Cognitive Behaviour Psychotherapy (CBT) and EMDR Therapy in Leatherhead and Cobham, Surrey
I am an accredited Cognitive Behaviour Psychotherapist (CBT) and an EMDR Europe Accredited Practitioner. Over the course of fifteen years, as a Registered Mental Health Nurse and later as a CBT Therapist, I worked in a variety of mental health settings within the NHS in therapist roles. These included a number of community mental health teams, a drug and alcohol rehabilitation centre, and an eating disorders service. In addition to running a successful private practice in Cobham at Optima Health and Leatherhead at the Leatherhead Institute, I hold an Associate Tutor post with the University of Surrey where I teach and supervise the practice of trainee CBT practitioners.
In 2006, I completed my Cognitive Behaviour Therapy training at Goldsmiths College, University of London, obtaining a Masters degree. I have been a fully accredited therapist with the British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP) and the Association for Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy (AREBT) since 2007.
What do I do?
I specialise in the treatment of depression and anxiety disorders, including panic attacks, generalised anxiety, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), social anxiety, health anxiety (hypochondriasis), body dysmorphic disorder (BDD), post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), bulimia nervosa, phobias and stress.
What area do I cover?
Unfortunately after nine years, my consulting rooms in Ewell closed at the beginning of September 2016. However, I am still able offer both daytime and evening Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and or EMDR Therapy appointments in Cobham and daytime only appointments in Leatherhead. My room in Leatherhead has disabled access. My room in Cobham is on the first floor. Please contact me if you would like further information.
Leatherhead and Cobham are within a short drive of Cheam, Banstead, Sutton, Esher, Surbiton, New Malden, Worcester Park, Ashtead, Epsom., Ewell, Coulsdon, Croydon, Guildford, Stoke D'Abernon, Bookham, Oxshott, Weybridge, East and West Horsley, Byfleet, and Reigate.