Christina Shennan UKCP PGDHP PGDMBA AdvCertCBT DipFS MNRHP RAGPH

Christina is a highly skilled and experienced psychotherapist and is registered with the United Kingdom Council of Psychotherapy. The tools she uses in her work include CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy), Hypnotherapy, NLP (Nero Linguistic Programming) and Mindfulness. Much of the work of therapy is done in the relationship between the therapist and the client and Christina aims to create a friendly, non judgmental, accepting environment in which change can flourish.

Client base

Clients present with a wide variety of concerns; the most common include depression, anxiety, fear, phobias, panic, past trauma, low confidence/self esteem, OCD, long term illness, cancer and gut related problems. The work is generally outcome focussed and the average length of treatment is 3 to 12 sessions, usually held weekly. Sessions are one hour.

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Awards

CECo (Cancer Experiences Collaborative) Scholarship 2009

Publications

Shennan, C., Payne, S. and Fenlon, D. (2011), What is the evidence for the use of mindfulness-based interventions in cancer care? A review. Psycho-Oncology, 20: 681–697. doi: 10.1002/pon.1819