Dr Helen Startup, Clinical Psychologist Ph.D., DClinPsy

Helen is an NHS Consultant Clinical Psychologist and Clinical Research Fellow as well as an honorary Senior Lecturer with Sussex University and has worked in the NHS for the past 15 years.

She is an accredited cognitive behavioural (CBT) therapist/supervisor and advanced level schema therapist.  She has worked in National specialist settings for eating disorders, psychosis and personality disorders and with individuals and groups experiencing a wide range of distressing problems. Helen also has a private practice in Brighton.

Helen is a member of the British Psychological Society (BPS) and is accredited with the British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapists (BABCP) as well as having advanced accreditation with the International Society for Schema Therapy (ISST).  Prior to qualifying as a Clinical Psychologist, Helen completed her PhD at the University of Sussex in cognitive mechanisms of anxiety. Helen has worked, and continues to work on both small and large scale research projects.



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