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Lynne Korte
Registered Clinical Psychologist in Balham

Registered Clinical Psychologist Lynne Korte

Consulting Rooms (by appointment)

246 Balham High Road
Balham
London
SW17 7AW

General Availability

  • Weekday Evenings

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Professional Titles

  • British Psychological Society (BPS) Chartered Clinical Psychologist (CPsychol)
  • Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) Registered Clinical Psychologist

Summary

Psychology in Balham, London

  • Individual 80 - 50 minutes
  • Couple 90 - 50 minutes
Payment Method Accepted: Cash
Languages: English

Issues Covered

  • Abuse
  • Alcohol Dependence
  • Anger
  • Anxiety and Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD)
  • Bereavement
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
  • Depression
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Disorder
  • Phobias
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Problems
  • Schizophrenia
  • Self Esteem
  • Self Harm
  • Sexual Problems
  • Sleep Problems
  • Stress
  • Substance Dependence


Therapies

  • Psychology
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
  • Interpersonal Therapy
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Integrative Therapy


Private Health Insurance Registrations

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • BUPA
  • CIGNA
  • PruHealth



Gender

Female

More Detail

7 Years Post-Chartership Experience

Welcome. I am Lynne Korte. I'm a chartered and registered clinical psychologist - I help individuals and couples with their mental wellbeing. I have private sector experience as a clinical psychologist.

What to Expect

An introductory assessment meeting enables you to discover if you feel comfortable with me, share what worries you, ask questions, understand confidentiality, and decide if therapy could help you. Please use a contact option on the right to book an initial assessment session in Balham, London.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)

CBT focuses on how your thoughts (cognitions) affect your emotions and behaviour. It identifies and challenges negative thoughts that maintain the issues you encounter. The aim of CBT is for you to have healthier thoughts and feelings.

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) (England and Wales) recommends CBT for alcohol dependence, bipolar disorder, Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD), depression, Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD), Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), panic disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), schizophrenia, self harm and substance dependence.

Integrative Therapy

Integrative therapy selects therapies to fit your preferences and the issues you encounter. It explores your subjective experiences and options. An aim of integrative therapy is to help you advance your self-understanding.

Interpersonal Therapy

Interpersonal therapy focuses on the interpersonal concerns you encounter. It facilitates you in comprehending issues differently. An objective of interpersonal therapy is to help you make useful changes in how you communicate.

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) (England and Wales) suggests interpersonal therapy for depression.

Psychodynamic Therapy

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

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) (England and Wales) indicates psychodynamic therapy for depression, self harm and substance dependence.

Psychology

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

Clinical Qualifications

  • Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) Registered Clinical Psychologist since January 2010
  • British Psychological Society (BPS) Chartered Clinical Psychologist since December 2009
  • Magister Artium Degree
    Specialisation in Clinical Psychology
    University of Pretoria (South Africa)
    September 2005

I abide 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

Upper Tooting, Tooting Bec, Tooting, Balham, Earlsfield, Clapham Common, Streatham, Streatham Hill, Clapham, Clapham Junction, Colliers Wood, Wandsworth, Clapham North, Streatham Common, Tulse Hill, Southfields, Battersea, Brixton, Merton, West Dulwich

Nearest Train Stations

  • Balham (0.2 miles)
  • Wandsworth Common (0.5 miles)
  • Streatham Hill (1.2 miles)
  • Earlsfield (1.3 miles)
  • Tooting (1.5 miles)
  • Haydons Road (1.7 miles)
  • Clapham Junction (1.7 miles)
  • Streatham Common (1.8 miles)
  • Streatham (1.8 miles)
  • Clapham High Street (2 miles)


Nearest London Underground Tube Stations

  • Balham (0.2 miles)
  • Clapham South (0.9 miles)
  • Tooting Bec (0.9 miles)
  • Tooting Broadway (1.1 miles)
  • Clapham Common (1.6 miles)


Wheelchair access: Yes

Updated 04 November 2015