Psychologists, Counsellors and Therapists
Matlock - Derbyshire

Child and Family Therapists

Linsey Sidebottom,  Trauma and Attachment Therapist - Children & Families

Linsey Sidebottom, Trauma and Attachment Therapist – Children & Families

I am an Attachment and Trauma Specialist Social Worker working both independently and in association with Derbyshire Psychology based at the Matlock Therapy I provide assessments, consultations and therapeutic work. I strongly believe in the importance of understanding a child and their family in the context of their previous experiences, but also in relation to their current experiences of the ...
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Tess Whittaker

Tess Whittaker

I am an experienced Mental Health Nurse who has worked within the NHS for over 30 years. I have a broad experience of working with adults, adolescents and younger children. I hold a Postgraduate Diploma in Cognitive and Behavioural Psychotherapy, and I am fully accredited with the BABCP. I am a qualified EMDR Practitioner. I have experience working with Adults ...
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Susan Travis - Diploma in Social Work - BA Hon in Post Qualifying Studies in Health and Social Welfare

Susan Travis – Diploma in Social Work – BA Hon in Post Qualifying Studies in Health and Social Welfare

Susan Travis I qualified as a social worker in 1998 . I worked primarily in Child Protection but I also worked in Education and undertook some youth work . I was trained in forensic interviewing of children and young people who had experienced abuse for criminal investigations and the Court Process. I was also a member of the Local Authority ...
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Fiona Holiday: Therapeutic Play Specialist

Fiona Holiday: Therapeutic Play Specialist

Fiona Holiday: Certified Play Therapist, Connection Works BA(Hons), PGCE,  PGCert Therapeutic Play Fiona has over 25 years of experience working with children, families, and education settings as a teacher and Local Authority Education Improvement Advisor. She is a She is a Certified Play Therapist and specialist in early years education (age 0 to 5 years) and has particular interests in ...
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