Frequently Asked Questions

Dr Sarah Woods, Clinical Psychologist offering CBT, EMDR and other psychological therapy in Morpeth, Northumberland or online.

Fees

Sessions cost £110 for 50 minutes for self referral, this is for online and in person sessions.  Please note fees vary for insurance and medico legal work.

What will happen at a first appointment?

Free initial telephone consultations are available.  If you would prefer to ask questions by email, this is fine too.

A first appointment is an assessment.  We will go at your pace but usually cover what brought you to therapy and what you would like to change.  We will decide together what might be helpful for you, and come up with a plan.

What about confidentiality?

Information is kept in accordance with regulatory bodies, including the Health and Care Professionals Council and the Information Commissioners Office.

Please see the privacy policy and terms and conditions for more detailed information.

Do you work with health insurers?

Yes, I am registered with most providers.  If your insurer is not on the list please get in touch, as it is usually possible to register with them.

Aetna Global Benefits
Aviva
AXA PPP Healthcare
Cigna
BUPA https://finder.bupa.co.uk/go/dr_sarah_woods
Healix Health Services Ltd
VitalityHealth
WPA

Where are appointments available?

Appointments are available in the centre of Morpeth. The building is called Watson House and it is an old Georgian building. It is quiet, private, warm and comfortable.  There is free parking nearby.   The clinic is easily accessible from surrounding areas such Blyth, Bedlington, Ashington, Cramlington, Ponteland, Alnwick or Rothbury.

Appointments are also available online.  I usually use Zoom or WhatsApp call but we can talk about what works best for you.  You need a smart phone, tablet or computer with a camera, a private space and a stable connection.

What age range do you work with?

Appointments are available for adults, normally over 18 years. 

Experiencing a mental health crisis?

We are unable to provide an emergency or crisis service. If you are concerned about yourself then other services are available to support you.  Here are some support services you might consider.

https://www.samaritans.org

https://giveusashout.org

https://www.maytree.org.uk

If you feel you cannot keep yourself safe you should dial 999 or attend your local A&E department.

If you are not in any immediate danger but do require urgent help you should contact your GP. You can also call NHS 111. The Samaritans are available for support on 116 123.

Get in touch to book your free 15 minute consultation today

 

Think psychology might help or have more questions?

 

Simply get in touch. We can arrange an initial conversation to discuss whether psychology might help and you can ask any questions.  It is confidential and there is no obligation to book.

 

NEpsychology - contact us

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07870 241970

 

Watson House, 23 Oldgate, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61 1QF

Accessible from surrounding areas such as Blyth, Bedlington, Ashington, Cramlington, Ponteland, Alnwick or Rothbury.