Dr Maria Daves BSc (Hons) MSc DCounsPsy C.Psychol. AFBPsS
Chartered Counselling Psychologist
BPS and HCPC Registered Practitioner Psychologist
Dr Maria Daves
Consultant Counselling Psychologist and ADHD Coach
BSc (Hons), MSc, DCounsPsy, HCPC reg, BPS reg
My name is Dr. Maria Daves. I am a Counselling Psychologist and Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society.
I am a Registered Practitioner Psychologist with the Health and Care Professionals Council.
I am an integrative psychologist, which means my therapy is based on combining all of the major approaches to therapy.
I combine aspects of cognitive behavioural therapy, psychodynamic therapy, client centred (humanistic) therapy, existential therapy and systemic therapy.
I specialise in working with adults, couples and families in my practice, which is based in Coulsdon, Surrey and Marylebone in Central London.
In my clinic I help people with depression, relationship issues, anxiety, lifestyle issues such as eating disorders or addictions.
We all have the capacity to help ourselves we just need some informed support.
I have over 10 years experience working in the field of Autism Spectrum Disorders.
I currently work within a Specialist Asperger Syndrome Service.
I have worked in the National Health Service in the fields of Autism, Asperger Syndrome, and Vulnerable Adults in the community, out-patients, in patients and long stay settings.
I have also worked for The National Autistic Society.
I have specialist expertise in Autism Spectrum Disorders and Asperger Syndrome.
I have carried out many Asperger Syndrome diagnostic assessments and fully qualified in the administration of Diagnostic Interview of Social and Communication Disorders (DISCO) Assessment tool.