- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
- Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR)
- Family Therapy
- Trauma focused CBT
- Video and telephone consultations
Catherine is a compassionate and highly skilled clinical psychologist with over 20 years clinical experience. She worked within the NHS from 2003-2022, providing psychological assessment, formulation and therapy for individuals, families and carers. Catherine has experience across a variety of specialisms including Adult Mental Health, Learning Disabilities and Physical Health services. She has also worked systemically, providing psychological input at a Health Board, National and Government level.
Catherine is warm, open and straight forward as a person and as a therapist. She creates a safe space where she and clients can work together to understand and tackle difficulties and distress. She works with individuals who are experiencing a range of psychological difficulties, such as: depression/ low mood, anxiety disorders (e.g. phobias, panic, health anxiety, performance/social anxiety, OCD), trauma related difficulties (including PTSD), interpersonal difficulties, adjustment to health issues/life events, bereavement/loss and disordered eating.
Catherine draws from a wide-range of evidence-based therapeutic approaches to create specific interventions tailored to individual need. These approaches include: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Compassion Focussed Therapy (CFT), Behaviour Family Therapy (BFT), Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT) and Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR).
Catherine is a chartered member of the British Psychological Society and a registered Psychologist Practitioner with the Health and Care Professionals Council (HCPC membership number: PYL24224)
Areas of interest
Adults (18+); depression/ low mood; anxiety disorders (e.g. phobias, panic, health anxiety, performance/social anxiety, OCD); trauma related difficulties (including PTSD); interpersonal difficulties; adjustment to health issues/life events; bereavement/loss; disordered eating.
- Catherine Jenkins
- Connect Clinical Psychology c/o The Wellbeing Rooms 5A Kirk Road Bearsden Glasgow G61 3RG
- DClinPsy University of Edinburgh 2009
- MLitt Renaissance Studies University of Strathclyde 2003
- BA(joint hons) English & Psychology University of Strathclyde 2002
- EMDR Part 1,2 & 3 Richman EMDR Training 2020
- BFT The Meridan Family Programme 2010
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- CPsychol British Psychological Society 2016
Affiliations / memberships
Catherine is a member of the British Psychological Society and a registered Psychologist Practitioner with the Health and Care Professionals Council (HCPC membership number: PYL24224)
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Psychology session - (>50)
Psychology session - remote - (5-50)