Dr Vicky Lawson

Counselling psychologist

Dr Vicky Lawson is a Chartered Counselling psychologist with over 10 years’ experience working within NHS and Social Care settings. She works with people of all ages and has experience with individuals, families and couples. She is currently a Senior Psychologist in the NHS alongside private practice and is experienced in providing a safe and supportive environment for people experiencing relationship difficulties, anxiety and depression. Traumatic experiences, relationship difficulties, loss and bereavement are key triggers that can bring people to treatment and Dr Lawson works with people struggling with these areas.

Dr Lawson is trained integratively, meaning she can draw upon a range of evidence based therapeutic models to best suit your needs and goals. As her practice has developed she has increasingly found introducing more compassion and acceptance based approaches extremely helpful for people managing hard times. She was fortunate to receive specialist training and supervision in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy when a study therapist for University College London in their feasibility study for treating Generalised Anxiety Disorder and has found this an invaluable addition to clinical practice. Dr Lawson works with people struggling with anxiety, low mood, OCD, chronic pain and physical health problems, sleep difficulties, complex bereavement and relationship difficulties.

Dr Lawson offers a warm, supportive space and will put your needs and goals at the centre of therapy. Dr Vicky Lawson is a Chartered Counselling psychologist with over 10 years’ experience working within NHS and Social Care settings. She works with people of all ages and has experience with individuals, families and couples. She is currently a Senior Psychologist in the NHS alongside private practice and is experienced in providing a safe and supportive environment for people experiencing relationship difficulties, anxiety and depression. Traumatic experiences, relationship difficulties, loss and bereavement are key triggers that can bring people to treatment and Dr Lawson works with people struggling with these areas.

Dr Lawson is trained integratively, meaning she can draw upon a range of evidence based therapeutic models to best suit your needs and goals. As her practice has developed she has increasingly found introducing more compassion and acceptance based approaches extremely helpful for people managing hard times. She was fortunate to receive specialist training and supervision in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy when a study therapist for University College London in their feasibility study for treating Generalised Anxiety Disorder and has found this an invaluable addition to clinical practice.

Dr Lawson works with people struggling with anxiety, low mood, OCD, chronic pain and physical health problems, sleep difficulties, complex bereavement and relationship difficulties.

Dr Lawson offers a warm, supportive space and will put your needs and goals at the centre of therapy.