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Dr. Nicola Sorfleet
Psychologist in Sevenoaks - Registered 8+ Years

Registered Psychologist Nicola Sorfleet

Consulting Rooms (by appointment)

Full address provided upon booking, Dartford Road
Sevenoaks
Kent
TN13 3TQ

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Professional Titles

  • Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) Registered Counselling Psychologist
  • British Psychological Society (BPS) Chartered Counselling Psychologist (CPsychol)
Engagement rate - 42% of enquirers became verified clients

Summary

Counselling and Psychology in Sevenoaks

  • Individual 100 - 50 minutes
  • Couple 100 - 50 minutes
Payment Methods Accepted: American Express, Bank Transfer, Cash, Maestro, Mastercard, Visa
Languages: English

Working Hours

  • Mondays2:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Sundays8am - 12pm

Issue Covered

  • Abuse
  • Anger
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Bereavement
  • Binge Eating
  • Body Dysmorphia
  • Bulimia
  • Depression
  • OCD
  • Panic
  • PTSD
  • Relationship Problems
  • Self Esteem
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress


Therapies

  • Counselling
  • Psychology
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
  • Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Client Centred Therapy
  • Integrative Therapy


Private Health Insurance Registrations

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • BUPA
  • PruHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • WPA



Gender

Female

More Detail

8+ Years Post-Registration Experience

Hello. I'm Nicola. I'm a registered and chartered counselling psychologist - I help individuals and couples with their psychological wellbeing. I have private and public sector experience as a counselling psychologist. My interest includes panic disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and relationship problems, as well as the particular difficulties encountered by women.

What to Expect

An initial assessment session enables you to see if you feel comfortable with me, discuss what concerns you, ask questions, understand confidentiality, and assess if therapy could assist you. Please use a contact option on the right to arrange an initial assessment session in Sevenoaks, Tunbridge Wells or Caterham.

Client Centred Therapy

Client centred therapy focuses on appreciating and accepting you. It facilitates your honesty about the concerns you experience. Client centred therapy aims to help you discover your own solutions.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)

Cognitive behavioural therapy focuses on how your thoughts influence your feelings and actions. It recognises and addresses negative thoughts which maintain the issues you experience. The objective of CBT is for you to have healthier thoughts and emotions.

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) (England and Wales) indicates cognitive behavioural therapy for anorexia nervosa, Binge Eating Disorder (BED), Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD), bulimia nervosa, depression, Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD), Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), panic disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and social anxiety disorder.

Counselling

Counselling centres on listening to you, and supporting you. You decide what issue concerning your childhood and/or adult life you discuss. The aim of counselling is to help you to talk about a difficulty and find a way forward that is right for you.

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) (England and Wales) recommends counselling for depression.

Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR)

Eye movement desensitisation reprocessing guides your eye movements to stimulate how your brain processes data. The technique endeavours to reprocess your locked distressing recollections. The objective of eye movement desensitisation reprocessing is to desensitise your painful memories.

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) (England and Wales) recommends EMDR for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).

Integrative Therapy

Integrative therapy selects therapies to fit your needs and the issues you experience. It considers your subjective experiences and choices. An aim of integrative therapy is to help you develop your self-understanding.

Psychodynamic Therapy

Psychodynamic therapy focuses on the unconscious causes of the problems you encounter. It facilitates you in becoming aware of aspects of your internal dynamics. Psychodynamic therapy aims to increase your self-understanding to give you choices.

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) (England and Wales) recommends psychodynamic therapy for anorexia nervosa, depression and social anxiety disorder.

Psychology

Psychology is interested in you and your thoughts, emotions and behaviour. It offers you psychological interventions and mental wellbeing support. The objective of psychological therapy is to help you alleviate symptoms.

Qualifications Timeline

August
2014
Certificate of Attendance Part 3 of a 3 Part Training
Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR)
Alexandra Richman Approved by EMDR International Association and by EMDR Europe Association (UK)
June
2013
Certificate of Attendance Part 1 of a 3 Part Training
Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR)
Alexandra Richman Approved by EMDR International Association and by EMDR Europe Association (UK)
July
2012
Post Graduate Certificate in Professional Development
Evidence Based Psychological Treatments
University of Reading (UK)
Included modules on Anorexia Nervosa, Binge Eating Disorder (BED), Bulimia Nervosa, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Depression, Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD), Integrative Therapy, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Panic Disorder, Relationship Problems and Sleep Problems
November
2008
Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) Registered Counselling Psychologist
November
2008
British Psychological Society (BPS) Chartered Counselling Psychologist
November
2008
Doctorate
Psychotherapeutic and Counselling Psychology
University of Surrey (UK)
Included modules on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Integrative Therapy and Psychodynamic Therapy
November
2005
Post Graduate Diploma
Counselling Psychology
University of Surrey and Roehampton University (UK)
Included modules on Client Centred Therapy, Integrative Therapy and Psychodynamic Therapy

Nicola abides by the Code of Ethics and Conduct of the British Psychological Society (BPS) and the Standards of the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

Location Detail


My Consulting Address is in easy reach of

Sevenoaks, Riverhead, Godden Green, Seal, Dunton Green, Chipstead, Otford, Kemsing, Chevening, Whitley Row, Stone Street, Knatts Valley, Underriver, Sevenoaks Weald, Heaverham, Sundridge, Ivy Hatch, Brasted, Ide Hill, Shoreham

Nearest Train Stations

  • Bat and Ball (0.4 miles)
  • Sevenoaks (0.6 miles)
  • Dunton Green (1.5 miles)
  • Otford (2.3 miles)
  • Kemsing (2.6 miles)
  • Shoreham, Kent (3.6 miles)
  • Hildenborough (4.7 miles)
  • Borough Green & Wrotham (4.9 miles)
  • Knockholt (5.3 miles)
  • Eynsford (5.8 miles)


Wheelchair access: No

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Updated 18 September 2017