Dr Louise Yorke

Consultant Profile

Name: Dr Louise Yorke
Qualifications: BSc Hons Psychology and Health Science
Doctorate Clinical Psychology
MSc Forensic Psychology
Diploma / Psychotherapy Training in Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT)
Dialectical Behaviour Therapist (DBT)
EMDR Levels 1-3. Trauma focused therapy
Specialities: Psychological distress in adulthood. The impact of childhood experiences upon adulthood. forensic issues, personality, psychosis. Psychology for personal growth.
Clinical Research Interests: Assessment and treatment of psychological distress, in adults, identity, childhood trauma. Relational ways of working.
Year Qualified: 2003
Appointments NHS: 1998- 2000: Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases
2000-2003: Taunton and Somerset NHS Trust
2003-2007: Avon and Wiltshire NHS Trust
2008-2009; 2Gether Foundation NHS Trust
2012-2014 (hon) Somerset NHS Foundation Trust
2015- current: Devon Partnership NHS Trust: Consultant Clinical Psychologist.
University Posts: Honorary teaching posts 2003-current associated with NHS roles teaching doctorate clinical psychologists.
Membership of National Professional Societies: British Psychological Society
Chartered Psychologist (BPS)
Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
Association of Cognitive Analytic Therapy (ACAT)
Publications: Yorke, L. and Dallos, R. (2015). An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis and Repertory Grid Exploration of Anger in Young Offenders. Ecclestone, C., Morley, S., Williams, A., Yorke, L and Mastroyannopoulou, K. (2002). Systematic review of randomised controlled trials of psychological therapy for chronic pain in children and adolescents, with a subset meta-analysis of pain relief, Pain, 99 (1-2), pp. 157-165
Editorials: 2015-2020: Co-Editor of Reformulation. Journal of Association of Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT)
Medico Legal Reports: Yes

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