Katarzyna Wawer Dziedziak

Associate Counselling Psychologist

(Informacje w jezyku polskim – for Polish Speakers), MA  Psychology (Clinical specialist), Dip SocPathPrevention.

Ms Dziedziak is a Registered and Chartered Psychologist with the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC) and the British Psychological Society (BPS), and a Partner Member and Recommended Specialist of the Polish Psychologists Association in London. She has a Diploma in Social Pathology Prevention and an Advanced Certificate in Counselling (CBT pathway) and trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). She has been working as a Counselling Psychologist for over 18 years, gaining clinical experience in several institutions including: a detention centre, mental health hospitals, NGOs and private practices, providing psychotherapy, as well as workshops and supervision for mental health professionals.  After moving to the UK in 2007 she set up an independent Psychology Practice in Birmingham and admitted to the BPS as a Chartered Member. She offers short term counselling and in-depth work to individuals, families, couples and groups.  She assess clients for rehabilitation and injury management companies and provide Trauma Focused treatment.  The majority of her psycho-legal work involves family assessments in child care proceedings, assessing parents (including those with drug and alcohol addiction), other carers and children.  She is particularly interested in psychological aspects of migration. A large percentage of her clients are Poles, other Eastern and Central Europeans and people who speak English as a second language.