Search

Dr Amber Keenan 30048130

Psychology

 

  • Fee assured
Overview

Specialises in

  • Behavioural Activation (BA)
  • CBT with Exposure and Response Prevention (CBT with ERP)
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
  • Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Mindfulness based CBT
  • Schema focused therapy
  • Trauma focused CBT

About me

Dr Amber Keenan enjoys working collaboratively with people who wish to gain a better understanding of their identity, as part of a journey of exploration and personal growth. She provides a safe place to explore how individual differences and experiences affect self-esteem, wellbeing, and relationships.

Amber encourages people to understand these differences, learn to embrace them, and move forward from “stuck” places. Such experiences may include depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress, complicated grief, somatisation, adjustment problems, relational differences, and trauma.

Amber specialises in mental health and gender dysphoria in adults. She is particularly interested in adjustment to sudden or unexpected life changing circumstances, including difficulties stemming from unexpected injuries, or illness.

Much of Amber’s work is underpinned by Schema Therapy, and more broadly, by the principals of intersectionality. She regularly incorporates, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy, Mindfulness, Behavioural Activation, Compassionate Mind, and Phase-based Interventions in her work.

Amber is also an experienced Gender Specialist who is able to provide psychological assessment and therapy for people experiencing distress associated with gender dysphoria / gender incongruence.

Areas of interest

Adults; Older Adults; Mental Health; Anxiety; Depression; Trauma; PTSD; OCD; Gender Dysphoria; CBT; Trauma Focused CBT; EMDR; Schema Therapy; Mindfulness; Behavioural Activation; Exposure Response Prevention

Specialist interests and expertise in the following physical conditions

  • Physical disability

Medical secretaries

About me
About my work
My qualifications & training
My private practice
Consultant's practices
Information for healthcare professionals

Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)

Procedures completed

  • AA809

    Psychology session - (5-50)

Report this page Edit details Print page

The information contained on Finder is submitted by consultants, therapists and healthcare services, and is declared by these third parties to be correct and compliant with the standards and codes of conduct specified by their relevant regulatory body. Bupa cannot guarantee the accuracy of all of the information provided.

You can find out more about the information on Finder and our website terms of use.