- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Behaviour Therapy
- Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
- Dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT)
- Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR)
- Motivational Interviewing
- Trauma focused CBT
- Video and telephone consultations
I am a Chartered Clinical Psychologist with over 20 years of experience as a Lead Clinician in the NHS. I work with clients using a person centred approach- tailoring treatment to individual needs and circumstances. I have had vast experience across the spectrum of mental health difficulties in the adult population.
Whether you are struggling with an anxiety disorder or depression, or overcoming past trauma, I will help you to understand your difficulties and find a way to manage and overcome the problems you are facing. I have a wide range of experience and have spent many years working with individuals with both reactive and long term mental health problems. I am a qualified DBT, CBT and EMDR practitioner. I have worked extensively with Borderline Personality Disorder/EUPD, Depression, Anxiety, Complex and Acute Trauma, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder as well as Grief and Adjustment Disorders.
I am also experienced in working with difficulties associated with physical health disorders such as Functional Neurological Disorder, NEADs and Chronic Pain.
I am based in Bury St Edmunds and deliver therapy in person and online.
Areas of interest
I work with adults (18+) with the following conditions:
Trauma/PTSD; Borderline Personality Disorder; Depression; Anxiety Disorders; Chronic Pain, FND and NEADs.
I am a qualified CBT, DBT and EMDR practitioner.
Specialist interests and expertise in the following physical conditions
- Neurological disorders
- Pain management
- Psychophysiological disorders
Current NHS consultant posts held
Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologist
Enhanced Community Pathway
Sailing, Traveling, Running, Friends and Books
(Additional) Languages spoken
- French - Fluent
Lam D, Schuck N, Smith N, Farmer A and Checkley S. Response style, interpersonal difficulties and social functioning in major depressive disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders. August 2003, Vol 75, No 3, 270 – 283
Lam D, Bright J, Jones S, Hayward P, Schuck N, Chisolm D and Sham P. Cognitive Therapy for Bipolar Illness- a pilot study of relapse prevention. Cognitive Therapy and Research, Vol 25, No 5, October 2000.
Results from DClinPsych thesis - Effects of memory of long-term benzodiazepine use in the elderly- used in Department of Health Guidelines on prescribing benzodiazepines to the elderly- 2001
Children’s World Nation Report Sri Lanka. Wijesundera, S, Schuck, N and Sethunga, P 2019. http://www.isciweb.org/Default.asp. Children’s Worlds, the International Survey of Children’s Well-Being (ISCWeB), is a worldwide research survey on children’s subjective well-being. The study aims to collect solid and representative data on children’s lives and daily activities, their time use and in particular on their own perceptions and evaluations of their well-being. The purpose is to improve children's well-being by creating awareness among children, their parents and their communities, but also among opinion leaders, decision makers, professionals and the general public.
- Doctorate in Clinical Psychology UCL 2001
- Certified DBT Therapist British Isles DBT Training 2007
- Certified EMDR Therapist Richman EMDR Training. 2019
Affiliations / memberships
Chartered Clinical Psychologist- British Psychological Society- Reg no. 506213
Post treatment communication
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
07771990338- Dr Nicole Schuck