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Dr. Laura Villa
Psychologist in Farringdon - Registered 7+ Years

Registered Psychologist Laura Villa
9 Coldbath Square
Farringdon
London
EC1R 5HL
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  • Individual 110 - 50 minutes
  • Couple 130 - 50 minutes
Engagement rate - 17% of enquirers became verified clients

General Availability

  • Weekday Daytimes

Issue Covered

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


Therapies

  • Psychotherapy
  • Psychology
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Interpersonal Therapy


Private Health Insurance Registrations

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



Languages

  • English
  • Italian


More Detail

7+ Years Post-Registration Experience

Hello. I am Laura Villa. I'm a registered and chartered clinical psychologist - I help individuals and couples with their psychological wellbeing. I have private and public sector experience as a clinical psychologist. My interest includes depression, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and relationship problems, and the specific issues experienced by men and women.

What to Expect

An initial assessment appointment enables you to see if you feel comfortable with me, share what worries you, ask questions, understand confidentiality, and determine if therapy could help you. Please use a contact option on the right to book an initial assessment meeting in Farringdon, London or Winchmore Hill, London.

Interpersonal Therapy

Interpersonal therapy focuses on the interpersonal difficulties you experience. It facilitates you in understanding problems differently. An aim of interpersonal therapy is to help you implement helpful changes to how you relate.

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

Psychodynamic Therapy

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

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

Psychology

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

Psychotherapy

Psychotherapy focuses on you, and you gaining insight into the difficulties you face. It considers your ideas, feelings and relevant events in your history. Psychotherapy aims to help you change or discover appropriate methods of managing.

Qualifications Timeline

January
2013
British Psychological Society (BPS) Chartered Clinical Psychologist
June
2010
Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) Registered Clinical Psychologist
March
1999
Doctorate
Clinical and Community Psychology
with
Psychodynamic Therapy
University of the Studies of Turin (Italy)

Laura 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

Clerkenwell, Finsbury, Farringdon, Chancery Lane, Bloomsbury, Grays Inn, Holborn, Fleet Street, Kings Cross, Barbican, Temple, Angel, Islington, St. Pauls, Barnsbury, Blackfriars, Covent Garden, Old Street, Moorgate, Euston

Nearest Train Stations

  • Farringdon (0.4 miles)
  • City Thameslink (0.5 miles)
  • Barbican (0.6 miles)
  • London Liverpool Street (0.6 miles)
  • King's Cross Thameslink (0.7 miles)
  • London Cannon Street (0.7 miles)
  • London King's Cross (0.8 miles)
  • London St Pancras (0.9 miles)
  • London Blackfriars (0.9 miles)
  • Old Street (0.9 miles)


Nearest London Underground Tube Stations

  • Chancery Lane (0.4 miles)
  • Farringdon (0.4 miles)
  • Barbican (0.6 miles)
  • Russell Square (0.6 miles)
  • Holborn (0.6 miles)


Wheelchair access: No

Consulting Rooms (by appointment) also at


Updated 07 September 2017