peers.

It publishes a core of feature articles on topics crossing the breadth of counselling and psychotherapy modalities and theoretical approaches, a monthly international section, new book reviews, the latest news and research findings, topical news features, monthly opinion and readers' views columns, and letters pages.

The advertising section comprises on average 30 pages and includes classified, mini ads, recruitment and CPD.

Therapy Today is mailed free to 42,153* members of BACP as part of their membership package.

Target audience

Counsellors & psychotherapists in independent practice

The charity/voluntary sector

Students Health, education, youth and the commercial workplace

Spiritual/pastoral & public sectors

Counselling organisations

*Therapy Today ABC figure - 42,153 (January to December 2014)

Run of paper display advertising can be carried with a minimum size of a quarter page, and an add on rate of 25%, subject to approval by the Advertising Manager.

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Circulation figure: 42,153*

*Therapy Today ABC figure – 42,153 (January - December 2014)

Ten issues a year are published, on or around 19th of the month (except January and August).

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Deadlines, dimensions and costs

Booking and copy deadlines for all display and recruitment adverts:

2pm 18 March 2015 for April issue
2pm 15 April 2015 for May issue
2pm 13 May 2015 for June issue
2pm 17 June 2015 for July issue
2pm 12 August 2015 for September issue
2pm 16 September 2015 for October issue
2pm 14 October 2015 for November issue
2pm 18 November 2015 for December issue
2pm 13 January 2016 for February 2016 issue
2pm 17 February 2016 for March 2016 issue
2pm 16 March 2016 for April 2016 issue


Mini advert

57mm (h) x 76mm (w)

Quarter page

118mm (h) x 76mm (w)

Half page

240mm (h) x 76mm (w) portrait
118mm (h) x 156mm (w) landscape

Full page

240mm (h) x 156mm (w)






Classified (price per word) 




Mini advert




Quarter page




Half page




Full page




Inside back cover




Outside back cover









Mini advert




Quarter page




Half page




Full page




All advertising rates quoted are exclusive of VAT 


Please contact Jinny Hughes to arrange for a quotation. A sample of the material for insertion will be required. All loose items are sent in the same package as the journal but may not necessarily be inserted into the publication itself.

Inserts are accepted into the journal subject to approval. The mailing house delivery details are available once the insert is approved. Full mailing figure is 42,153* (subject to increase). All prices shown below are exclusive of vat.

Up to 25 grams  £200 per 1000.

For inserts over 25 grams in weight contact Jinny.hughes@bacp.co.uk for a quotation.

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Production requirements

Artwork must be sent as an electronic file in InDesign (MAC version CS4 or later), Microsoft Word or PDF format, or sent by email to Sam Edwards.

Approval & disclaimer

Advertisements are only accepted at the discretion of BACP and must not be contrary to agreed BACP policies and practice. They must comply with the British Code of Advertising Practice. A full version of BACP Advertising Terms and Conditions* are available on request from the Advertising Manager.

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Advertising space must be booked in writing.  All advertisements under £300, inclusive of VAT, must be prepaid. Terms & Conditions apply*.

For further information please contact us:

Jinny.hughes@bacp.co.uk / 01455 883314

David.partridge@bacp.co.uk / 01455 883398

Samantha.edwards@bacp.co.uk / 01455 883319