Dr. Orazio Giuffrida
Consultant Clinical Psychologist/Neuropsychologist,
Laurea, PhD, SoE Equival., Pg Dip. Clin Neuropsych, Cpsychol, Csci.
Dr. Giuffrida graduated in Clinical Psychology in 1998 at La Sapienza University of Rome. He then obtained a PhD in Cognitive Psychology at Cardiff University in 2005, a Statement of Equivalence in Clinical Psychology with the British Psychological Society at Leicester in 2007 and a Post-Graduate Diploma in Clinical Neuropsychology at Glasgow University in 2011.
Dr. Giuffrida started his career in Rome delivering a range of interventions including clinical assessment, and structured Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. After his move to the United Kingdom he worked within Cardiff University as a Researcher and published articles in the field of Health Psychology.
During his time in London he has worked extensively across a number of NHS Trusts leading on the development of Neuropsychological services for several newly established Memory Clinics. He has extensive experience in working in the field of Mental Health using Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Systemic, Psychodynamic and Biopsychosocial approaches.
He is registered as a Consultant Clinical Psychologist/Neuropsychologist with BUPA and AXA PPP.
Areas of Clinical specialty: Clinical Neuropsychology, Dementias, Memory and Psychotherapy with Older People, Depression, Low Self Esteem, Anxiety, Phobias, Schizophrenia, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Grieving, Personality Disorders, and Conversion Disorder.