Dr Emma Medard Clinical Psychologist
When you are experiencing emotional difficulties, it can be hard to understand what kind of help you need. Clinical Psychologists specialise in assessing people's difficulties and needs and advising on the most appropriate form of treatment. I am trained in a number of different approaches to suit your individual needs and goals.
I can help with a wide range of issues. My areas of expertise include: Anxiety disorders, Depression, Coping with physical health problems, Eating disorders, Relationship and Sexual health difficulties, Trauma, Grief and loss.
Training, qualifications & experience
I am a Senior Clinical Psychologist who has worked for the NHS since 2004. I have worked with adults, older children/adolescents, families and couples in a range of different services including adult mental health and eating disorders. In recent years I have focused on helping people adjust and cope with physical health conditions including chronic pain. I can help people manage symptoms and treatment as well as the impact on mental health, family, relationships, self-esteem, identity and work.
I have trained in a number of therapeutic approaches and regularly use Acceptance and Commitmebt Therapy (ACT), Compassion Focussed Therapy (CFT), Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) among others.
Doctorate of Clinical Psychology, 2009 The University of Sheffield
Msc Psychological Research, 2006
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Anorexia nervosa
- Binge-eating disorder
- Body dysmorphic disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Eating disorders
- Feeling sad
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Health anxiety
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic attacks
- Postnatal depression
- Seasonal affective disorder (SAD)
- Work-related stress
Initial phone consultation (up to 20mins):free
Psychological Assessment (60-90mins): £129 (including written summary)
Psychological Therapy (50-60mins): £99
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|