Dr Linda Kohn
Works as Clinical Psychologist at First Psychology Centre, Perth.
Linda works with individual adults with a wide range of issues and problems including: depression, post-natal depression, low mood and bipolar disorders; anxiety (generalised anxiety disorder, health anxiety, social anxiety); eating and body image issues; stress and exam stress; trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD); thought process issues (worry, rumination, perfectionism, need for control, intrusive thoughts); gender / sexual identity issues; insomnia; life transitions; psychosis; panic; assertiveness; bereavement and grief; bullying; delusional disorders; personality disorders; and many more issues.
Linda also offers clinical supervision to health professionals.
Linda's way of workingLinda is passionate about working with clients and believes that the therapeutic relationship is at the heart of the therapeutic process. She works with individuals by introducing them to a range of techniques tailored to meet their individual needs and requirements and based on evidence-based therapies such as Cognitive-Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR), Mindfulness, Schema Therapy or Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. Linda also encourages clients to do some home practice between sessions to further assist themselves towards change.
Linda's background and trainingLinda has worked as a qualified clinical psychologist for more than 15 years and has worked in the field of psychology in the NHS for over 20 years. She has experience of working within a number of NHS health boards and trusts in Scotland and England.
Linda has a Post-Graduate Diploma in Clinical Neuropsychology (Kings College, University of London), a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (University of Glasgow) and a BSc (Hons) Psychology (University of Glasgow). She has also completed EMDR part 3 training and teacher training in Mindfulness.
Linda charges £90 a session for self-funding clients. She also works with clients referred via their employer/organisation – for further details, please visit First Psychology Assistance.