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We are delighted to announce that we can offer clients access to a psychological service, provided by Sandra Stamos, AFBPsS, MB.Sc.(Psych), Post. Grad. Dip.(Couns), a Chartered and HCPC registered, Forensic and Counselling Psychologist. 

Sandra has 22 years of experience as a qualified Psychologist, including 11 years working as a Senior Psychologist in the care and mental health environment and 10 years working with child and family services and young offenders.

Sandra utilises an integrative approach in working with individuals and families including theoretical and psychological principles informed by psychodynamic, emotional-focused work, cognitive-behavioural techniques, motivational interviewing and brief solution and strengths focused work. Sandra specialises in assessment including risk, personality, mental capacity and vulnerability, cognitive and intellectual abilities and autism diagnosis.

Areas of work include:

Mental health issues including depression, anxiety, autism, OCD, ADHD, eating disorders, mood disorders

Grief & Loss

Trauma

Substance misuse and harm reduction

Offending behaviour

Self-esteem

Anger management

Mindfulness and relaxation

Parenting and family work

Access to the service would typically be through the agreed support package, and  new referrals will be discussed weekly between the Support team and psychologist and a plan made for a swift response, with an initial meeting usually possible within a fortnight’s time.

Arrangements could be provided on a long term, short term or ad-hoc basis depending on the clients needs.

To find out more about using this service please call Reshad Khodabux on 0208 3601240  or email  reshad.khodabux@nextstepsupport.co.uk