Catherine Knibbs

About Catherine

I am an experienced clinician, researcher, author and content writer around the digital and technological world and the impact this has on children and young people.

I can help with many issues relating to this and other problems affecting a child’s mental and physical health and wellbeing, being a functional health practitioner too.

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Memberships and accreditations

  • UKCP Individual Membership

Fees

£60 - £100

Availability

Monday
15:00 - 19:30
Tuesday
15:00 - 19:30
Wednesday
15:00 - 19:30
Thursday
15:00 - 19:30
Friday
15:00 - 19:30
Saturday
Not available
Sunday
Not available

Types of sessions offered

  • In Person
  • Online
  • Phone
  • Walk and Talk

Languages I speak

  • English

What I can help with

  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Difficulties making Friends
  • Eating Issues
  • Friendship Issue
  • General Concern
  • Grief & Loss
  • Low self-confidence
  • Low self-esteem
  • Online – gaming & devices
  • Online – social media
  • Physical and Functional Health
  • Reluctance to go to school
  • School Transitions
  • Self - Injury
  • Sleeping Issues
  • Stress
  • Toilet Related Issues

Specialist Areas

  • Attachment
  • Body Dysmorphia
  • Cyber Therapy
  • Extreme Violence
  • Mental Health Disorders
  • Online Concerns
  • Online Gambling
  • Pornography
  • SEND / Learning Difficulties
  • Sensory Issues
  • Technology Related Issues

Further information

Cath trained as a Theoretically Integrated Psychotherapist working with children and young people of all ages. She uses a synthesised approach called Interpersonal Neurobiology and works alongside many organisations and situations to help adults, professionals and parents with their children and young people too. She is a gaming therapist and uses technology in therapy to elicit healing, post trauma growth and flow and uses biofeedback, VR and other tech for this.

She is a trained Engineer, IT specialist and Child/Adolescent psychotherapist all in one. She also trained as a Functional Health Practitioner and uses testing, such as DNA Life or FxMed (functional medicine) tests to assess and work with issues that can affect physical health as well as the emotional and psychological.

She is a leading expert and specialist on technology and healthy development in children and young people. (she is also a podcaster, blogger, E-safety professional and doing her PhD alongside writing another book or two as well as being an advisor to Gamers Beat Cancer) She also has blue hair and tattoos and is an epic BeatSabre player, well okay maybe not epic but it is one of her favourite games.

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