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Alistair McBeath, C.Psychol, AFBPsS, MBACP, UKCP, PhD, MA, B.Sc. (Hons)
Alistair McBeath

About Alistair

Alistair is a highly experienced Chartered Psychologist and Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society (BPS) and an accredited counsellor and psychotherapist by the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP).  He is also a UKCP registered psychotherapist.

He is a Senior Practitioner on the BPS Register of Psychologists Specialising in Psychotherapy.  Alistair is an editor of the European Journal for Qualitative Research in Psychotherapy.

Alistair’s training and experience encompasses working within the NHS, private practice, and working with Employee Assistance Providers (EAP) where the focus is on enhancing individuals’ well being within the workplace.

Trained both as a psychologist and psychotherapist Alistair draws on a wide knowledge of approaches that can offer support to individuals facing difficult challenges, including CBT. He firmly believes in the uniqueness of individuals and their capacity to improve their own well being when provided with appropriate understanding and support.

He has extensive experience in working with such significant issues as anxiety, depression, relationship difficulties, sexual abuse, experience of post-traumatic stress (e.g. PTSD around fatal accidents, suicide) and work-based occupational health problems.  Alistair also has experience in supporting those who may be thinking of leaving or have already left a particular sect or high-pressure belief group.

Alistair offers a reduced rate for self-funding clients (£75). Insurance funded and organisation sponsored rates available on request.  Alistair's usual clinic days are Thursdays and Saturdays (£15 weekend supplement).  Alistair is currently offering face-to-face appointments 

To request an appointment with Alistair, call our reception on 0131 215 1066 or email:
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You can verify Alistair's professional accreditations and memberships at the right of the screen.

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