Dr James Banks

Psychology 30048307


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Specialises in

  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT)
  • Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Mindfulness based CBT


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

About me

I am a Senior Specialist Chartered Psychologist. I hold the qualifications of BSc in Psychology, MSc in Health Psychology, MSc in Psychology and Learning Disability and a Doctorate in Counselling Psychology and have a Certificate in Psychological and Psychiatric Forensic Mental Health.
I have also received specialist training in adult and child attachment styles and I am a fully registered psychometric test user with the British Psychological Society.
1.3 I have over 10 years’ experience working in various mental health settings with children, young people and adults in the field of psychological assessment, formulation and intervention.
I have vast experience of cognitive, capacity and medical-legal assessments. I have written medico-legal reports involving Personal injury, PTSD, and Psychological reports around Mood disturbance, Eating Disorders, and Adaptive functioning and Learning difficulties/disabilities.
I have training in several therapeutic approaches including CBT, EMDR, and DBT and Mindfulness.
I am an Accredited EMDR practitioner and have completed all levels of the child and adult EMDR training.

Areas of interest

Trauma focused work
Eating Disorders
Anxiety Disorder
Autism diagnosis and support
ADHD diagnosis and support
Cognitive and Capacity Assessments
Psychological Assessments
Medical-Legal Assessments

Medical secretaries

Consultant's practices
Information for healthcare professionals

Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)

Procedures completed

  • AA809

    Psychology session - (>50)

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