Sessions with Kristy

Dr Kristy Potter is a Clinical Psychologist who has worked in both an NHS setting as well as with the Ministry of Defence. Kristy has worked with a variety of common mental health presentations and in specialist services in Intellectual disability and older adults. Kristy has expertise in neuropsychology and significant experience in working with long term health conditions, particularly with regards to adjustment. Kristy’s primary area of focus is within a physical health setting and she also has a special interest in supporting family carers of people with disabilities or long term conditions.

Kristy is a research active clinician with a strong publication record and also has experience of delivering both teaching and training to professionals and in a University environment.

Kristy’s primary model of choice is Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) however, she also draws on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and principles from systemic (family) therapy. She has also training in Narrative Exposure Therapy. Her therapy style is warm and empathic with a focus on collaborative working, in a relaxed, open and safe environment.

What kinds of difficulties does Kristy work with? 

Kristy works with a range of presentations, including but not limited to: anxiety, depression, stress, low self-esteem and trauma. Her special interest is with adjustment to long term conditions as well as supporting with adjustment to other life altering circumstances including acute and chronic illness, bereavement or other personal circumstances.

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Appointments

You can simply self refer to us by calling on 020 31434772 or sending a confidential email to: admin@contextualconsulting.co.uk

We will come back to you within 24 hours to arrange an appointment. Our appointments are currently all online and we can offer daytime, evening or online appointments to best suit you. We also offer a free telephone consultation with one of our therapists to discuss your personal requirements and options.

Consulting Times

Monday evenings (from 1800)

Wednesday from 1600

Friday afternoons

Duration of sessions: 50mins

Location

Kristy is currently only seeing clients online.

Fees for Sessions with Kristy

If you are paying for therapy sessions yourself, the standard fee for either an initial consultation or therapy session is £135.

We ask that payment is made before the consultation.

Payment can be made with BACS.