About Liz & Level Ground

Level Ground is an established private addiction treatment service. Located discretely in a comfortable, stylish, modern and friendly practice in the heart of the City of London, Level Ground is a one minute walk from Cannon Street London mainline and underground stations.

Level Ground is also situated in equally comfortable rooms on The Drive, Hove, Sussex. A short walk from Hove mainline train station, offering easy parking and on a busy bus route.

Liz Karter is specialist in gambling addiction and women.Responding to the need for a treatment service which meets the individual needs of women with gambling addiction,Liz established Level Ground in January 2010, offering:

* One to one counselling and therapy for women with gambling addiction

Women’s Group Therapy.

Treating gambling addiction since 2001,Liz has appeared on BBC TV’s ‘Missing Live’ & ITV’s ‘This Morning’. Radio interviews include Radio 4′s ‘Woman’s Hour’ & ‘You and Yours’. Liz has given numerous national newspaper and magazine interviews and is a regular conference speaker. Liz is a highly experienced trainer in gambling addiction psychology, for both treatment providers and the gambling industry.

Liz is the author of the book ‘Women and Problem Gambling’ published 12/03/13.01

Whilst continuing to specialise in providing treatment for women with gambling addiction, Level Ground provides counselling and therapy for both men and women.


Talks, training and workshops on the psychology of gambling addiction are available. Details provided on request.

Liz is a member of Community Action for Responsible Gaming (CARG)  a member of the Executive Committee of The Society for the Study of Gambling (SSG) and the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)