Derek Irwin BPC, UKCP, MBACP
I am an experienced Psychodynamic Psychotherapist registered with the British Psychoanalytic Council and the UK Council for Psychotherapy. I am also a member of the BACP.
I provide both short and long term therapy in central Cambridge.
Training, qualifications & experience
Diploma Integrative Counselling
Advance Diploma Psychodynamic Counselling
Diploma Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
Diploma in Supervision
My main training was at WPF Therapy in London, a rigorous clinical and theoretical training over 4 years.
I have extensive experience working with a wide range of presenting problems and I have particular experience in working with addictive behaviours.
I was the Head of a large London counselling service for the last 6 years and I also deliver workshops for counsellors and therapists in London.
I am a qualified supervisor of counsellors and therapists and have been supervising trainees and therapists for the last 8 years.
I am registered with both The British Psychoanalytic Council and the UK Council for Psychotherapy.
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Anger management
- Anorexia nervosa
- Binge-eating disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Drug addiction
- Eating disorders
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Internet addiction
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic attacks
- Passive aggressive behaviour
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Relationship problems
- Sex addiction
- Sex problems
- Work-related stress
My regular fee for 50 minute weekly sessions is £60.
I offer a very limited number of reduced fee daytime appointments for those on low income.
My supervision fee is £60 for 50 minutes.
My central Cambridge consulting room is in a convenient location and offers plentiful nearby parking.
Please contact me on 07950 572824 or email to arrange an initial consultation.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
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Monday to Friday 7am to 8pm.
Types of client
Supervision & training
I am a Psychodynamic Psychotherapist trained in supervision at WPF Therapy where I qualified with the WPF Diploma in Supervision.