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Psychotherapy Counselling Treatments in West London W.8

Psychotherapy can be used to treat a number of conditions: anxiety, panic attacks, phobias and OCD (obsessive compulsive disorder), managing anger, frustration and aggression. Also food problems like anorexia bulimia, and binge eating. Addictions such as abuse of drugs and alcohol. Insomnia and sleeping difficulties can also be dealt with. Social anxiety such as shyness, lack of confidence and assertiveness lacking confidence, low self-esteem and having feelings of underachievement and bullying. Depression and mood swings can also be treated. Stress and difficulties at work and at home and in social relationships. Conflicts and issues of trust, in relationships including jealousy, loneliness, jealousy and difficulty in sustaining or forming relationships. Treatments and cures for phobias, and therapy.

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Treated by Psychotherapy and Counselling

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) can result in feelings of fear panic and unease that result in obsessively carrying out activities and rituals to get rid of anxiety and fears. Symptoms of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) can include obsessive washing or cleaning, compulsive habits, intrusive thoughts, constant checking, counting, mental rituals, repeated acts, hoarding, and unwanted intrusive thoughts and images, and obsessions about numbers or certain words.
Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) often impinges on all aspects of life and can be extremely time consuming and alienate others. Relationships can be traumatically affected and work and socialising can suffer. Psychotherapy is very effective in the treatment of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). Obsessive compulsive disorder can often lead to depression as the patient struggles to control their OCD. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) has been shown to be effective in controlling OCD.

Treating Phobias with Psychotherapy and Counselling in West London W8 anW11

There are many types of phobias and a list of phobias includes:

Social phobia

Agoraphobia (fear of places or spaces)

Fear of needles


Animal phobias (zoophobia)

Insect phobia

Arachnophobia (fear of spiders)

Hemophobia (fear of blood)

Fear of Flying

Pyrophobia (fear of fire)

Omphalophobia (fear of touching belly button)

Emetophobia (fear of vomiting)

Simple phobias involve one particular situation or object, such as fear of heights (acrophobia), and spiders (arachnophobia). More complex phobias such as agoraphobia may mean that the patient can not leave their own home.

Psychotherapy and Counselling for Addictions

Addiction symptoms include: difficulty in holding down a job and working, depression, panic attacks, difficulty in sleeping (insomnia), obsessive compulsive behaviour (OCD), difficulties in relationships and self-harm.
There are numerous addiction dependence, including :

Drug addiction

Exercise addiction, Sex addiction

Smoking addiction

Pornography addiction, Internet addiction, TV addiction, Computer addiction

Gambling addiction

Substance misuse, Food addiction, Shopping addiction

Alcohol addiction (alcohol abuse and dependence)

Gaming addiction



Symptoms can include tension, fatigue, nausea , and panic attacks.

The most common symptoms of panic attacks are chest pains, sweating nausea, dizziness, and hyperventilation


My location
Although I operate as a psychotherapist from

Holland Park

, in the

London Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, West London

I am a Psychotherapist practising in London W.8 and W.11

and see clients from all over London, including

Notting Hill, Paddington,Westminster, Hammersmith the city of London and Central London.

City of London, EC1, EC2, EC3, EC4, City of Westminster, NW8, W1, WC2, WC1, SW1, Chelsea, South and West Kensington, SW7, SW3, W8, W14, Hammersmith and Fulham. Hypnosis in Islington, Moorgate, Holborn, Shoreditch, N7, N1, NW1, Camden, Paddington, Victoria, Soho, Maida Vale, Marylebone, West London, W11, SW1, Bayswater, Notting Hill, Mayfair, Earls Court, Belgravia, Knightsbridge and St John's Wood, St Johns, Angel, East London, Finsbury Park, Kings Cross and London covering the NW3, NW6, E1, E2, N4, N8 areas.

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