About Lorna Wykes
Lorna has a Diploma in Psychology, BSc Criminology & Psychology and MSc in Addiction Psychology and Counselling and is registered with The British Psychological Society, The Federation of Drug and Alcohol Practitioners and The American Psychological Association.
Lorna works with her clients to enable them to better understand mental health conditions or difficult circumstances and helps clients explore how their life has been impacted. She creates a safe environment to work on any underlying trauma and abuse, whilst also looking forward to how she can help clients achieve their full potential. She can work with those who have complex mental health disorders or have had past therapy or misdiagnosis. Her passion is helping individuals to minimise the impacts of mental health conditions on their quality of life and assist with building and realising a more positive future.
Lorna Wykes's Experience
Lorna has worked extensively in a therapeutic setting for the last 18 years and throughout this time worked with many conditions and client groups including Depression, Anxiety, Personality Disorders, Autism & PDA, Eating disorders, Complex Addiction, PTSD, and Emotional and Social disorders in Young Children and Adolescents.
She has had senior positions within charitable organisations and has fostered young people with addiction-based issues and serious family breakdown. She has also worked closely with a range of organisations within mental health career including school, workplaces, housing organisations and social services.