Therapists

We offer a choice of therapists

Heide Schmid-Borgschulte

Mrs Heide-Marie Schmid-Borgschulte is a chartered member of the British Psychological Society (BPS) and a member of the UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP).

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Alison Lancaster, BSc (Hons) MSc

I am a BABCP Accredited Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist with 13 years experience in mental health within the NHS. Working with individuals, children and families I have experience of working with a range of problems and disorders, and have a special interest in obsessive compulsive disorder.

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John Heath

I am a UKCP Registered Psychotherapist and BPS Chartered Psychologist. As well as offering psychotherapy services in Cumbria, I am also a qualified trainer and supervisor of psychotherapists, with a national and international practice.

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Judith Townsley

I am a Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist and registered with the British Psychoanalytic Council with over thirty years of experience working in NHS mental health services, initially as a registered mental health nurse and in the last 20 years as a psychotherapist.

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Dr Quentin Simpson, Clinical Psychologist

I am an experienced clinician, having practiced in the NHS for 12 years as a Clinical Psychologist in mental health services up until 2016 where I worked with people experiencing enduring mental health conditions including depression, anxiety disorders, attachment issues and psychosis. I have also been in private practice providing regular clinics in both Carlisle and West Cumbria since 2014 and I continue to work into the NHS physical health psychology service with people affected by past trauma and persistent symptoms such as pain and fatigue.

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