About Me

drfionasimpsonI am a Chartered Psychologist with over 20 years’ experience of working with people across the age range to manage and overcome psychological problems. Initially employed within the NHS in a number of posts within Adult Mental health I have been working independently since 2004.

I work with most types of psychological problems and greatly enjoy the diversity of my practice.


  • Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (University of Edinburgh 2000)
  • Diploma in Cognitive behaviour Therapy (South of Scotland CBT Course) 1997
  • Diploma in Person Centred Counselling (University of Manchester 1994)
  • BSc/Hons Psychology – Ist Class (University of Westminster 1986)
  • Practitioner in Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT Scotland)
  • Trained to advanced level in Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR Europe and Ireland)


During this challenging period with restrictions in place in the battle against Covid-19 I am continuing to work as normal.

I am able to offer sessions through Skype, Zoom and other modalities rather than face to face. You can contact me via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or you can call me on 07789 964 092 if you would like to arrange a consultation.

Best Wishes

Dr Fiona Simpson