Dr Sian Morris is an approachable and experienced Counselling Psychologist. She obtained her bachelors undergraduate degree in Psychology at the University of Exeter and completed her doctoral training at the Metanoia Institute (Middlesex University). Dr Morris’s background includes many years in the corporate sector which affords her valuable experience of fast paced work environments and the associated stresses and pressures. She has advised corporate organisations on employee wellbeing and helped implement avenues to support mental health in the workplace.
Alongside her clinical work, Dr Morris is involved with several academic institutions lecturing and supervising students from undergraduate to doctoral level. She is also an international speaker on the topic of eating disorders in individuals with type 1 diabetes and has advised NHS eating disorder teams on how to best support individuals presenting with this complex combination of needs.
Dr Morris delivers high quality and tailored support to suit the needs of those she works with. Trained in multiple models of psychological therapy, she draws upon a range of approaches including as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Psychodynamic Therapy and Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT). At the core of her practice is a focus on building a containing and supportive relationship which creates space for honest discussion about and exploration of difficulties, sense-making and coping strategies.
Dr Morris has experience working with adults and adolescents (13 – 18) across a wide range of difficulties including depression, anxiety, work/exam stress, eating disorders, self-esteem, and relational concerns.