mary ion

Accredited Cognitive Behavioural Therapist & EMDR Therapist

PG Dip, MSc, BA, RN (Mental Health)

Mary is an experienced and empathic UK based cognitive behavioural therapist who is fully accredited with the BABCP to work with people experiencing anxiety and depression

Mary is experienced in assessing and treating a full range of Anxiety and Mood disorders including:

  • Generalised Anxiety Disorder

  • Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

  • Social anxiety

  • Body Image Problems such as BDD

  • Panic disorder

  • Phobias

  • Depression

  • Post natal depression

  • Low self esteem.

CBT is recommended by NICE for these difficulties and is an effective and relatively brief therapy of between approximately 5-20 sessions depending on individual circumstances.

Mary has a particular interest and expertise in helping people who have experienced trauma to overcome their difficulties.

Mary has also undertaken Europe and UK accredited training in EMDR which she is also able to offer online. EMDR is a very effective treatment for people who have experienced trauma as recommended by NICE.


Registered Mental health Nurse :NMC 96B0744E

MSc Mental Health Services Research

Postgraduate Diploma in CBT (qualified December 2012)

Accredited CBT Therapist (Full accreditation with BABCP since April 2014):130060

EMDR Training with EMDR Academy