Dr Menaz Akhtar, (DClinPsy) graduated from Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford and currently practices in a lead position at a well established national psychological therapies service. She is a Chartered Clinical Psychologist with the BPS and is registered with the HCPC. She is accredited with the BABCP as a Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist.
Dr Menaz Akhtar specialises in a range of mood and anxiety disorders, which she treats using evidence-based therapies , namely CBT, IPT and ACT and compelling empirical literature. She is valued for her warm, non-judgemental and collaborative approach. She works on the principle that you are the expert on your life and problems, and she is the expert on psychological theories and therapies, which together makes for a strong therapeutic alliance and successful recovery.
She is passionate about teaching, training and supervision. She currently oversees the clinical work of a number of experienced BABCP accredited Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapists. She has lectured for Universities and provides training to health professionals within the National Health Service. Her clear, coherent and compelling presentations integrate theory, research, innovation and practical skill. These captivate the audience and reinforce the learning being delivered.