Mr Fernando Lopes

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) 30044886


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Specialises in

  • Applied Relaxation
  • Behavioural Activation (BA)
  • CBT with Exposure and Response Prevention (CBT with ERP)
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Bulimia Nervosa (CBT-BN)
  • Counselling
  • Mindfulness based CBT
  • Motivational Enhancement Therapy
  • Trauma focused CBT


  • Face-to-face consultations
  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

Fernando Lopes is a Cognitive Behaviour Psychotherapist who is about to complete 30 years of experience working with psychological and emotional difficulties including addictions/substance misuse, depression, anxiety, PTSD, trauma and trauma related problems, and personality disorders.
Fernando’s work and experience extends across a wide range of individual and group treatments and over the years he has worked in the NHS and private sector.
At present Fernando receives referrals from the NHS/PHP services, private sector organisations such as Onebright/CBT Clinics and private referrals.
As a Cognitive Behaviour Psychotherapist, Fernando has developed expertise and experience in a wide range of emotional and psychological disorders both with adolescents and adults alike. He has been a fully accredited member of the British Association for Behavioural & Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP) since 2013.
Fernando has trained and developed skills and knowledge of CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy) and more contemporary models/branches within the CBT family of therapies, such as ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy) and Schema-Focused Therapy.
Fernando Lopes holds an Edge Hill University Post- Grad Diploma in CBT and a Hazelden Foundation Diploma in Addictions Counselling.

 BABCP member 091140 – Accredited since August 2012.

 Post-Graduate Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy, Edge Hill University; 2010.



 Portuguese – first language.

 English – fluent.

 Spanish --fluent.

Areas of interest

-CBT Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
-Therapeutic Models for Addictions and Substance Abuse;
-Mindfulness and its applications to psychotherapy;
-ACT Acceptance and Commitment Therapy;
-Schema-Focused Therapy.

Specialist interests and expertise in the following physical conditions

  • Eating disorders
  • Pain management
  • Personality Disorders
  • Addiction and Substance Abuse
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Depression
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder - OCD

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Procedures completed

  • AA387

    Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) session - (>50)

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