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- Applied Relaxation
- Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
- Mindfulness based CBT
- Video & Telephone remote therapy sessions
I am a highly experienced consultant clinical psychologist that offers a wide range of treatment to persons presenting mental health problems. I work jointly with the client to formulate an agreed method of treatment selected between the best evidence based therapies on offer. I offer ongoing evaluation and warm rapport to achieve improvement.
I practiced therapy over the phone for persons with mobility problems and /or elderly
Areas of interest
Eclectic therapies for persons with Depression; Anxiety disorders; Bereavement and chronic terminal illnesses; . Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD); Treatment for symptoms of early Alzheimer's disease; vascular Dementia;
Psychological support in Terminal Illness.
Psychological therapies over the phone for Older people with mobility problems
Specialist interests and expertise in the following physical conditions
- Pain management
- End of life care
- Memory loss
Current NHS consultant posts held
I recently retired from the National Health Service after a long career that covered different specialties. My last post was as Associated Director of Therapies for Older Adults and clinician providing direct care at The Surrey and Borders Trust in Guilford.
I have research published in psychological journals in the past .
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I am a devoted Opera fan and enjoy classical and modern music..
I loved reading and have a deep interest in Ancient History and Archeology.
I currently enjoy exercising in my local Gym .
I am Associated Fellow of the British Psychological Society.
English,Spanish and Freanch
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Courses offered to GPs
Until 2013 I conducted series of talks on: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Mindfullness and other evidence based forms of treatment to Doctors, Nurses and Social workers at Princess Alice Hospice.Esher
- Clinical Psychologist ( 5 year course plus dissertation ) Universidad de Chile 1970
- M.Sc in Sociology with special reference to the Socilogy of Medicine Bedford College ,University of London 1976
- Revalidation of Psychology degree. In Service N.H.S 1976
Details of entry to specialist register
- Division of Clinical Psychology, British Psychological Society., 1978
- Chartered Clinical Psychologist, , 2001
- Psychology practitioner C.Psychol, 2011
- Health and care professions council hcpc, 2013
Affiliations / memberships
Associated Fellow of The British Psychological Society
Member of the Division of Clinical Psychology
Member of The Psychologist Special Interest group in Older persons
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
Diana Chanfreau 0208 3995408 or 07835819330