Jacq Allan

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Stirling, FK8 2NQ
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About me

I am a Clinical Psychologist who has worked extensively with adults, young people, children and families who have health conditions, eating disorders and neurodivergence. I am integrative practitioner using a variety of therapies including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) and Solution Focused Therapy in a one to one setting.

I am a dedicated, warm, empathic psychologist with particular skill in working with young people who find therapy and making changes difficult, tailoring my approach to 'meet them where they are at' focusing on each child's unique needs and strengths. I also enjoy working with parents, helping them on their parenting journey and to ensure a holistic approach to their children's wellbeing.

I can help with a wide range of psychological difficulties including anxiety, low mood, trauma, adjustment to difficulties with health conditions, eating disorders and difficulties associated with neurodivergence (with a particular interest in helping those with difficulties related to ADHD).

In my work with children and young people I offer a safe space where I can help with managing difficult emotions, social challenges and developmental transitions helping them to build resilience and develop healthy coping strategies. 

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (DClinPsy), Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience, University of London. 
  • PhD (Doctor of Philosophy), Birbeck, University of London.
  • BSc in Psychology, Birbeck, University of London
  • BA in English Language  and Literature, King's College London, University of London. 
  • Mindfulness Practitioner Course
  • Family and Systemic Therapy (Foundation Level)

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Fees

£120.00 per session

Additional information

£120.00 per session (50 mins to 1 hour)

£180 per 1.5hr Session (if required for initial session)

Free telephone discussion prior to booking.

When I work

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Further information

My areas of specialist experience/interest are;

  • Trauma
  • Eating Disorders
  • Difficulties associated with neurodivergence (particularly ADHD). 
  • Difficulties associated with physical health conditions. 
  •  Adjustment difficulties. 

20 Melville Terrace, Stirling, FK8 2NQ

Type of session

In person
Online

Types of client

Children (0-12)
Young people (13-17)
Young adults (18-24)
Families

Key details

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Jacq Allan
Jacq Allan