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Dr. Janet Pilkington

Newcastle Upon Tyne NE3 & Jesmond NE2
07595 195516 07595 195516 Registered / Accredited
Newcastle Upon Tyne NE3 & Jesmond NE2

About me

I am a chartered clinical psychologist and i offer specialist psychological assessment and treatment for adults who are experiencing mental health issues, psychological difficulties, emotional distress and relationship difficulties. I can offer time-limited focused psychological interventions and also longer-term psychological therapy for an extensive range of difficulties.

I have over twenty years’ experience working in mental health services within the NHS and a university setting. I now work privately and can offer a prompt, high quality, face-to-face service for people experiencing mental health issues and psychological/emotional distress. I work with a range of difficulties such as anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, OCD, panic, self-esteem, eating disorders, anger, PTSD, self-harm, sleep problems, stress.

I care deeply about helping people to learn how to alleviate their suffering and bring about change and I provide a safe and comfortable space for this. I am an approachable person and am happy to talk through any queries over the phone or via email as I understand that seeking help and accessing treatment can be a difficult step to take. Therefore, I can offer a free 15 minute telephone consultation to discuss your needs and decide whether Psychology One-to-One could be an appropriate serve for you.

Training, qualifications & experience

Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 2004

Bsc. (Hons) Psychology, University of Northumbria (2:1), 1996

Training in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy at Newcastle Cognitive Behavioural Therapies Centre, 2004

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

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HCPC

Health and Care Professions Council

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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.

Therapies offered

  • Behavioural therapy
  • Cognitive and behavioural therapies
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive therapy
  • Compassion-Focused Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT)
  • Family/systemic therapy
  • Integrative
  • Mindfulness
  • Other therapies
  • Person-centred therapy

Fees

Initial assessment session is £120 and lasts for 50 minutes

Ongoing sessions are £100 and last for 50 minutes

Further information

I am a Chartered Clinical Psychologist and am registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

I offer daytime and evening appointments at a a range of locations across Newcastle-upon-Tyne. I currently have clinics in Jesmond, Gosforth and Tynemouth.

I aim to respond to all enquiries within 2 working days and can usually offer a face-to-face assessment appointment within one week.

Please see my website for further information.

Fleming Business Centre
Burdon Terrace
Jesmond
NE2 3AE

Gosforth Physio And Wellness
2 Ivy Road
Gosforth
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Tyne And Wear
NE3 1DB

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language
Other languages None

Accessibility

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a counsellor's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

You can contact the counsellor to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Wheelchair user access

Availability

Daytime and evening sessions available

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme
Dr. Janet Pilkington

Dr. Janet Pilkington