Gursharan obtained her BSc Psychology in 2008 and has since studied at Masters and Doctorate level qualifying as a Clinical Psychologist in 2015.
She has worked in the NHS for over 15 years with both children and adults across the lifespan in the field of mental health, learning disabilities, personality disorder and memory loss/dementia services.
Gursharan’s specialties are in the treatment and management of mental health difficulties. She has experience of working with a variety of issues such as: Anxiety/Stress, Anger difficulties, Depression, Confidence/Self-esteem, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Relationship difficulties, Sexuality, Bereavement, and Addiction.
Since qualifying, Gursharan has worked in the field of Child & Adolescent mental health. She currently holds a senior position in the NHS working alongside social care colleagues to help young people and families on the edge of care with complex mental health presentations.
Gursharan works in a collaborative and person-centred way. She is trained in a number of different therapeutic modalities which include, but are not limited to, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Systemic/Family therapy, Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT), Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT) and Mentalization based approaches. Gursharan will adapt and tailor therapeutic approaches so that therapy is suited to the needs of the individual. All consultations and sessions are completely confidential.