Dr Pennie Haywood

Dr Pennie Haywood

Psychology 30048235


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About me

A Chartered Clinical Psychologist, with over 20 years’ experience working in mental health services within the NHS.

Based in Northeast London, I offer psychological assessment and intervention with children, adolescents and adults.

My way of working is underpinned by an acknowledgement that the challenges we face in life are significant. Traumas and difficult life experiences may overtime be expressed in a variety of ways and develop into particular mental health struggles.

I take a warm and compassionate approach, knowing that the client’s relationship with their therapist is a vital first step in beginning to share our own stories and experiences. Through the development of a safe space, alongside specific therapeutic techniques, I aim to support clients in moving forward to enhance their life in accordance with their values.

My individualised approach, tailored to meet the needs of the client, draws upon a range of therapeutic models including, CBT, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness, and Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT).

My clinic is based less than a minutes walk from South Woodford tube station on the Central Line.

Areas of interest

Ages worked with: Primary school age, Adolescents and Adults;

Therapeutic approaches: CBT, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness, and Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT), Trauma and Attachment Informed Approaches;

Clinical Positions Held: NHS Clinical Psychologist, Team Lead, Supervisor;

Areas of Difficulty:
Trauma and PTSD
Children & Adolescents including Parenting Support
Behavioural issues
Coping Skills
Emotional regulation
Life Transitions
Obsessive Compulsive (OCD)
Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum Depression Relationship issues
Self Esteem/Self-Compassion vs Self-Criticism

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Procedures completed

  • AA809

    Psychology session - (>50)

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