Dr Shomsi Khanom CPsychol
12 Token House Yard
Dr Shomsi Khanom is a Chartered Specialist Clinical Psychologist with over 15 years experience of working in the National Health service. She works predominantly with adults across the life span with a range of presenting issues.
Dr Khanom is a highly skilled practitioner and has considerable experience in assessing and treating patients with various emotional difficulties. The following areas are some of the issues she could help you with:
- Depression or low mood
- Anxiety disorders
- Social anxiety or low self esteem and confidence
- Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
- Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD)
- Health Anxiety
- Panic disorder
- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Eating Disorder
- Work related stress/bullying
- Interpersonal relationship difficulties
A tailor made approach is taken to treat each individual case. She is skilled in delivering modern psychological therapies to bring about effective change in order to help you take control of your life. Her aim is to promote your resilience and cultivate your personal inner strength to claim more of what you want from your life now. Treatment is flexible and there is the option of long or short term work to bring about effective change. Please contact her for an informal conversation and further assistance.
Dr Khanom is a highly skilled practitioner in delivering evidence based psychological treatment including:
- Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT)
- Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT)
There are occasions when she may draw on an integrative approach, that is combining two psychological models if this is deemed helpful for the patient. For example, drawing on psychodynamic principles, attachment, systemic, humanistic and supportive psychotherapy.
Training, qualifications & experience
-Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology 2008
-Post Graduate qualification in Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT) in 2013
-British Psychological Society (BPS)-Chartered Clinical Psychologist. Chartered Psychologist status reflects the highest standard of psychological knowledge and expertise.
-Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). The title Practitioner Psychologist can only be used by those registered with HCPC, an independent regulator set up in 2001. The HCPC only registers people who meet the standards it sets for training, professional skills, behaviour and health.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Body dysmorphic disorder
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Feeling sad
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic disorder
- Physical abuse
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Postnatal depression
Dr Khanom is a registered provider with, AXA PPP, Bupa, Vitality, Aviva and Cigna. Please contact her to discuss fees.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
MONDAY 15.00-20.00 FRIDAY 17.00-20.00 SATURDAY 14.00-18.00
Types of client