Hi, I am Kate Choppen. I am a Clinical Hypnotherapist, OldPain2Go Practitioner, Occupational Therapist and Mindfulness teacher. I am compassionate, caring and driven to help support others.  I have 16 years experience working as an Occupational Therapist in the NHS, however in 2017 I set up Black Dog Therapy and I have not looked back!

My qualifications:

BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy. University of Derby (1999-2002).
Medical Diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy. London College of Clinical Hypnotherapy (2017).
Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR) incorporating Hypnosis Diploma (2018).
OldPain2Go Practitioner Training. Steven Blake (2018).
Emotion Solution Specialist Diploma (2018).

Further professional training:
2006. Dialectical Behaviour Therapy. Rampton Hospital, Lincolnshire.
2010. Good practice in mental health. LPT.
2014. Mindfulness Training. LPT and Leicester University. Beaumanor Hall, Leicestershire.
2015. Professional Training in the Therapeutic use of Mindfulness. The Mindfulness Institute.
2017. Mindfulness and Compassion 8 week course. Mindfulness CIC.
2019. Mindfulness Teacher Training. Mindfulness CIC.
2019. Currently studying NLP.