Dr Emily Shaw completed her BSc at Cardiff University and trained as a Clinical Psychologist at University College London (UCL). She is a Chartered Clinical Psychologist with the British Psychological Society (BPS) and registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
Dr Shaw currently works in a specialist London NHS service, with people experiencing complex depression, anxiety and trauma. Shas has worked with people across the lifespan with a wide range of difficulties including; stress, work-related stress, depression, anxiety, panic, obsessive compulsive disorder, health anxiety, low self-esteem, relationship difficulties, sleep difficulties, substance misuse, pain management, illness adjustment, bereavement, trauma, psychosis, personality disorders and bipolar disorder. Dr Shaw is passionate about continually developing her repertoire of skills and has experience of a range of psychological approaches including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT) and Mindfulness-Based Therapy.
She has completed advanced ACT training and is a published author in the field of mindfulness. She also volunteers her time to The Loss Foundation, a charity supporting those bereaved by cancer.
Dr Shaw is an empathic and collaborative psychological therapist who values creating a space for clients to feel comfortable and respected. She approaches her clients in a sensitive, warm and non-judgmental manner and is flexible to their individual needs. She is dedicated in using a focused and timely approach to help clients achieve their goals and improve their well-being.