Dr Alexandra Lagaisse
Innovative Clinical Psychologist, Writer, Facilitator
CPsychol, DClinPsy, MSc, BSc(Hons)
Move towards happiness
A Chartered and Registered Clinical Psychologist, with a Doctorate from the University of Nottingham, Alexandra has practised in the National Health Service in a range of settings; within general adult mental health, forensic and now within a perinatal team for women who are pregnant or families who have recently had a baby.
Her main areas of expertise are working with trauma. Alexandra has training in EMDR (Level 3) and other trauma specific therapies; she works integratively; incorporating a range of theoretical models, all of which are underpinned by a fundamental belief in the capacity for people to make meaningful change in their lives.
More recently, Alexandra has become the founding member of an exciting new project bringing empowerment to people with a range of mental health difficulties, through a new relationship to their experiences, using mindfulness and contemplation and working with people's strengths