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ABOUT ME

I am a Senior Clinical Psychologist registered with Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) who works therapeutically with young people (16 years +) and adults with psychological difficulties including low mood/depression, anxiety, worry, trauma, stress, grief, relationship difficulties, problems with sleep, OCD, body image difficulties and low self esteem.  

 

Experience

I have over 10 years’ experience working in both private and NHS settings including working in community teams, primary care settings and large teaching hospitals.  I have worked across the life span with children, adults, older adults and people with learning disabilities.  In my current NHS post, I am working as a Senior Clinical Psychologist in a large teaching hospital in Surrey helping to improve the wellbeing of those living with chronic health conditions and also work in the community pain clinic in Surrey Heath. I have also worked in the specialist OCD clinic in the Maudsley Hospital in London obtaining specific clinical experience and worked on several published research projects. Finally, I have experience supervising Clinical Psychologists and other health professionals (including nurses, physiotherapists) in addition to teaching and consultation.  

Specialisms:

As stated above, I can work therapeutically with many different presentations however I also have

particular expertise in the following

- Trauma / Post traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

- Working with clients who have a physical health condition which is impacting on their wellbeing e.g. cancer, epilepsy, skin conditions, fatigue, cystic fibrosis, chronic pain

I am confident you can have a meaningful and satisfying life with more moments of peace, joy and hope.