Brian Copley

Cognitive Behavioural Therapist

The Manor Clinic (staff)

The Manor Clinic (visiting)

Mansbridge Road
SO18 3HW

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Brian Copley

Brian completed his nurse training in Mental Health and General Nursing in Western Australia

He held a number of senior clinical and nursing management positions before being  awarded a hospital fellowship from Royal Perth Hospital to undertake training in Behavioural Psychotherapy at Graylingwell Hospital and St George's Hospital in the UK from 1983 to 1985. 

On his return to Western Australia, he held the post of Co-ordinator of Alcohol Services at the West Australian Alcohol and Drug Authority, before moving to the role of Staff Counsellor at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital. Brian returned to his native UK in 1991, where he initially worked at The Priory Hospital Southampton as a Cognitive Behaviour Therapist until entering full time private practice in 1995. 

He continues with his professional development, and has spent considerable time developing skills in Mindfulness based cognitive behaviour therapy, and compassion focused therapy.

Cert. Behavioural Psychotherapy
Graduate Diploma in Arts -  Counselling with distinction, EMDR Certs. Level 1 & 2, Accredited Psychotherapist with the British Association of Behavioural Psychotherapy Accredited Psychotherapist with the UK Council of Psychotherapy