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Tamara Herrmann

Oxford, Oxon, OX1
0798 9330567 0798 9330567 Registered / Accredited

About me

About me: I am a registered psychotherapist and a registered dietitian and i can work in either capacity or else both in combination. I abide by the ethical and professional codes of conduct of the United Kingdom council of psychotherapy (UKCP) and the health professions council (HPC) respectively.

As an Integrative psychotherapist: I draw upon a blend of theories and I help individuals explore and integrate different aspects of themselves.

As a dietitian: I use scientific, up-to-date research on food, health and disease which I translate into evidence-based practical guidance, tailored to the individual and their lifestyle.

Location: I see clients in Kennington, OX1, South Oxford.

Training, qualifications & experience

Experience:

In dietetics, I have experience most fields including for example, diets for diabetes, heart disease, obesity and over-weight, eating disorders, and other eating distress. I am currently working part time as a mental health dietitian in Oxford health NHS trust. I have worked as a visiting lecturer at Kings College, University of London for 10 years where I taught undergraduate and post-graduate dietitians in communication skills. I qualified as a psychotherapist in November 2009 with over 600 hours of client hours accumulated in the voluntary sector and in an NHS setting. I have been running my own private practice since 2009.     .

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.

UKCP

UK Council for Psychotherapy

The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) is a leading professional body for the education, training and regulation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors. Its register is accredited by the government's Professional Standards Authority.

As part of its commitment to protect the public, it works to improve access to psychotherapy, to support and disseminate research, to improve standards and to respond effectively to complaints against its members.

UKCP standards cover the range of different psychotherapies. Registration is obtained by training or accrediting with one of its member organisations, or by holding a European Certificate in Psychotherapy. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

UK Council for Psychotherapy

Accredited Register Scheme

The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Eating disorders

eating issues

nutrition

mindfulness

Therapies offered

  • Cognitive and behavioural therapies
  • Compassion-Focused Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT)
  • Gestalt therapy
  • Humanistic therapies
  • Integrative
  • Mindfulness
  • Person-centred therapy
  • Psychosynthesis
  • Transactional analysis

Fees

Fees: First assessment meeting: £50 Thereafter: £60 per session.
Please note that I will consider concessionary fees on request.

Further information

How do I know the world? By what is within me”

(Wu in Johansson and Kurtz 1991 p.136).

Kennington
Oxford
Oxon
OX1

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language Unspecified
Other languages None

Accessibility

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a counsellor's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

You can contact the counsellor to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Wheelchair user access

Free parking.

Availability

Daytime and evenings.

Types of client

Children
Young people
Adults
Older adults
Tamara Herrmann

Tamara Herrmann