Consultant Clinical Psychologist
D.Psych, MSc, BA(Hons), C.Psychol, C.Sci, AFBPsS
Mark qualified as a psychologist in 1990 and has worked in a number of different settings. He worked for over 10 years at St Marys Hospital and the Royal Free Hospital. More recently he has worked in the private sector as the Clinical Director for Psychological Health for a leading private medical insurer developing bespoke psychological health interventions for large organisations.He received his Doctorate in Counselling Psychology in 2004 from the University of Essex and the Tavistock Clinic. He was awarded a Masters Degree in Psychology from The University of Reading, Chartered as a Psychologist with the British Psychological Society in 1995, is a Chartered Scientist and also an Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society. He is accredited by the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a Practitioner Psychologist.Mark has training and experience in delivering therapy for a wide range of conditions using an integrative approach to tailor the most appropriate treatment for each person. The range of therapies utilised include Cognitive Behavioural (CBT), Systemic Family and Couples Therapy, Solution Focused and Humanistic. As a psychologist he also utilises evidence based therapeutic techniques to maximise potential benefit.Most importantly Mark works on building a strong therapeutic relationship with his clients to develop trust and effective working alliance – this starts in the first assessment session and builds through any subsequent treatment.Mark has 20 years experience dealing with a broad range of issues including: Anxiety, Depression, Stress, Sexual Health, Medical Conditions, HIV, Work Problems, Sexuality, Trauma, Abuse, Self-esteem, Loss and Bereavement.