Kim Fisher Cognitive behaviour therapy psychotherapist , WC1X
I have worked within the mental health field for well over 15years. I started my career working within the voluntary sector in residental and day programmes for substance misuse. I have since worked across sectors: voluntary, statutory and the private sector. I have worked with a range of complex issues, in particular psychosis, substance misuse & mood disorders. My work has consisted of: group work, one to one, teaching, workshop delivery, reflective practice across departments & the delivery of clinical supervision, and programme development and delivery. I have also worked in private practice throughout this time.
Areas I specialise in are: Anxiety (social, performance, Panic Disorder (panic attacks), GAD, OCD, fear of flying), Depression, Stress, Sleep, Anger & resentment, Bereavement, Substance misuse (in particular alcohol reduction), Self confidence/criticism, Motivation, Life adjustment, Binge eating (Bullimia), Relationship & Dating struggles, Work related issues (i.e. assertion, meaning, motivation & bullying).
Training and qualifications
BA Hons - Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
MA in psychotherapy and counselling - New School of Psychotherapy & Counselling, London, UK
Diploma in CBT - Goldsmiths, London, UK
Diploma in Clinical Supervision - CPPD, London, UK
CPD with leaders in the field of CBT - workshops & trainings with: Christine Padesky, Judith Beck, Geoff Young, Thomas Lynch, Melanie Fennel, Paul Chadwick, Deborah Lee, Mary Welford & Windy Dryden
- A waged sliding scale applies for fees: ranging from £80 - £95 per session (the lowest fee is £80)
- All first sessions are charged at the £80 rate (excluding insurance covered clients)
I am a consultant practitioner with the insurers: Bupa, Axa PPP, Pru Health & Cigna