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Dr Joanne McVey

Psychology

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Specialises in

  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
  • Counselling
  • Mindfulness based CBT
  • Trauma focused CBT

About me

I am a Consultant Clinical Psychologist who has worked for over 25 years in the NHS, helping people with psychological and physical health problems.
In addition to my NHS work, I now offer a private clinic in York on Thursday mornings, offering help to individuals who are facing psychological challenges and difficulties.

I use a number of different psychological approaches, tailoring the therapy to what will be the most helpful and effective for the person in front of me.

I am confidant offering psychological input to people who are struggling with emotional problems such as anxiety, depression and low self-esteem.

It may be that you have experienced a recent sequence of stressful life events, or perhaps there has been an issue that you have struggled with over the years.

I believe that it is very important to listen carefully to my client`s experiences, then work with them to find a way through their difficulties.

This may involve them developing a better understanding of how they are thinking and feeling and why.
It may also involve developing new skills or coming to a new perspective on your life.

Psychological sessions can help you to identify what really matters to you in life and turn towards a more fulfilling future.

Areas of interest

Mood disorders including anxiety, depression and panic; chronic illness and dealing with health problems; concerns with weight and shape; distress relating to body image; distress and adjustment to negative life events; family and interpersonal problems; problems resulting from negative childhood experiences including abuse; self-criticism and perfectionism.

Specialist interests and expertise in the following physical conditions

  • Cardiac conditions
  • Gastrointestinal disorders
  • Gynaecological disorders
  • Musculoskeletal conditions
  • Oncology
  • Pain management
  • Psychophysiological disorders
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Procedures completed

  • AA809

    Psychology session - (5-50)

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