Dr Rachel O'Brien

Dr Rachel O'Brien

West Sussex

07522 379564

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West Sussex

07522 379564

About me

I am a fully qualified clinical psychologist, registered as a practitioner psychologist with the HCPC and chartered by the British Psychological Society (BPS). I specialise in working with adults and older adults struggling with life transitions such as new parenthood, retirement and becoming a family caregiver. I offer comprehensive psychological assessment, consultation and interventions to adults, older adults and families. I use an integrative psychological approach to therapy offering brief interventions to help people cope with emotional distress and plan for the future.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • BSc (Hons) Psychology at University of Leeds
  • PsychD Doctorate in Clinical Psychology University of Surrey
  • 10 years experience working in mental health, learning disabilities and nursing home care and 3 years post qualifying experience as a clinical psychologist in the NHS and private practice.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited


Other areas of counselling I deal with

Recovery from illness
Caring for family members with illness/dementia
Recovery from psychosis after childbirth
New parenthood


Available on request

Maps & Directions

Shoreham-by-sea, BN43

Type of session

Online counselling: No
Telephone counselling: No
Face to face counselling: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None


Evening and weekend appointments currently available.

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