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Dr Kathryn Power

Northamptonshire, Bedfordshire, Derbyshire.
Rushden NN10 & Bedford MK40
Registered / Accredited

About me

Hello, my name is Kathryn. Thank you for taking the time to view my profile. I am an experienced Clinical Psychologist, registered with The Health and Care Professionals Council (HCPC) and British Psychological Society. I am currently working online and can offer online therapy to anyone in the UK. I have worked in the NHS as a Senior Clinical Psychologist and now work as an independent Clinical Psychologist.

I offer evidence based psychological assessment and therapy for individuals who are experiencing difficulty or a pivotal point in their lives where they have come to the realisation that something needs to change in order to move forward. Often people would like help in making sense of what is/has happened and how to move forward.

We will work on your individual goals and tailor therapy to meet your individual needs. I provide a confidential, compassionate and non-judgemental safe space.

First Appointment:

When we first meet, we will discuss what you are currently experiencing, what has brought you to the decision to come to therapy and what your goals are. We will discuss what may be of benefit to you and whether we wish to move forward into therapy together. There is no commitment to proceed and you can stop therapy at any point.

Therapy:

I tailor psychological therapy to meet the needs of the individual. Some of the psychological approaches I use include but are not limited to:

  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy.
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).  
  • Compassion Focused Therapy.
  • Personal Construct Psychotherapy.
  • Attachment Theory.
  • Cognitive Analytic Informed Therapy.
  • I have an interest in the impact of nature on managing distress, emotions and general well-being.

Training, qualifications & experience

Qualifications:

  • Post Graduate Doctorate in Clinical Psychology. I am registered with the regulatory body The Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • BSc in Psychology (First Class Honours).

Additional Training:

  • Dialectical Behavioural Therapy Skills (DBT Skills)
  • EMDR 
  • Introduction to CAT (Cognitive Analytic Therapy)
  • Introduction to PCP (Personal Construct Psychotherapy)

Experience:
I have 13 years of experience working in mental health, neuro-developmental and both adult and child settings. I also have experience working in staff well-being.

I have worked in various mental health settings in different roles for 13 years. I have worked within adult, child and neurodevelopmental settings.

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.

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Other Areas of Interest:

  • The journey into fertility, pregnancy, birth and motherhood/fatherhood.
  • Pre and postnatal well-being.
  • Life transitions.
  • Burnout, compassionate fatigue, staff well-being, work related stress, workplace trauma and debriefing/reflective practice.
  • Exploring how previous experiences influence the now and how to change repeated generational patterns influencing the now.
  • The impact of nature on well-being and managing emotions. 

Fees

EAP/Health Insurance Providers

  • BUPA
  • AXA PPP
  • Aviva
  • Vitality

Additional information

*Initial appointment- £120 (60 minutes). 

*Subsequent sessions- £110 (50 minutes). 

*Also registered with aetna health insurance.

*Supervision- £60 (60 minutes).

Rushden
Northamptonshire
NN10

Bedford
Bedfordshire
MK40

Type of session

Online
Phone

Key details

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Dr Kathryn Power

Dr Kathryn Power