We are a friendly and professional team of clinical psychologists based in Oxfordshire.
Oxford Clinical Psychology is a friendly and professional team of experienced clinical psychologists based in Oxfordshire. We offer a range of appointments, including daytime and evening, at our locations in Oxford and Faringdon to fit your therapy around daily life. We are able to arrange initial assessments and appointments quickly: we appreciate that thinking about counselling or therapy can be a significant step for many people and we aim to get you the help that you need as soon as possible.
Please get in touch via the Contact Us page or by phone to book an initial assessment or to talk through the options that might suit you best.
I realised I was finally in a safe pair of hands
Before I had been to Nicola, I had seen some less qualified counsellors who had done more harm than good. From my very first session with Nicola I realised I was finally in a safe pair of hands. Nicola’s knowledge and her way of explaining things is second to none. I never thought I would… Read more “I realised I was finally in a safe pair of hands”
A talented and adaptive trainer
Nicola is a talented and adaptive trainer, she understands how to motivate candidates. When necessary she can challenge an individuals ideas/behaviour but in an encouraging and safe manner. We have found Nicola is able to present often complex theory in a very practical way. Feedback from the courses she runs with OxSTaR is consistently very… Read more “A talented and adaptive trainer”
Helped me see things clearly
Nicola supported me through personal decisions in a period of change and helped me see things clearly, in a time when everything felt overwhelming. Nicola is friendly and makes you feel comfortable. I would highly recommend her to anyone!
I have worked closely with Nicola as a colleague in a weight management service and as an assistant in delivering a series of (Human Factor) training to community hospital staff. We worked closely on re-writing curricula for both adults and children who needed to lose weight, the curricula needed to flex according to the group… Read more “Unreservedly recommended”
Professional and experienced supervisor
Dr Smith has expertly guided me through the process of undertaking a doctorate as a trainee health psychologist. I feel extremely lucky to have had such a professional and experienced supervisor helping me to navigate the often challenging path. Her unique understanding and experience in both academic research and clinical practice is weaved together by… Read more “Professional and experienced supervisor”
Highly engaging and effective and trainer
Dr Smith’s natural ability to synthesise often complex information and psychological jargon into straightforward language makes Dr Smith a highly engaging and effective and trainer. Highly recommend Dr Smith as a supervisor and trainer!
We have the understanding, tools and skills to support our daughter
We contacted Nicola in the hope she could help us understand our daughters anxiety which had suddenly become much worse. It was stopping her going to school, eating meals with the family, the quality of her sleep and ability to join in normal activities such as going to birthday parties without us. As her parents… Read more “We have the understanding, tools and skills to support our daughter”
We are delighted to be working with Caswell House to host and deliver a series of workshops on wellbeing. Caswell House is a beautiful, historic 15th century manor house nestled in the heart of the Cotswolds. These beautiful surroundings are the perfect location to take some time and invest in a bit of self-care.