Astrid Ingham Brooke provides therapy at Castle Hill House in Windsor, and also via the internet.
Astrid has been providing clinical psychology services in both the public and private sectors for the past 36 years. Currently she specialises in Schema Therapy for complex conditions but she also has more generalist skills.
Astrid studied at the University of Sydney, specialising in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) and was an active member of the Australian Behaviour Modification Association She completed postgraduate qualifications in clinical hypnosis, worked in hospitals and general medical practices providing psychological therapy for a range of common problems, and set up and ran chronic pain management programmes for healthcare providers. Astrid later worked as a consultant in the private sector providing psychological first aid to traumatised employees following critical incidents at work, advising managers, treating and supervising employees returning to work.
Since coming back to the UK, Astrid has gained additional qualifications. She obtained her clinical doctorate at the University of Birmingham and her MSc in work psychology and business at Aston University.
Astrid has trained in various other therapeutic approaches including Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT). She has experience of working with a wide range of clinical problems, including anxiety, depression, PTSD, chronic pain, and complex trauma. Astrid has a specialist interest in personality disorders, including BPD and DID, and other long term problems. She uses a variety of techniques to augment psychological therapy, including meditation, mindfulness and energy psychology approaches.
Astrid also enjoys providing clinical guidance and support, individually or in small groups, to other mental health professionals. She worked in the NHS as a Consultant Clinical Psychologist for 13 years as well as having a private practice in Windsor.
Astrid has experience of providing therapy services to individuals, couples and groups, and would be happy to discuss therapeutic options with you.
To enquire about therapy please fill in the contact form below and put therapy as the subject.
Address: Castle Hill House, 12 Castle Hill, Windsor SL4 1PD