Areas of specialty

Clinical Psychologist
in Hove and Brighton

Areas of specialty
12th August 2020 
Psychological therapy
Areas of specialty
Contact details and links

Brighton and Hove

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Clinical Psychologists work with a range of psychological needs, and Jenny regularly works with individuals whose difficulties can be described in the following ways:

  • Trauma

    I.e.symptoms arising from involvement in recent or historic traumatic events such as traumatic labour or childbirth, road traffic accidents, sexual abuse and assault, workplace accidents, domestic violence, being a victim of violent crime.

  • Birth trauma

    I.e. symptoms arising from traumatic experiences during pregnancy, labour or childbirth, or in adjustment to parenthood. Jenny carries out this work as an associate of the local Parent-Infant Psychological therapy service BrightPiP.

  • Emotional difficulties

    E.g. depression, anxiety (phobias, panic attacks, health anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder), bereavement, problems with self-esteem and confidence, adjustment to specific events or changed circumstances, eating disorders.

  • Physical health difficulties

    Coping with, adjusting to, managing symptoms and improving quality of life including relationship and sexual problems with e.g. long term pain, skin conditions, chronic fatigue or ME, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), diabetes, cardiac conditions, neurological conditions (e.g. Multiple Sclerosis, stroke, epilepsy).

  • Problems at work

    E.g. stress management, coping with bullying, assertiveness training, managing change, personal development, managing the impact of mental and/or physical health problems on work life (and vice versa).

  • Identity issues

    E.g. reflection and exploration to develop a stronger sense of one's self, including within the context of sexuality and gender issues.

  • Weight management

    Jenny works with individuals to help them to lose weight and maintain their weight loss, and also offers group weight management sessions with Sussex Medical Chambers in their ‘feeling good’ weight management service based in West Sussex.

    If you would like more information regarding any aspect of Jenny’s work, please email