Dr Alexandra Button is a BPS Chartered and HCPC registered Clinical Psychologist with over 10 years’ experience across both community and inpatient settings in the NHS and private practice, she works with adults and children presenting with a broad range of mental health conditions.
Alex has interest in assessing and treating trauma, which she often finds is the root to conditions including depression, anxiety, phobias, obsessive-compulsive disorder, problems regulating emotions and forming and maintaining relationships. Dr Button is trained in several therapeutic approaches including Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy, Rational-Emotive Behaviour Therapy, EMDR, Mentalisation Based Therapy, Compassion Focused Therapy and Motivational Interviewing.
At assessment Alex explores her client’s treatment goals and with a history of the presenting issues and background information will work collaboratively with her clients to outline their difficulties and find the most suitable treatment approach.
Alex has been described by her peers as engaging, warm and enthusiastic. She always gives time to listen and is someone who operates to highest professional standard. We are delighted to have her join the team in the South West.