Dr Emma Pillinger is a Clinical Psychologist with over 17 years of experience working in both public and private sectors, in community, residential and hospital settings. She currently works part time for Devon Partnership NHS Trust and independently as a Functional Medicine Practitioner. She has a doctorate in Clinical Psychology, is an Associate Fellow member of the British Psychological Society and is registered with the Health and Care Professions Council and the Institute of Functional Medicine.
Dr Pillinger sees patient across all age ranges and is able to offer therapy to individuals, couples and groups, for many difficulties including: Anxiety; Depression; Personality Disorder; Autistic Spectrum Disorder; Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder; Cognitive difficulties (including Acquired Brain Injury); Self-harm / Suicidal Ideation; and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Her approach to mental health is informed by attachment, systemic and psychodynamic / organisational theory, and she is committed to creating and contributing to a culture of kindness within healthcare.
Described by her peers as a warm, compassionate and enthusiastic professional, Clinical Partners are delighted to present Dr Emma Pillinger as part of our Exeter team.
Conditions I treat
Bi-Polar Affective Disorder
Childhood Depression and Anxiety
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Forgetfulness and Dementia
Grief or Loss
Oppositional Defiant Disorder
Phobias and Fears
Seasonal Affective Disorder
Sexual Abuse and Trauma
Treatment Resistant Depression
Adult Autistic Spectrum Disorders
Childhood Autistic Spectrum Disorders
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Pre Menstrual Tension
Social Isolation and Loneliness
Work and Career Related Issues
Therapeutic approaches used
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Trauma Focussed Therapy Work
Eye Movement Desensitisation & Reprocessing
Qualifications and Education
Applied Functional Medicine in Clinical Practice
Doctorate in Clinical Psychology
Post-graduate Diploma in Psychological Studies
Level II Counselling Skills in Person Centred Counselling
EMDR (Part One)
Professional Bodies and Membership
British Psychological Society
Health and Care Professions Council
You don't need a GP referral to see Dr Emma Pillinger.
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