The Horsforth Centre

Michelle Pittam 

Michelle Pittam Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) Practitioner
CBT Practitioner, EMDR

Michelle is an experienced CBT practitioner, group therapist and qualified nurse working in primary care and mental health provision within the NHS. 
Michelle qualified as a Cognitive Behaviour Psychotherapist in 2010 and has worked in both individual and group settings. Her background means that she has experience with a wide range of difficulties including anxiety, depression, psychosis, bi-polar disorder/ manic depression, personality disorder and has a special interest in self harm and low self-esteem.
Her CBT therapy sessions take place on Thursday evenings and Saturdays.
Michelle uses a diverse style of approaches to ensure that care is tailor made for each individual. She can incorporate Solution focussed therapy, Dialectic Behaviour Therapy Compassion Focussed therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy in with Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. 
Michelle also works with those suffering from trauma using EMDR therapy.

 

Professional Background

Michelle’s background is mental health nursing. She qualified in 1999 from Leeds and has worked in many areas of mental health. Her nursing background includes acute mental health, both in the UK and in New Zealand where she was also a clinical nurse specialist covering acute in-patient services, psychiatric intensive care, community mental health day hospital and also at therapy centre in Bradford.

Michelle works part time in the NHS 3 days a week as well as in private practice.Michelle qualified as a Cognitive Behaviour Psychotherapist in 2011 and has worked in both individual and group settings. Her background means that she has experience with a wide range of difficulties including anxiety, depression, psychosis, bi-polar disorder/ manic depression, personality disorder and has a special interest in self harm and low self-esteem.

How to Contact Michelle


Contacting Michelle Pittam is simple. To have a chat about what your requirements might be, or to book an initial consultation, you can phone her or contact her by email.

Tel: 07935758455
Email: mppsychotherapy@gmail.com



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