Dr Catherine Donaldson

Psychology 30045828


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Specialises in

  • Behaviour Therapy
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT)
  • Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT)
  • Mindfulness based CBT
  • Psychotherapy
  • Trauma focused CBT

About me

I am a consultant clinical psychologist with over 20 years experience working in the NHS. My area of expertise is with adults who are experiencing mental health problems. I have extended experience in depression, anxiety disorders and bipolar affective disorder and have written numerous journal articles on these topics. I have also written two book chapters; one on depression and, one on dementia. I previously ran the psychology service within the National Affective Disorders Unit at the Maudsley Hospital and was a clinical academic at the Institute of Psychiatry I have a particular interest in how challenges during childhood can emerge during adolescence and adulthood as problems with anxiety and/or low mood.

Areas of interest

depression; anxiety disorders; bipolar disorder; panic disorder; social phobia; social anxiety; OCD; trauma; health anxiety; substance misuse; paranoia

Specialist interests and expertise in the following physical conditions

  • Cardiac conditions
  • Eating disorders
  • Gastrointestinal disorders
  • Musculoskeletal conditions
  • Neurological disorders
  • Pain management
  • Psychophysiological disorders
  • Physical disability

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Procedures completed

  • AA809

    Psychology session - (>50)

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