Dr Deborah Kingston & Associates

Dr Deborah Kingston is a Clinical Psychologist and Clinical Director of PTSolutions. Deborah previously worked for the NHS. Her experience includes working with people with a full range of mental health problems and emotional distress. These include anxiety, depression, stress and relationship difficulties through to severe and enduring problems such as bipolar and psychosis.

Deborah has special interests in working with people with trauma who have subsequently acquired a range of psychiatric disorders. She is trained in specialist therapeutic approaches in this area to help people overcome the associated distressing emotions

During her NHS practice Deborah delivered training, predominately, in mental health awareness and the assessment and formulation of self-harm and suicidal ideation. However she is keen to branch out and support organisations develop a wellbeing strategy within the workplace.

Within Independent practice, Deborah has supported people who report interpersonal/relationship difficulties linked to previous traumatic experiences. Deborah has a particularly friendly and approachable manner.

 

Dr Deborah Kingston

  • Doctorate in Clinical Psychology
    BSc (Hons)
  • Psychology Graduate
  • Certification in Couple Counselling (Relate)
  • Chartered Member of Health Professionals Council
  • Chartered Member of British Psychological Society (BPS)
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Europe
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
  • EMDR
  • Integrative Approaches
  • Schema Focused Therapies

How do differential explanations of voice-hearing influence attributions and behavioural intentions towards voice-hearers? (Kingston, Moghaddam & Dawson, 2016)

Do they practice what we teach? Follow-up evaluation of a Schema Therapy training programme (Kingston, Moghaddam & Beckley, 2014)

The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.