Dr Victor Thompson



  • Fee assured

Specialises in

  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)

About me

Hello, I am Dr Victor Thompson, a Chartered Clinical Psychologist, BABCP accredited and HCPC registered. I help a wide-range of people, experiencing common psychological difficulties - people like you.

I qualified as a Clinical Psychologist in 2001, by completing the 3-year post-graduate Doctorate in Clinical Psychology course at University College London (UCL). Since then, I have completed further specialist post-graduate training in CBT (Uni of Oxford).

I provide assessments and treatments for a range of common psychological difficulties, drawing on my qualifications and training in CBT and Clinical Psychology. The breadth and depth of my Clinical Psychology training in a range of approaches in addition to CBT, and with a wide-range of patients and settings, gives me comprehensive experience and treatment. I continue to work in the NHS, having practiced for over 15 years, where I lead a team of over 20 psychologists.

The first session is used to assess your difficulties, to give you an understanding of how I understand the problems you are having and what is likely to help. Then if you feel that this is a good fit for you (almost everyone does), we agree on a short number of sessions to see if we can make progress towards improving things for you. My approach is open and practical.

If you have a question about how I might be able to help, then do get in touch.

Areas of interest

Cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT); Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD); Individual therapy; Eating disorders; Depression; Anxiety disorders; Sports Psychology; Stress; Work Stress; Panic Disorder; Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD); Bulimia; Binge Eating Disorder; Low self esteem

Specialist interests and expertise in the following physical conditions

  • Cardiac conditions
  • Eating disorders
  • Gastrointestinal disorders
  • Musculoskeletal conditions
  • Neurological disorders
  • Pain management
  • Psychophysiological disorders
  • Physical disability

Video and telephone consultations

  • Offers video and telephone consultations
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Procedures completed

  • AA809

    Psychology session - (>50)

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