Dr Katarina Kovacova is a Clinical Psychologist and University Lecturer, with extensive clinical experience working with individuals across a range of age groups and clinical severity. Having obtained her MSc in Psychology at Palacky University in the Czech Republic, she went on to complete a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology at the University of East London. Alongside her clinical practice, Dr Kovacova has been a guest lecturer at the University of East London, Canterbury Christ Church University and Institute of Psychiatry (King’s College London), teaching on postgraduate Masters and Doctorate programmes.
Dr Kovacova has worked across inpatient, outpatient, and community care settings with individuals experiencing a wide range of mental health conditions including depression, anxiety, behavioural difficulties, low self esteem, addiction, personality disorders, post traumatic stress disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, phobias, psychosis, and relationship difficulties.
Dr Kovacova has training and experience in a number of evidence-based Therapies, including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Trauma Focused CBT, Systemic (family) Therapy, Mentalisation Based Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, and Narrative Therapy. She has delivered individual, couple, group and family therapy interventions, culturally sensitive parenting support, and provided training, supervision and consultation to other health professionals, teams and services.