Dr Korina Ioannou

Clinical Psychologist & Director


Korina completed her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology in 2008 at Manchester University, UK. She has many years of experience working in the NHS, with individuals with a wide variety of mental health problems, including experience of working in an eating disorder service.

Korina has specialist training in Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT) and Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT). In her private practice she implements these approaches in a flexible and cooperative manner, integrating elements from cognitive behavioural therapy, mindfulness and psychodynamic principles. Her specialist interests include relationship difficulties, trauma, anxiety, depression, low self-esteem and eating disorders. Korina offers assessments and therapy to individuals and couples, and works in time-limited and long term contracts. Korina speaks English and Greek.

2011-2014 – Introductory and Advanced training in Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT)
2013 – Practitioner Diploma in Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT), Sheffield Halam University/ACAT
2008 – Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (ClinPsyD), Manchester University
2004 – Master of Arts (MA) in Clinical Behavioural Applications in Mental Health Settings, City University New York
2001- Bachelor of Science Psychology (BSc), University College London

Registration and accreditation:
BPS Charted Clinical Psychologist (096816)
HCPC Registered Clinical Psychologist (PYL1583)
ACAT Accredited CAT Practitioner

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Recognised provider for private health insurers: Aviva (600102971); AXA PPP Healthcare (KI00205); Bupa (30045037); Cigna Healthcare (209564); WPA (SP074346)

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