Peter Hafferty, the founder of Cognitive Therapy North East is based in Hexham,Northumberland where he has been involved with CBT for 20 years. He is a BABCP Accredited Therapist, the "gold" standard for therapy.

After graduating in Psychology he worked in the NHS for 21 years as a Qualified RMN.There he gained much experience in a wide range of treatments.In 1993 he sucessfully attended the renowned "Newcastle Cognitive Therapy Centre Post Graduate Course in CBT".

Since then he has continued to develop his skills and knowledge, involved in numerous CBT initiatives to promote quality in therapy.He has trained and supervised others, helping them to become expert practitioners.

Peter has spent the last 15 years sucessfully treating common mental health problems such as anxiety and depression.

Hundreds of patients have benefitted from this treatment.

In 2005 Peter responded to demands to open his private practice further and now offers therapy sessions to "self-refferers."

Peter is also a fully trained and experienced EMDR Practitioner, offering this therapy too.

Peter's services are also available to colleagues in the health and therapy field who may wish to enquire about training and supervision.Click on Contact to enquire.