Dr Joanna O'Sullivan, BSc, MEd, PsychD, CPsychol
I am a Chartered Counselling Psychologist with over 14 years experience working with adults in a range of counselling settings. In my NHS work I specialise in working with people with long term health conditions and more recently in maternity and gynaecology.
I offer both short and long term therapy, and am based in South Woodford E18 and Bishops Stortford CM23. I am happy to discuss how I work in an initial telephone conversation. More information is also available on my website joannaosullivan.co.uk
Training, qualifications & experience
PsychD Psychotherapeutic and Counselling Psychology, University of Surrey
Introduction to teaching Mindfulness, Oxleas Trust
Internship with the Calgary Family Therapy Programme, University of Calgary
Hypnosis for physical health conditions, Hypnosis Unit UK, University College London
I have extensive experience in the NHS of working with people adjusting to living with long term physical health problems, through to end of life care. I have experience of supporting individuals, couples and families in living with difficult symptoms, pain and the psychological consequences of these, such as anxiety, low mood and panic attacks.
I have practised mindfulness meditation for many years and am currently undertaking further training in this to develop my skills as a teacher.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Anger management
- Carer support
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Low self-esteem
- Passive aggressive behaviour
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Pregnancy and birth
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|