Dr Nicola Wylie is a highly experienced Forensic Psychologist currently working for a charity providing Secure and Residential Care and Education for young people in Scotland. Dr Wylie has a BSc (Hons) in Psychology, a Masters in Forensic Psychology and a Professional Doctorate Forensic Psychology and is a Member of the British Psychological Society and Health Care Professions Council.
Dr Wylie is able to deliver a wide range of therapies such as; Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Trauma Interventions for Young People and Third-Wave CBT including Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness and Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT).
Dr Wylie is able to treat a range of mental health issues including personality disorder, depression, anger, eating disorders and anxiety and spent her early career specialising in addictions. With over nine years experience working in prison and hospital establishments with adults and secure estates with young people, she is expertly placed to work with those who have aggressive and violent behaviours and tendencies.
An individualised approach allowing clients to share their experiences within a safe place is particularly important to Dr Wylie. Dr Wylie approaches each case with a compassionate lens, working with integrity and supporting her clients to develop strength & resilience against the considerable challenges they face.