Meet the Team

We are a team of Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) registered psychologists, providing comprehensive psychological assessment and intervention for young people, adults and older people with a range of emotional and psychological difficulties.


Karen Barton

Principal Clinician

Dr Karen Barton is a chartered clinical psychologist and Principal Clinician with Barton Psychology. With more than 20 years experience in health services, including the NHS, she has worked with individuals, families and couples but also extensively with staff teams offering supervision and training. She submits more than 30 medico-legal reports per year. Karen has trained to the highest level to deliver a variety of psychological therapies. She is an accredited practitioner with the British Associated of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapists (BABCP), recognising her proficiency in CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy). She is also a trained EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing) Therapist and a CFT (Compassion Focused Therapist). She is registered with various health insurers including Aviva, WPA and AXA.

Dr Karen Barton's CV provides further details of her experience.

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Gagandeep Chohan

Registered and Chartered Psychologist

Dr Gagandeep Chohan (Giggs) is a HCPC registered chartered Clinical Psychologist who works in both the NHS and Private Practice. She has extensive experience of working psychologically in a range of clinical settings, with clients across the lifespan. She currently works in a Children’s Nursing Team supporting staff from a range of disciplines with their mental health and wellbeing at work, through 1-to-1 therapy, reflective practice groups, supervision and workshops.

Giggs has experience of working in a number of therapeutic approaches with additional training in CBT, CFT, EMDR and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). Her approach is both integrative and flexible; drawing on different aspects of approaches best tailored to suit the client’s needs. She has experience of working with a range of presentations, with a special interest in trauma work, complex loss, perinatal mental health and adjustment to health conditions.


Jane O'Neill

Registered and Chartered Psychologist

Jane O'Neill is a Consultant Counselling Psychologist with substantial experience of working within NHS services and the Independent sector. She qualified as a Counselling Psychologist in 2006. Before this she worked as a Specialist Counsellor in Drug and Alcohol Treatment Services and also as a Counsellor in GPs surgeries. She is particularly focused on working as a therapist to help people with a wide range of difficulties. "I believe in people's capacity to grow, change and heal through therapy." Her main approach to therapy is cognitive behavioural. However, she integrates this with a number of other approaches including humanistic, solution focused, motivational, mindfulness and compassion focused approaches, to offer the best possible therapy experience.

Dr Anna Elderton

Registered and Chartered Psychologist

Details available on request.

For more details or to arrange an appointment please call us now on 0121 285 0771.