BACP stands for the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy. It is a professional organisation in the United Kingdom that sets standards, promotes ethical practice, and provides support and resources for counsellors and psychotherapists. BACP plays a crucial role in maintaining professional standards, promoting research, and advocating for the advancement of counselling and psychotherapy as effective forms of mental health support.


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