Dr. Jason Chan, BSc (Hons.), MSc, DClinPsy, Pg.Dip (CBT), CPsychol, BABCP

Dr. Jason Chan, BSc (Hons.), MSc, DClinPsy, Pg.Dip (CBT),  CPsychol, BABCP

Zenith Psychology
Longcroft House
2-8 Victoria Avenue
London
(Near London Liverpool Street)
EC2M 4NS

020 3322 9446

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About me

Jason is a highly experienced Clinical Psychologist specialised in psychotherapy for adult acute and chronic mental health problems and consultation for medical and allied healthcare professionals on psychological support for individuals with complex psychological needs.

Therapeutic Approach

Therapeutically, he is an expert in working integratively. In other words, he is trained in a wide range of therapeutic modalities and his practice involves a highly personalized, flexible  and incisive use of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Psychodynamic Therapy, Humanistic and Emotion-focused Therapy, Mindfulness, Compassion-focused, Positive Psychology, Systemic, Existential, and Transpersonal Psychology approaches, to construct a meaningful, deeply person-centred and experientially attuned therapeutic experience that deepens self-understanding, resolves symptoms and distress, and effects real and lasting changes.

Areas of Expertise & Interests

He is most experienced in treating:

  • Acute & chronic depression
  • Anxiety disorders (including OCD, generalized anxiety disorder, social & performance anxiety, hypochrondriasis or health anxiety, panic disorders, and various specific phobias)
  • Body dysmorphic disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Problems with self-worth and self-esteem
  • Psychological and relational aftermath of childhood neglect and abuses
  • Addiction problems
  • Eating disorders (including binge-eating, bulimia nervosa and anorexia nervosa)
  • Psychosexual problems for individuals and couples
  • Chronic loneliness or emptiness due to attachment difficulties
  • Emotional numbness, relationship avoidance
  • Loss of meaning & spiritual crisis
  • Burnout syndrome and chronic stress
  • Mental health problems related to long-term health conditions (e.g. chronic pain, chronic fatigue syndromes, diabetes, multiple sclerosis, cardiac diseases and COPD)
  • Mental health problems related to post-stroke and post-brain injuries adjustment difficulties.

Jason is also an established neuropsychologist experienced in working with clients who suffered from mental health difficulties and cognitive impairment resulted from acquired brain injuries, or related to developmental issues such as autism, learning disabilities and ADHD.

He is experienced in the neuropsychological assessment of cognitive dysfunction and cognitive rehabilitation for clients who had suffered acquired brain injury and post-stroke impairments.

Training, qualifications & experience

Professional memberships

Jason is a Clinical Psychologist chartered by the British Psychological Society (BPS) and a registered practitioner psychologist with Health and Care Professional Council (HCPC). He is also a BABCP accredited CBT Therapist (with Full Accreditation), and one of England's first practitioners of Emotion-focused Therapy.

Qualifications

Jason obtained his Doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology (D.Clin.Psy) at University College London (UCL) in 2011 and completed his specialist training and received a postgraduate diploma (Pg.Dip) in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) in 2013 at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience at King’s College London (IOPPN, KCL)  where he received training from some of the world’s most renowned experts in CBT on the treatment for Depression, the full spectrum of Anxiety Disorders, PTSD, Eating Disorders and other common mental health problems.

Jason is amongst the first cohort of psychologists in England to have received training in Emotion-focused therapy (EFT) an advanced humanistic psychotherapy modality by Leslie Greenberg, its founder, and received a postgraduate certificate in the subject. He also received extensive supervised training in psychodynamic psychotherapy.

Jason is also an experienced neuropsychologist and completed a Masters degree in Cognitive Neuropsychology at Birkbeck College, University of London in 2008 and have extensive experience in cognitive assessment, delivering individual and systemic (family) therapy and offering consultation on neuro-rehabilitation and mental health care for people who suffered from traumatic losses related to acquired brain injuries and stroke across both hospital and community settings.

Current roles

Currently, outside of his private practice, Jason works as a Principal Clinical Psychologist in the Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in London.

He is also a Honorary Clinical Lecturer at the Clinical Psychology department at UCL and he teaches on selected postgraduate training courses on CBT for qualified therapists and psychologists in England.

LinkedIn profile:

http://linkedin.com/in/dr-jason-chan-dclinpsy-cpsychol-82647b15

Bupa provider profile:

https://finder.bupa.co.uk/Consultant/view/226489/dr_jason_chan

BPS online directory:

https://www.bps.org.uk/lists/cpsychol/view/psychologist/130803

BABCP online directory:

http://www.cbtregisteruk.com/MemberDetail.aspx

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

HCPC

Fees

  • Adult psychotherapy - £100 per hour
  • Psychological assessment - £125 per hour
  • Clinical supervision - £100 per hour (for qualified clinicians); £50 per hour (for trainee clinical and counselling psychologists)

Please visit zenithpsychology.co.uk or get in touch directly for further details.

Further information

I am a registered clinician for all major healthcare insurance providers:

- Bupa

- AXAPPP

- Aviva

- WPA

- Cigna

- Vitality / Prudential

Please contact me directly for more information regarding making a claim for your psychological therapy.

Maps & Directions

London, EC2M 4NS

Type of session

Online counselling: Yes
Telephone counselling: Yes
Face to face counselling: Yes
Home visits: No

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None

Accessibility

Accessibility information
Wheelchair access: Yes

Availability

Monday to Friday 9am - 8pm Weekend appointments available (please enquire directly)

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme