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Chartered and Clinical Psychologist

About me

At some time or another, most, if not all of us, might need additional help in dealing with the difficulties that life can bring. I offer an empathetic and non-judgmental space from which I can help clients understand what has brought them to where they are now as well as facilitating a shift towards a more preferred present and future. My approach focuses very much on your innate strengths and how to build on these whilst also acknowledging the past.

I started working as a Psychologist in the NHS in 2009 and qualified as a Clinical Psychologist in 2014. My doctoral training equipped me with skills in a variety of therapeutic approaches and I work using an integrative approach to provide therapy that fits with the client.  I have met with many different people from all walks of life and people experiencing a range of difficulties. I have worked with children and adolescents, adults, older adults, those with learning disabilities, with individuals as well as groups. I also have a particular interest in working with people with chronic health conditions and persistent pain.

Regardless of the therapeutic model used, research suggests that the therapeutic relationship is key. I offer a free 20 minute telephone consultation to give an opportunity for us to decide whether we feel we can work together. 

Training, qualifications & experience

Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (DClinPsy) University of Hertfordshire – 2014.

I have over 10 years' experience working with different client groups in the NHS. I specialise in anxiety, panic, OCD and depression. I also have a special interest in the management of chronic health conditions such as chronic pain, fatigue, IBS.

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Fees

£100.00 per session
Free initial telephone session

Concessions offered for

  • OAPs
  • Students

Health Insurance/EAP

  • AXA PPP
  • Vitality
  • Aviva

Additional information

£100 per hour

Insurers: AXA, Vitality, Cigna, Aviva 

When I work

Weekdays and Saturday am 

Type of session

Online
Phone

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults

Key details

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Online platforms

Skype
Zoom
Dr Lauren White

Dr Lauren White