About Louise

 

Experience:

I have practiced in the mental health field for over twenty-five years. This has included managing a day hospital and providing cognitive behaviour therapy to adults and young people overcoming addiction,  providing specialist assessment and therapy programmes to children and families within an NHS CAMHS team and more recently providing psychological therapy for adults and young people presenting with depression and/or a range of anxiety problems. I have extensive experience and expertise working with children, young people and adults with a range of difficulties including anxiety, depression and addiction

“I have learnt so much, really eye opening techniques and Louise has been amazing at helping me see where my difficulties have stemmed from. I feel confident with the strategies I have learnt to deal with difficult times.” (Kate) 

Accreditations:

BABCP, ( British Association of Behavioural Cognitive Psychotherapies.)

NMC, (Nursing and Midwifery Council.)

Qualifications:

Postgraduate Diploma in Evidence-based Psychological Treatment – CBT  (merit), University of Reading.

MSc Addictive Behaviour (distinction), St.George’s Medical School, University of London.

Diploma in Solution- focused therapy: A family perspective, Institute of Family Therapy, London.

Registered Nurse (Mental Health), Southampton University Combined School of Nursing.

Other:

Enhanced DBS certificate.

Email Me

louisebarkercbt@gmail.com

Call Me

07394 824978