Who we are

UBUNTU Counselling services is a unique non-for-profit Health and Wellbeing Social Care Social Enterprise based in Devon.

We work across the South West of England and further afield.

UBUNTU Counselling Services offers Multicultural Counselling, support and education

The company is limited by guarantee with social aims Co-founded in September 2010 by Dr Faith Stafford and Chukumeka Maxwell.  They were joined by John Woolner and Barbara Mitchel as a director in July 2011 


Dr Faith Stafford is a BACP senior accredited counsellor/psychotherapist and supervisor of individuals and groups.

Our clinical psychology students  are registered with British Psychological Society.

Governance is via the Devon Partnership Trust ,Dept of Clinical Psychology via a senior Clinical Psychologist .

Chukumeka Maxwell is a registered Independent Social worker, part-time university lecturer and also works for the NHS.

All the directors have drawn on their years of professional and lived experience.We have a  network of skilled professional associates ,supported by university student placements to provide a holistic service (Holism) that is responsive to the individual ,family and community needs of the “mind body and spirit”