International

  The Annexe, Rose Cottage 33 Newbury St. Lambourn, Berkshire RG17 8PB United Kingdom

  0148873211.

  linda@nightingaletherapy.com

Linda K Berkeley

Credentials and degrees : 
BABCP Accredited CBT Therapist BA English; BSc. Hons. Psychology; BPS Level A & B Certificate of Competence in Occupational Testing; MSc. Psychological Counselling; MSc. Psychological Therapies; PGDip Evidenced Based Psychological Therapies. Additionally, I have undertaken training in group work and in supervision. I am able to provide supervision to Counselling, CBT, and PWP trainees. APA Affiliate, Divisions 17, 49, & 50; British Psychological Society (BPS); Division of Counselling Psychology; Federation of Drug and Alcohol Professionals; BABCP; BACP; BPS Register of Qualifications in Test Use (RQTU); Affiliate CIPD; IPPA.
Description: 
I am an Anglo-American therapist living and working in the UK in West Berkshire. I am accredited as a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist with the British Association of Cognitive and Behavioural Therapists (BABCP) and a registered Counsellor with the British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists (BACP). I am also a Counselling Psychology Trainee at the end of training. I work with adults, adolescents, and families on bodily focused repetitive behaviours (BFRBs) e.g. trichotillomania, skin-picking. I also can work with the other issues that may be present, e.g. general anxiety, depression, OCD, substance misuse, eating disorders, depression, panic, health anxiety, social anxiety, body dysmorphic issues, trauma, personality issues, mindfulness, long-term health conditions, learning difficulties, & the autistic spectrum.
Treatment methods: 
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and 3rd wave related therapies including Compassion Focused Therapy; integrative; pluralistic; evidence-based. Long-term face-to-face work, Online counselling, Short-term face-to-face work, Telephone counselling, Time-limited.