Dr. Madeleine Vieira - Clinical Child Psychologist (HCPC, BPS, PTUK registered)
Dr. Madeleine Vieira - Clinical Child Psychologist
(PhD, MA, PgDip, Cert.Clin.Sup, HCPC, BPS, PTUK)
Dr. Madeleine Vieira is a Clinical Child Psychologist based in South Kensington, London. She works in private practice offering Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Cognitive Behavioural Play Therapy, Play and Creative Arts Therapy, and Diagnostic Assessments to children.
In addition, Dr. Madeleine Vieira offers Clinical Supervision to Play and Creative Arts Therapy trainees and professionals.
Please visit: www.DrMadeleineVieira.com and www.DrVieira-assessments.com
Training, qualifications & experience
Dr. Madeleine Vieira has studied at the C.G. Jung Institute in Los Angeles, has a Master of Arts degree from the University of Exeter, and a Doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology graduated in the top 2%.
In addition to being a registered Clinical Psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), she is a qualified Test/Assessment User registered on the Register of Qualifications in Test Use (RQTU) of the British Psychological Society (BPS) .
Madeleine is also an Accredited Play and Creative Arts Therapist and Certified Clinical Supervisor in Play and Creative Arts Therapy registered with Play Therapy United Kingdom (PTUK) accredited by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).
She works in accordance with HCPC, BPS and PTUK's ethical framework, conduct of practice and clinical governance procedures. Dr. Madeleine Vieira has an Enhanced CRB Certificate and is also covered by professional indemnity insurance. She is also registered with the Information Commissioners Office (ICO) for data protection.
She regularly attends support group meetings, training courses and annual conferences to further her professional development.
Dr. Madeleine Vieira previously worked as a Play and Creative Arts Therapist at a school in Chelsea and as a Behavioural Therapist with children diagnosed with Autism and various developmental disabilities during which she had to analyse children's behaviour and implement behavioural strategies using Applied Behaviour Analysis - Discrete Trial Therapy and Play Therapy as a behavioural modification intervention.
Dr. Madeleine Vieira also has experience serving as a Clinical Play Facilitator in a Children’s Program for which she had to undergo intense training in Los Angeles.
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Anger management
- Anorexia nervosa
- Antisocial personality disorder
- Asperger's syndrome
- Attachment disorder
- Avoidant personality disorder
- Binge-eating disorder
- Bipolar disorder/Manic depression
- Borderline personality disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Child related issues
- Dependent personality disorder
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Feeling sad
- Gender dysphoria
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Histrionic personality disorder
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Narcissistic personality disorder
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Dr. Madeleine Vieira is specialised in Anxiety Disorders and has also extensively worked
with the following:
Psychological Disorders - Depression, Anxiety, ADHD, ADD, Autism Spectrum Disorder
Third Culture Kids' Issues - Grief, Family Change, Cultural Adaptation, Transitions, Friendships
Academic Achievement - Learning Difficulties - Behavioural Difficulties - Illness - Social Isolation
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Initial Consultation / Intake: £200
Assessment: £150 per hour
Therapy: £150 per session
School observation: £200 per session
Clinical Supervision: £75 per session
Dr. Madeleine Vieira is also registered with several private health insurance companies such as Aviva, AXA PPP, Cigna, Cigna Global, Allianz Worldwide Care, and VitalityHealth who can offer reimbursement on session fees.
Every individual child client Dr. Madeleine Vieira meets represents a new and fresh subjective reality or perspective on the world. Every client carries a narrative comprised of pain, love, loss, passion and life experience. To unravel and facilitate the unpacking of this narrative is the challenge and privilege of the Child Psychologist.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
|Other languages:||Dutch, German, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian (varying levels of fluency)|
Mondays to Fridays
Types of client
Supervision & training
Dr Madeleine Vieira is a Clinical Supervisor in Play and Creative Arts Therapy trained with PTUK and is available to supervise those who work therapeutically with young children using play and the creative arts.View supervision profile