Mersey Psychotherapies team

 

Lynn Keenan, MSc, PGDip, PGCert, DipH.E., RMN

Accredited Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist

EMDR Europe Accredited Consultant

Lynn has over 30 years experience of working within the field of mental health. She is an Accredited Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist, and a European Accredited EMDR Consultant, Facilitator and Supervisor, and a Qualified Mental Health Nurse. Lynn has completed EMDR Child Training.

Lynn has an MSc in Addiction and Substance Use, a Post Graduate Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy and a Diploma of Higher Education in Community Health.

Lynn is also an associate Lecturer at Edgehill University, Ormskirk and regularly teaches on the Master’s programme for Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Under Graduate Mental Health courses and on the Pre – Registered Nursing programme for Mental Health Nursing.

Lynn provides cognitive behavioural therapy and EMDR for a range of psychological problems. She has a special interest in Psychological Trauma and has delivered presentations at International, European and National conferences in EMDR, and workshops for the local branch of the British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapists. She is a co-author on two publications and currently has a paper in press.

Lynn also provides clinical supervision for therapists practising cognitive behavioural therapy at both low and high intensity levels and for EMDR practitioners at all levels including, accredited practitioners and fellow EMDR Consultants.

Lynn is a member of the Humanity Assistance Programme and has taken an active role in delivering EMDR Training for Mental Health Professionals in Pakistan following the earthquake in 2008 which killed 88,000 people.

 

Claire Ingham, PGDip, PGCert, BSc

Accredited Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist

EMDR Europe Accredited Practitioner

Claire has worked within the mental health field for over 10 years since completing her BSc in Psychology and Sport. Claire is a European Accredited EMDR Practitioner and is BABCP accredited.

Claire has a Post Graduate Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy, a Post Graduate Certificate in Primary Care Mental Health and has completed the full training in EMDR to Practitioner level.

Claire has provided Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for a range of psychological problems, with a special interest in Psychological Trauma and Anxiety disorders such as specific phobias.

Claire is also able to provide clinical supervision for therapists practising Cognitive Behavioural Therapy at both Low and High Intensity levels and for EMDR Practitioners at Levels 1 to 3.

 

Paul Edwards, MSc, PGDip, PGCert, BSc, MBPsS

Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist

EMDR Europe Accredited Practitioner

Paul has worked within Primary Care Mental Health Services for over 10 years, currently practising as a Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist and as a European Accredited EMDR Practitioner.

His background includes qualifying with a BSc in Applied Psychology, an MSc In Sport Psychology, a Post Graduate Certificate in Primary Care Mental Health, and more recently a Post Graduate Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapies.

Paul's clinical work involves using Cognitive Behavioural and EMDR interventions for a range of common mental health problems, including PTSD. He also offers clinical supervision for Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners (PWPs) / Low Intensity Workers delivering CBT interventions, and for EMDR Practitioners at Levels 1 to 3.

 

Jennifer Welch, PGDip, PGCert, BSc

Accredited Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist

EMDR Europe Accredited Practitioner

Jennifer has been working within the mental health field for over 10 years, currently practising as a BABCP Accredited Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist and an EMDR Europe Accredited Practitioner.

Jennifer is qualified with a BSc (Hons) in Applied Psychology, a Post Graduate Certificate in Applied Psychology, a Post Graduate Certificate in Primary Care Mental Health, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy.

Jennifer can provide Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and EMDR for a range of psychological needs, with a special interest in Anxiety Disorders.

 

All staff are regularly supervised according to BABCP and EMDR UK & Ireland Association Guidelines by an Accredited Supervisor to maintain the highest professional standards.