Dr Levent Yurdakul is a clinical psychologist in private practice and also holds the post of Consultant Clinical Psychologist at St Magnus Hospital in Surrey. He has worked for many years within the NHS and in private practice with clients across the lifespan ranging from common health problems through to complex psychological difficulties.
Dr Yurdakul uses an integrative approach including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT), paying particular attention to attachment patterns, personality and the impact of life experiences. He is an accredited Interpersonal Therapy practitioner and supervisor. Both CBT & IPT are National Institute of Clinical Excellence (NICE) recommended treatments for a wide range of psychological disorders. Dr Yurdakul offers time limited and longer-term interventions based on the needs of the individual.
His neuropsychological work includes assessments and interventions for dementia, cognitive impairments due to neurological conditions, and acquired head injuries.
Dr Yurdakul’s work also includes medico-legal assessments in relation to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and psychological injury.
Dr Yurdakul is a highly experienced, especially friendly and engaging practitioner who we are delighted to have in the Clinical Partners team.