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|Mrs. Heather Lee Messner||3909||
I have worked in Mental Health since the mid 1980's in the USA and in the NHS in London as a Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist since1989. My last NHS post was working for five years from 2012 as the Consultant Child Psychotherapist in Mid Essex, Lead for Service Developments for Under 5 children as one of my specialisms, shared Professional lead for North Essex for all Child Psychotherapists and I have also developed two Parent-Infant Mental Health services for the NHS. I see parents together with their infants, children and adolescents of all ages, individually and within groups for a a full range of emotional difficulties and mental health concerns. I do in depth state of mind assessments as well as family work, parent-child work, both long term individual work and brief psychotherapy for children, adolescents, young people and their families. Since 2017, I work exclusively in Private Practice and teach as a Seminar leader for the Phd level Child Psychotherapy Training at the British Psychotherapy Foundation for the Child Training (IPCAPA).