DR JANA AVANI Bsc (Hons) DClinPsy, CPsychol, AFBPsS
Psychologist and CBT Therapist
Dr Advani is a London trained clinical psychologist with over 10 years of research and clinical experiences which she mainly gained in the NHS but also within the academic and private sectors. During her career she has worked with people of different ages and with a wide range of presentations including mental health issues, neurodevelopmental and neurocognitive difficulties (due to strokes, acquired brain injury) as well as neurodegenerative conditions. She has also been interested in working with people who experience difficulties with adjusting to illness (i.e. diabetes, pain management) and the related issues including its management and the impact of that on the quality of everyday life.
In her private work, she has facilitated her clients in understanding and approaching life challenges in more adaptive ways in order to bring positive and long-lasting changes in all aspects of their life. She has also worked with a number of companies in an executive coaching role.
Her work is predominately within the Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) framework however, she also incorporates elements of Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Rational-Emotive Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (RECBT).
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