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- Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR)
- Mindfulness based CBT
David Dickinson qualified for a BSc.(Hons) in Psychology from the University of London (1972-1975) and qualified for a Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of London Institute of Psychiatry (1975-1977). He is a Chartered Clinical Psychologist, an Assistant Fellow of the British Psychological Society (BPS), a member of the Clinical Division of the BPS, and Health Care Professional Council member . He has also held honorary lectureship appointments in Clinical Psychology at University of London Doctoral Programmes, has been interviewed on radio regarding PTSD and for 5 years was a Clinical Psychology Manager .
He specialises in Adult Mental Health. Areas of clinical interest include PTSD, Adjustment Disorder, the Anxiety spectrum and Low Mood. He has been trained in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing therapy and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy for Personality Disorder.
Consultations are available in central Colchester , car parking is unrestricted
Areas of interest
Individual therapy for Adults including Depression, Anxiety disorders, Panic Attacks, Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), Low Self Esteem and Confidence; Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) particularly road traffic accidents; Adjustment Issues; General Stress and Occupational Stress;;
Therapies include Eye movement desensitisation & reprocessing (EMDR); Cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT); Mindfulness;
Clinical psychologist with 35+ years of clinical experience, flexible working hours
Current NHS consultant posts held
From 1977 to 2009, he was a Clinical Psychologist employed within the NHS, and from 1989 employed at Consultant Grade. He has been continuously employed in private practise since 2009.
He has published six peer review journal articles on mental health particularly the effects of inpatient care.
Interests include travel, literature, history of art,gardening and family life.
He obtained a travel bursary in 2001 to study specialist mental health services in Australia and their application to UK NHS services.
UK psychology and nursing journals