Ana is an enthusiastic, fully qualified clinical psychologist, with experience working with children and adults. She uses an integrative approach, drawing elements from frameworks such as CBT, psychodynamic and systemic.

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I can help with...

  • ADHD
  • Anger management
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's syndrome
  • Autism
  • Behavioural problems
  • Bereavement and loss
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Depression
  • Developmental disorders
  • Family issues
  • Learning difficulties
  • Low mood
  • Obsessive–compulsive tendencies
  • Parenting
  • Personal development
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Regaining control of emotions
  • Relationship difficulties
  • Self-harm
  • Social anxiety
  • Stress
  • Suicidal thoughts
  • Trauma
  • Traumatic childhood

Types of clients I see

  • Individuals
  • Children
  • Families
  • Young people

Languages I speak

  • English
  • Spanish


  • Room 28 at 175–7 Borough High Street, SE1 1HR

Types of therapy I offer

  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
  • Family/systemic therapy
  • Integrative
  • Narrative therapy
  • Psychodynamic

My approach

I am an integrative psychologist, which means I use elements from different frameworks including psychodynamic, cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and systemic. I will tailor my approach depending on your difficulties and your goals.

I use a warm, friendly but respectful approach with my clients. I am not from the UK – I believe that coming to the UK from South America has widened my cultural perspective which is so important in London where we are such a diverse community.

I will be curious about your relationships in early childhood as I believe they help us understand who we are and why we do what we do. I will try to guide you to understand and make links with your past and your current difficulties.

When a child or an adolescent comes to therapy I usually offer individual sessions as well as parenting sessions as I believe the family as a system has a big impact on what is going on with the child.

Feel free to drop me an email with your details and I will return your call so we can have a 15-minute free consultation and understand what would you like help with and help design the support that works for you.

Training, qualifications and experience

  • Mental Clinic Specialist: Summa Cum Laude (first-class honours) – Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela (2014 to 2016)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology: Cum Laude (first-class honours) – Universidad Metropolitana, Caracas, Venezuela (2008 to 2013)

I currently work in Newham in a child and adolescent mental health service (CAMHS). I am privileged to work in one of the most ethnically diverse boroughs in London.

I have experience in the private and public (NHS and education) sectors. I have worked with a range of difficulties and families. I have specialised in neurodevelopmental disorders (such as autism, ADHD and learning disabilities): their assessment, treatment and management.

I have provided talking therapies in private settings to individuals of all ages for a range of difficulties.

My training consisted of several placements:

  • in in-patient units with adults
  • providing therapy consultations with outpatients
  • providing paediatric and adult liaison consultations in a general hospital

Professional affiliations

I am accredited as a clinical psychologist by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

Code of ethics

I follow the codes of ethics of the HCPC and the British Psychological Society.

Fees and availability

  • £100 to £120 for a 50-minute session
  • I can offer a reduced rate if a block of 6 sessions are booked and paid for in advance
  • I accept payment through insurance: Aviva, AXA PPP, Cigna, Vitality and WPA
  • I’m available Fridays from 2.30pm to 6.30pm
  • I’m currently seeing clients online and face to face where online/telephone is not possible
  • You can contact me for an initial phone consultation to discuss your needs, the possibility of working together and other practical details
  • Please provide at least 48 hours’ notice of cancellation or the full fee is charged