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About me

I am a Clinical Psychologist with 14 years of post-doctoral experience in clinical practice. I work with children, young people and adults. I can help with mental health difficulties, coping with medical conditions, support during life transitions such as divorce and separation, becoming a parent or returning to work. I also provide paediatric neuropsychological assessment and neurorehabilitation. I work with a number of evidence based therapy models. I work with people with or without learning difficulties or sensory impairments. As well as reactive services, I also provide proactive services around increasing motivation, increasing self esteem and confidence and understanding your brain function. I hope to hear from you soon.

Training, qualifications & experience

I have a degree in Psychology and a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology. I also have two post-doctoral diplomas, in Clinical Paediatric Neuropsychology and in Healthcare Management. I have worked in a number of Clinical Psychology and Neuropsychology services within the NHS in Scotland and England as well as in private practice. I have therefore provided psychological services to thousands of people over the years.

I have published research and presented at international conference. I have provided teaching and training on various university courses. I have supervised and line managed other Psychologists.

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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.

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Fees

Additional information

See website for fee details. We offer Ask A Psychologist quick consultations to allow you to check we will be a good fit for what you are looking for.

Availability

See website for availability. Appointments are available 10am-9pm 7 days per week.

101 Rose Street South Lane
Edinburgh
EH1 2JG

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Children
Young people
Adults
Older adults
Families
Groups
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

I am happy to arrange sessions in an accessible location if this is helpful.

Supervision

In person supervision
Online supervision
Telephone supervision

I am a registered supervisor on the British Psychological Society Register of Applied Psychology Practice Supervisors where I am registered to provide supervision in Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology, Teaching and Research.

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Dr Nicola Scott

Dr Nicola Scott