Expertise: Psychological interventions in Chronic physical illness, CBT for Depression, Anxiety, Autism, ADHD, Insomnia, Health Anxiety, Obsessive Compulsive Disorders
Michael is a warm and knowledgeable cognitive behavioural therapist who has over 10 years experience in residential care, and private therapy organisations. Michael has undertaken extensive training and specialises in Health Anxiety, Chronic Illness management and Generalised Anxiety Disorder. After completing a masters from a prestigious university, he undertook further psychotherapeutic training and now strives to support individuals in overcoming their psychological difficulties. Michael has produced several academic papers in his further specialist area of occupational health and his interventions are currently implemented through several large organisations across the UK. Michael is experienced in the assessment and treatment of specific phobias, social anxiety disorder, depression, obsessive compulsive disorder, panic disorder, stress and relationship difficulties. In addition he has gained formal clinical qualification in rTMS and its administration.
“The greatest tool that we have available to us is the ability to speak, listen and communicate. Often, the first step to understanding ourselves can take a backset when our thoughts, worries or busy lives take the forefront. This is why I believe it is so important to have the ability for someone to not only listen…but to hear”