Dr Lisa Dvorjetz completed her B.Sc (Hons) Psychology at Goldsmith’s College, University of London followed by her Doctorate in Counselling Psychology at City University. She has held counselling psychologist posts within the NHS, private and charity sectors. She currently works part-time as a Counselling Psychologist at The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust specialising in cancer care.
Dr Dvorjetz has worked with clients from all age ranges and backgrounds who are experiencing various degrees of mental health issues. As there are numerous therapeutic approaches, Dr Dvorjetz uses her integrative training to adapt her therapy to what best suites her clients. These can include Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), humanistic and psychodynamic theories. She has done further training in Compassion Focused Therapy and Existential Therapy.
Dr Dvorjetz has a particular interest in working with people who suffer from long-term health conditions and how this can impact on psychological wellbeing. She has gained a significant amount of experience working with cancer, palliative care, bereavement and adjustment difficulties. Her specialist interests include depression, anxiety, relationship difficulties, work related stress and post-natal depression.