Hannah Paskin

Cognitive Behavioural Therapist

Price - £75

 

What you can expect from me

Taking the step to access therapy is difficult, particularly for those who have tried and failed before. I will put just as much effort into therapy as you do, this is a 2-way relationship. Your goal is my goal. I offer a mix of compassion and straight talking. My aim is for you to recover, and I will work with you creatively to achieve this. I am jargon free, and often use analogies to help you to make sense of things. Therapy is tough, but I will make sure it is as enjoyable and personal to you as possible.

 

What I treat

To introduce myself, I’m Hannah and I’m a UK based Cognitive Behavioural Therapist. I have a lot of experience working with clients who have previously had poor therapy outcomes or have suffered for many years and never had any help. Therefore, I specialise in longstanding or complex symptoms. I provide treatment for all common emotional health problems that are anxiety and low mood based (depression, bipolar, panic, agoraphobia, health anxiety, social anxiety, specific phobias, obsessive compulsive disorder, and post-traumatic stress disorder). I provide therapy across the range of severity from low level stress/low mood or sleep problems, right through to longstanding symptoms.

What is CBT

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) looks at providing psychological education and understanding, as well as teaching practical approaches/techniques to better manage your symptoms.  ‘If we keep doing things the same way, we keep getting the same outcome’ – this is where CBT comes in, it looks at lifelong changes that help you to overcome your symptoms and stay in control of them long-term.

My experience

I have been working in mental health delivering therapy for 10 years now. I have completed two post graduate university qualifications and am accredited with the BABCP (the regulatory body for my field). I treat clients both through the NHS and privately. I am eager to make therapy accessible to all clients, and as such have for a long time delivered therapy not just face to face, but also via telephone, video-call and live type-chat therapy. 

My goal

When I had my training, I was told my job is to make myself redundant – to teach a client what they need to continue without me – and that has continued to be my approach. I look forward to working together with you to help you achieve your goals.

 

Professional Accreditation/Qualifications

Cognitive Behavioural Therapist, BABCP accredited

Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner qualified
 

Additional training courses:

Disgust across the disorders (training in vomit phobia and body dysmorphia disorder)

Improving resilience in vulnerable adults

Treatment of Bi-polar

Trans-diagnostic treatment

Introduction to Dialectic and Behavioural Therapy (DBT)

Introduction to Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

Treatment of eating disorders

Treatment of chronic pain

Enhancing clinical practice in online delivered treatment

Conferences that included training in Couples CBT, cognitive treatment of OCD, CBT for autism clients and much more.

 

Health Insurance companies registered with include: AXA PPP, Vitality, Cigna and WPA, and Aviva.

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