- Fee assured
- Verified account
- CBT with Exposure and Response Prevention (CBT with ERP)
- Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
- Interpersonal and Social Rhythm Therapy (IPSRT)
- Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT)
- Trauma focused CBT
- Video and telephone consultations
UK trained clinical psychologist with 16 years post-qualification experience. Working across the lifespan with a very ride range mental health problems from common through to highly complex and challenging presentations
Clinical psychology: CBT, IPT, recurrent/chronic depression, dysthymia, bereavement, bipolar 2 disorder, anxiety disorders, trauma and adjustment disorder. Adult ADHD. Emphasis on attachment style, life events and interpersonal difficulties (often in the context of complex personality related issues).
Neuropsychology: Assessment of the dementias, head injuries, stroke and other neurological conditions. Neuropsychotherapy to facilitate adjustment/transition. Neuropsychological interventions to address areas of specific deficit, to support carers and multidisciplinary teams. Assessment and psychosocial management of challenging behaviours.
Medico-legal: Trauma and adjustment disorders, head injuries (including mild head injury), capacity assessments. Assessment of attachment style, capacity to form and maintain intimate and other close relationships, and capacity to be an adequate/ effective caregiver to minors. Assessment of symptoms of emotional/psychological neglect and abuse of minors.
Areas of interest
Depressions including Bipolar II Illness;Anxiety disorders and phobias;Trauma and stress related disorders;Loss, bereavement and transitions across the lifespan;Relationships difficulties, interpersonal disputes and anger;Emotional regulation difficulties including self-harm and addictive behaviours;Post-concussional syndrome (mild traumatic brain injury);Dementias and neurological conditions; ADHD
Specialist interests and expertise in the following physical conditions
- Neurological disorders
- Pain management
- Psychophysiological disorders
Current NHS consultant posts held
Private practice since 2008.
Co-founder of the Surrey Healthcare Clinic
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Turkish - Native or bilingual
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Other ways of contacting me
I can be contacted directly using Skype. My Skype ID is: leventyurdakul