Dr Tennyson Millar

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Forest Hill, SE23
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About me

I am a Child & Adolescent Psychotherapist working with children and adolescents who are experiencing anxiety, depression, deliberate self harm, relationship difficulties at home or school. I also work with families for couples work, family work or siblings.  I have 18 years of experience working with children and families and over 14 years NHS experience working with young people and their families with complex mental health problems. I am trained as a psychoanalytic psychotherapist which means I explore the possible deeper meanings and consequences of one's life to hopefully understand the inner world more fully. Certain behaviour, characteristics and issues that cause one pain and discomfort in the present may well be linked to unprocessed, unexplored, even unknown events of the past. By exploring these issues and gaining better understanding of them can alleviate difficulties and help the present problems.

Training, qualifications & experience

2015:                            Doctorate in Child & Adolescent Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy -

Tavistock Clinic & University of East London.

2010:                            Professional Accreditation with the Association of Child Psychotherapists (ACP) - Tavistock Clinic

2006:                            PGDip, Psychoanalytic Observational Studies - Tavistock Clinic.

2003:                            CSCT Diploma,             Counselling working with Children & Young People -

                                    Chiswick Adult Education Centre, London.

Over 15 years of working with children and families in multiple settings and formats. After school play-worker to teaching assistant and learning support assistant. Counsellor, trainee therapist and now Doctor of Child and Adolescent psychotherapy.

Member organisations

Association of Child Psychotherapists (ACP)

The ACP is the registering body for NHS trained Child and Adolescent Psychotherapists. ACP members undergo a minimum 6 year training; two years at Masters level then 4 years full-time clinical in the NHS qualifying in a Doctorate Level course. Full members are able to work with neonates, mothers & babies, parents & toddlers, primary school age children & adolescents. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

Association of Child Psychotherapists
Accredited Register Scheme

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Association of Child Psychotherapists


Free initial telephone session

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Students

Additional information

Consultation - £150

Assessment  - £120

Weekly sessions -  £100
Fornightly sessions - £120              Monthly sessions - £150                     Family sessions -£150

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

Available weekdays and weekends.

Dulwich, Forest Hill, SE23

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Children (0-12)
Young people (13-17)
Adults (25-64)
Dr Tennyson Millar
Dr Tennyson Millar