Melanie Shepherd

Melanie Shepherd

Dip Clin Psychol, MSc, AFBPsS

Melanie is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist with over 25 years' experience.  She led NHS services for adults where she continues to offer supervision.  Melanie is experienced in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Psychodynamic Therapy, and has specialised in Systemic Psychotherapy, so the therapeutic approach can be tailored to clients' needs by offering what best suits the person and the issues for which they are seeking support.

Melanie is skilled in helping people overcome a broad range of difficulties and offers therapies recomended by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).  She is interested in how difficulties are linked to our relationships, work and wider social and cultural experience and explicitly draws on people's strengths and resources to enable them to make changes.

Melanie is registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and as a Systemic, Couple and Family Psychotherapist with the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP).