Mental health

As many as 1 in 4 of us in the UK experience some sort of mental health issue each year. Money, jobs, childhood situations, relationship breakdowns, and bereavement are just some of life’s big worries which can make it harder for people to cope – but you don’t have to face them alone. Mental health illnesses are common, but they’re also some of the most impactful and long-lasting if treatment is not seeked. Everybody deserves to have a sound mental well-being and we are here to help you take the first steps on the path to recovery.

Our expert mental health psychiatrists in London provide specialist and effective treatment for mental health issues including depression, stress, anxiety and bipolar disorder. You will be welcomed into a safe, caring environment where we will listen and treat you with the utmost respect. You can rest assured knowing that you are in safe hands, with the focus entirely on your well-being.

Whether you are looking for an initial consultation, ongoing counselling or effective treatment, at our private psychiatrist London clinic we will provide you with the highest quality of personal care. Our fundamental goal is to get you back to full health as quickly as possible so you can continue to lead a full, happy life.

What is psychotherapy?

The word psychotherapy originates from the Ancient Greek words ‘psyche’ meaning “spirit” or “soul”, and ‘therapeia’ which means ‘healing’. Psychotherapy is a type of therapy used to treat emotional and mental health conditions. It involves talking to a trained expert about your problems and worries, and identifying the cause for your condition. Therapists will then suggest strategies for resolving your problems, help you change your attitudes towards situations, and manage relationships more effectively – with the aim to get your mental state back on track.

What is psychotherapy used to treat?

Psychotherapy can be used to treat a wide range of mental health conditions. At our London mental health clinic, we can treat these mental health issues as well as people looking to better their general emotional well-being.

Mental health conditions we can treat include (but are not limited to):

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Borderline personality disorder (BPD)
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Drug addiction
  • Eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia and binge eating

Reasons to Seek Mental Health Treatment

  • You identify a certain negative behaviour pattern that has been difficult to change (such as anger or addiction).
  • You feel stuck or as if life is passing you by.
  • You are experiencing reoccurring negative moods and emotional states, such as low self-esteem, anxiety or depression, that is preventing you from carrying out daily activities effectively.
  • You would like to resolve long-standing issues that are still impacting your life today – like childhood abuse.
  • You wish to optimise your well-being potential.
  • You are finding it difficult to find a suitable work/life balance or finding it hard to manage stress.
  • You have been referred by your GP.

Meeting with a Psychotherapist

Our LycaHealth mental health experts are highly trained and provide a safe, confidential and non-judgemental environment. They may discuss life events, feelings, emotions, relationships or your negative patterns of behaviour. Exploring these issues will allow us to identify the best coping mechanisms for you, and form an ongoing plan as part of your personal development.

Our private psychiatrists deliver treatments that are specifically tailored to your requirements, which have been scientifically proven to be effective. Our level of trust, safety and care will play a big part in your healing; we will assist you with making empowered decisions, right from the start.

Available at the following clinic

Canary Wharf

0207 132 1440

Open Mon – Fri 8AM to 8PM


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Arranging a Mental Health Appointment

If you would like to book a mental health psychotherapy appointment in London for yourself or for a loved one, you can do so through our online form or by phoning our psychotherapy clinic on 0207 132 1440.

Do you need effective treatment for a mental health issue? LycaHealth Mental Health provides private treatment for mental health issues including depression, stress, anxiety and bipolar disorder, with our private psychiatrist in Canary Wharf.

You will receive the highest quality personal care at LycaHealth Mental Health clinic in East London. Our world class psychiatrists, dedicated nurses and admin team provide a patient-focussed environment. We get to the heart of your mental health issues and implement the correct interventions to help you recover as quickly as possible.

We are fully accredited


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