Some people have an idea that because online counsellors will not see body language, they are at a disadvantage in their job and may not be as effective as face-to-face counsellors.
Face to face sex using webcams
She's a computer-generated avatar, created by a charity called Terre des Hommes.
It's scary that these pedophiles were so easy to flush out, but the use of a computer-generated child by a non-governmental agency to identify potential pedophiles has others spooked too.
Online therapeutic conversations actually have the potential to be more focused than a discussion between therapist and client in the same room.
The distractions of how someone is sitting, what they are wearing and what else is going on in the room are simply not present during online appointments.
She was then charged with public indecency after the show that was originally made for My Free was posted on other sites. The incident greatly increased Sunderland's popularity, and she has continued to webcam and speak positively of it as a career.
Work pressures, family pressures, the sheer hassle of everyday life mean that many people do not have the time to come to our centres.
Then, at the time of your appointment, click on the call button to connect to us and chat to your counsellor.
To find out more about Skype, click here Appointments cost £60 per hour for relationship counselling and £70 per hour for family counselling.
"We believe that criminal investigations using intrusive surveillance measures should be the exclusive responsibility of law enforcement agencies," Europol spokesman Soren Pedersen told Reuters.