I am registered with the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) and am a member of the British Psychological Society (BPS) and the British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP) and adhere to their Code of Ethics.
I have the following qualifications:
B.Sc. Honours degree in Psychology,
a Masters degree in Organisational Psychology,
Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy,
Diploma in Individual and Group Supervision,
Diploma in Advanced Psychotherapy,
Certificate EMDR (Adv),
Training in Imago Relationship Therapy.
I have 23 years experience as an Integrative Psychotherapist and Counsellor incorporating Psychodynamic, Cognitive and Transpersonal approaches.
Working with each client is unique and how I work with you is determined by what difficulties you are experiencing in your life at the time and what you are hoping for from the sessions.
I have a private practice in South London,Crystal Palace, and at the Centre for Counselling and Psychotherapy Education (CCPE) in West London. I also work as a Counselling Supervisor and group facilitator at various educational, voluntary agencies and Primary Care Trusts in London and have worked as an Organisational Psychologist and Human Resources Director for Organisations in the U.K. and U.S.A.
Cathy McDermott, M.Sc., Dip.Psych
UKCP Reg. Psychotherapist & Organisational Psychologist