Cognacity is one of the UK’s leading providers of private mental health services, with headquarters in Central London and the Thames Valley supported by our large national network of c.100 experienced clinicians.
Our patients include private individuals, international patients, business leaders, managers and employees from all organisations and elite athletes from 14 sports in the UK.
We treat all mental health problems. Our treatments are evidence-based, tailored to the individual and planned with full patient involvement.
WHAT WE TREAT
Anxiety disorders, reactions to stress and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Mood disorders (depression and bipolar disorder), Addictions (alcohol, drugs, gambling, food, sex & relationships), Neuropsychological problems including memory problems/dementia, Perinatal mental health, Family mental health problems, Psychological problems related to chronic pain, cancer, head injury etc, Psychotic disorders, Behavioural disorders (eating disorders & impulse control), Developmental disorders (Adult Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder, [ADHD], autistic spectrum disorders).
MAKING A REFERRAL
We provide a rapid access service for all new referrals (routine within five working days and emergencies the same day).
We provide corporate organisations and elite sport bodies with a 24/7 confidential emergency helpline service with rapid access to our national team of psychiatrists and therapists.
At the initial consultation, patients receive a thorough assessment followed by a diagnosis, prognosis and treatment plan. Further investigations may include blood tests, MRI brain scan, ECG & neuropsychological testing.
We provide full range of evidence based treatments from medication to psychological therapies, listed below. Many of our therapists use integrated approaches adapted to the individual patient’s needs.
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
- Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
- Dialectic Behaviour Therapy (DBT)
- Eye Movement Desensitisation & Reprocessing (EMDR)
- Motivational Interviewing (MI) and Mindfulness
- Family and couple therapy
- Short-term psychodynamic therapy
In rare cases where intensive treatment is needed we can access private psychiatric facilities across the UK through our working partnership with the Priory Group.