Welcome to Glen Psychology

Based in Giffnock in the Southside of Glasgow, Patricia Duggan at Glen Psychology is a Chartered Psychologist and Psychotherapist offering psychological support and therapy to adults, adolescents and children.

She is an Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society (BPS), has full accreditation with the British Association of Psychotherapists and Cognitive Behavioural Therapists (BABCP) and is registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

Patricia’s experience and qualifications provide her with the skills to provide a wide range of psychological services to her clients. She is committed to identifying the best possible interventions, whether that be though evidence based psychological therapies such as cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and Eye Movement Desensitising Reprocessing (EMDR) trauma therapy; through psychological and educational assessment; through parental advice; or through training and research.

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Therapeutic Interventions

As well as being a Chartered Psychologist Patricia holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT). She is also a qualified Eye Movement Desensitising Reprocessing (EMDR) trauma therapist and through her experience is able to draw on other approaches to meet the individual needs of each client.

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Educational Psychology Services

As a Chartered Educational Psychologist Patricia can provide psychological assessment, including cognitive and attainment assessments, in order to inform educational learning plans and identify any learning difficulties.

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Training & Consultation

Patricia has carried out extensive training in a variety of settings including psychological services, schools, parental workshops, colleges, universities and businesses. Any training provided is tailored to the needs of each individual stakeholder and evaluated to ensure efficacy.

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Expert Witness Service

Patricia has undertaken courses by Bond Solon in London and has acted as an expert witness for many cases presented at the Sheriff and Immigration Court. These reports have addressed issues such as children’s intellectual capacity, parental contact, child development, effects of disabilities such as autism, as well as the effects of attachment and trauma.

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Child Psychologist

Working with children takes a knowledge and understanding of child development. Patricia is able to make any intervention developmentally appropriate and engaging for younger clients.

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Corporate Support

Patricia at Glen Psychology can offer a rapid response to any employee referred to her service through their manager or human resource provider; typically responding to any enquiry within 24 hours. Assessment and risk assessment can be carried out by telephone or by remote means and, if necessary, a treatment plan can be quickly implemented ensuring employees get the support they need.

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EMDR Presentation

In this short video Patricia describes the benefits of a therapeutic intervention called Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR). EMDR is recommended by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guidelines for the treatment of trauma and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.

CBT Presentation

In this video Patricia describes how Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) can be used to treat a number of mental health disorders including anxiety disorders and depression. Patricia explains how negative thinking and unhelpful behaviours can be challenged to improve health and wellbeing.

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