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Clinical Psychologist (DClinPsy, MSc, BSc, HCPC registered)

About me

Welcome, I’m Hannah and I’m a qualified HCPC registered Clinical Psychologist with over 10 years of experience working in both NHS and private health care. My main passion is to help individuals on their journey to improved mental health and quality of life. 

I have extensive experience supporting individuals of all ages who have difficulties such as low self-worth, anxiety, panic, low mood, depression, anger, grief, experiences of trauma (PTSD and complex PTSD i.e. repeated traumas), stress, relationship difficulties, self-harm and personality disorder. 

I offer a compassionate, safe, transparent and understanding approach. I work in an integrative way, using a variety of evidenced based therapeutic models including but not limited to: Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Schema informed Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour informed Therapy and trauma approaches.

I will work collaboratively with you to help you set achievable goals, support you to understand and make sense of your difficulties and will devise a treatment plan that best suits your needs and difficulties.  I will support you to identify and understand unhelpful coping mechanisms and/or relational patterns which will allow you to make healthier choices and achieve improved functioning. I also aim to support you to develop confidence and healthy coping skills to move forward. I offer my clients bespoke packs which will include useful information sheets on the work that we complete together. 

I know it can feel quite overwhelming reaching out for support, particularly if it’s your first time engaging with a therapist.  Please do not hesitate to get in touch or ask any questions that you may have, I’m happy to answer any queries. I aim to respond to enquiries within 24 hrs, please check your junk/spam box if you have not heard from me. I look forward to hearing from you. 

Training, qualifications & experience

Education/Qualifications 

  • Doctor of Clinical Psychology, University of Edinburgh
  • Master of Applied Forensic Psychology, University of York
  • Undergraduate in Psychology, Northumbria University

Experience 

Alongside my private work, I also work within a highly specialist NHS service as a Principal Clinical Psychologist. My key speciality is supporting individuals who have complex needs including trauma, emotion dysregulation (difficulties managing emotions) and interpersonal  difficulties. 

Additional Training 

  • Schema informed therapy
  • CBT for depression, anxiety, trauma and personality disorder 
  • Trauma phased interventions 
  • Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (skills trained) 
  • Good Lives Model 
  • Positive Behaviour Support

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

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HCPC

Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

The HCPC are an independent, UK-wide health regulator. They set standards of professional training, performance and conduct for 16 professions.

They keep a register of health professionals who meet their standards, and they take action if registered health professionals fall below those standards. They were created by a piece of legislation called the Health Professions Order 2001.

Registration means that a health professional meets national standards for their professional training, performance and conduct.

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Fees

£100.00 per session
Free initial telephone session

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Keyworkers
  • OAPs
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors

Additional information

1:1 psychological online therapy is priced at £100 per hour/session. I offer discounted rates for individuals who are on lower incomes, NHS and Health and Social Care staff and individuals who work for blue light services. Please enquire for more information. 

I offer a free 15 minute telephone consultation where you can ask questions, find out more about the services I offer and whether you feel I am the right match for your needs. 

When I work

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I have some availability left for sessions typically between the hours of 6pm-9pm. I have some flexibility within this so please do enquire if you have a specific request. 

Further information

I’m happy to arrange a free, no obligation 15 minute telephone consultation with you. This can provide you with a chance to ask any questions that you may have, explore different options, the services I offer and if you feel I’m the right fit for your needs.

Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH6

Brightons, Falkirk, Stirlingshire, FK2

Type of session

Online

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults

Key details

PVG Scheme

In Scotland, criminal records checks are carried out by Disclosure Scotland. Professionals working with children or vulnerable adults must join the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme. You can learn more at mygov.scot , or contact this professional directly.

Sessions are online via a secure data management software system. Prior to the session you’ll be emailed a secure link to access the video call. All you will need is a laptop or tablet device and a private space.

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