Susana Patricio is the Clinical Director of Just Mind Ltd, based in Abingdon, with a Msc degree in Clinical Psychology since 2004.
She has experience working with NHS (CAMHS) and private practice, and experience in conducting assessment of ASD and ADHD.
Susana is Health and care professions council (HCPC) accredited, Chartered member at British Psychology Society (BPS), platinum member at Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health (ACAMH).
Approaches used: CBT, DBT, Psychodynamic techniques, play therapy.
Susana is passionate and dedicated to help children, adolescents and young adults overcome difficulties and mental health issues, conducting assessment, diagnose and evidence-based treatment of a large range of conditions, including: anxiety, depression, obsessive and compulsive disorder, autism (ADOS and ADI-R trained), attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder, phobias, pos-traumatic stress disorder, relationship difficulties, challenging behaviour and anger issues, sleeping difficulties, low self-esteem and low self-confidence.
She is dedicated and passionate about the work developed with patients, assuming commitment to help patients and support them overcome their difficulties and promoting improvement of their skills and abilities, to embrace a better quality of life. It has been very rewarding working with children and adolescents and adults, the good results got so far are most of all from multipurpose capacity, pride and encouragement to continue to develop a work of excellence in every challenge set.
Susana is able to provide support in the following languages: Portuguese, English and Spanish.