Dr Kate Potter is a Chartered Counselling Psychologist practising in West London. On account of her experience in both private and NHS settings, Dr Potter is able to support individuals with a variety of concerns.
She runs sessions in a welcoming and comfortable space, which incites both ease and confidence in patients sharing their concerns. When treating her patients, Dr Potter draws on many different therapeutic approaches so that she can provide individuals with an informed and multifaceted approach to dealing with concerns around their emotional wellbeing.
Dr Potter believes that the "therapeutic relationship has been found to be the most important ingredient for successful therapeutic work." She therefore advises her patients to meet her for an initial appointment in order to discuss both expectations and hopes of therapy. After which, Dr Potter and her patients decide collaboratively whether to continue working together.
Primarily, Dr Potter is interested in helping patients to overcome their worries and alleviate any symptoms. Dr Potter's experience allows her to identify issues causing psychological angst and work with a therapy that is most conducive. Through therapy, Dr Potter believes that her patients can experience a healthier and more fulfilling life.
Primary Medical Qualification
Psychotherapeutic and Counselling Psychology, University of Surrey, October 2012