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Dr Rohit Dhillon (Chartered Counselling Psychologist), D. Psych, Reg. BPS, BSc

About me

I am an experienced English and Punjabi speaking Chartered Counselling Psychologist, registered with the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC). At the heart of my practice is the development of safety, understanding and trust to foster a warm therapeutic relationship. For me, therapy is a process that involves working together to help facilitate change and tailoring my approach to your particular needs and preferences. To help that process of growth, I offer a safe, confidential and non-judgemental space.

My approach is integrative, which allows me to tailor my approach to you, depending on your particular needs and preferences. I draw from a range of therapies including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Eating Disorder Focused CBT (CBT-ED), Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT), Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT), Person-Centred, Neuroscience and Trauma, and Psychodynamic therapy. I offer a bespoke treatment plan for each unique individual with their own set of unique issues.

I use a goal-orientated approach, to ensure that I stay on track with what you would like to achieve from therapy, whether this relates to short-term goals that lend themselves to briefer therapy, or a longer-term, more in-depth exploration of long-standing issues.

Training, qualifications & experience

Experience

As a Counselling Psychologist, I am trained to a doctoral level to offer a range of therapies, drawing on evidence-based practices and more relationship-focused therapies to help appreciate the subjective experiences of the person and their individuality.

I have worked across a range of NHS services across London, including a personality disorder service, and a specialist eating disorders clinic in Chelsea (London) where I have offered specialist treatment for individuals suffering from anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorders and body image issues. I have also worked at University College London Hospital supporting nurses, doctors and other NHS staff with their mental wellbeing, emotional and practical needs to keep their psychological health at work and continue providing patient care. I am involved in providing psychological support and treatment for students and staff at the University of Warwick, managing a range of issues including anxiety, depression, work-related stress, perfectionism, procrastination, sexual identity, eating disorders, personality difficulties and learning difficulties, to name a few.

Alongside my counselling work, I work as a visiting lecturer on the Counselling Psychology Doctorate programme and the Post Graduate Certificate in Counselling Psychology at City, University of London, where I am involved in the assessment of clinical academic assignments, training and facilitation of weekly groups and deliver talks.

Qualifications

  • Professional Doctorate in Counselling Psychology – City, University of London
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Counselling Psychology – City, University of London
  • BSc Hons degree in Psychology with Neuroscience – University of Leicester

Accreditations

  • Chartered Member of the British Psychological Society – Chartered Counselling Psychologist (C.Psychol)
  • Registered Practitioner Psychologist, Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

Further information

Sessions are confidential. Your personal privacy is very important, and my chief concern is respect for you and your wellbeing. I will discuss confidentiality with you in our first session. I adhere to the HCPC code of conduct and BPS code of ethics and conduct.

Other areas of counselling I deal with
I provide clinical supervision and personal therapy to trainee and experienced counsellors, counselling psychologists and clinical psychologists.

Professional Registration

Registered Practitioner Psychologist, Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), Registration Number: PYL35888

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.

HCPC

Health and Care Professions Council

The HCPC are an independent, UK-wide health regulator. They set standards of professional training, performance and conduct for 16 professions.

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.

BPS

British Psychological Society

British Psychological Society

Areas of counselling I deal with

Therapies offered

  • Acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT)
  • Behavioural therapy
  • Cognitive and behavioural therapies
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive therapy
  • Compassion-Focused Therapy
  • Couples counselling
  • Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT)
  • Existential therapy
  • Family/systemic therapy
  • Group therapy
  • Humanistic therapies
  • Integrative
  • Intercultural Therapy
  • Interpersonal therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Other therapies
  • Person-centred therapy
  • Psychoanalytical and psychodynamic
  • Psychodynamic therapy
  • Reality therapy
  • Solution focused brief therapy

Fees

From £80.00 to £120.00
Free initial telephone or online session

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors

EAP/Health Insurance Providers

  • BUPA
  • AXA PPP
  • HealthAssured
  • Aviva
  • Saga
  • Vitality
  • WPA

Additional information

Self-funding face-to-face, phone, or online sessions are charged at:

  • Individual Therapy: 50 min sessions - £80 
  • Couples Therapy: 90 min session - £120

I offer reduced fee appointments for students and psychologists/psychotherapists in training. 

I am also registered with all the main health insurance providers, including AXAppp, AXA, Vitality Health, Cigna, Aviva, Simply Health, WPA. If fees are being paid by private medical insurance the sessions would normally be invoiced directly to the insurance provider.

What do I need to do next?

Feel free to give me a call (07984 304 995), or drop me an email to discuss how I can help you.

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

Further information

If you’re not sure whether psychological counselling is for you, please phone me for a free of charge, confidential conversation. And there is no obligation to commit to any particular number of sessions. It may be that you would like to come just once to test the waters or discuss how psychological counselling might work for you.

London
WC1H

Leamington Spa
Warwickshire
CV31

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Families
Groups
Organisations

Key details

DBS checked

Languages offered

Panjabi

Online platforms

Skype
Zoom
Microsoft Spaces
Whatsapp

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Dr Rohit Dhillon (Chartered Counselling Psychologist), D. Psych, Reg. BPS, BSc

Dr Rohit Dhillon (Chartered Counselling Psychologist), D. Psych, Reg. BPS, BSc