Keith Bickley, B.A.
I have 30 years experience working in the N.H.S adult and children’s mental health services. I offer solution-focused brief therapy to individuals, families and couples. I also offer appointments to young adults and teenagers where appropriate.
- B.A. Social Sciences
- Registered Mental Nurse (1986)
- Diploma in Family Therapy
I work to the standards laid down by the UKCP. This includes the required practice and continuing professional development hours to maintain competency. I access clinical supervision through the Cumbria family therapy peer supervision group which meets monthly.
- Family/relationship problems
- Severe mental health difficulties including long term depression, eating disorders, personality disorders including Borderline Personality Disorder
- Family/carers/relationship problems related to B.P.D.
- Child behavioural
- Mental health issues
- Work related stress
Solution-focused brief therapy
Who I help
Individuals, families and couples. I also offer appointments to young adults and teenagers where appropriate.
Appointments available in Carlisle
I have 30 years experience working in the N.H.S adult and children’s mental health services. This included managing in-patient units, working as a generic and forensic community psychiatric nurse and managing and delivering the family therapy service across North Cumbria based in the local Psychotherapy Department for the last 13 years of my N.H.S. career. I have worked as a family therapy trainer for the Family Therapy Training Network based in Glasgow and currently for the Cumbria Therapeutic Adoption Support Service.
Our main offices are in Carlisle at:
13 Earl Street
Telephone: 01768 896969
We also have clinicians who see clients in Penrith, Wigton & Ivegill in Cumbria