- Anxiety including health anxiety, phobias, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), panic
- Childhood adversity
- Depression, including affective and mood disorders
- Low self-esteem
- Occupational mental health issues, anger, work-related stress
- Perinatal depression and anxiety
- Personality issues
- Relationship difficulties
- Stress including traumatic stress, adjustment disorders
- University / college student mental health
Psychologists and Psychotherapists
Dr Veronica Ranieri
Dr Veronica Ranieri DClinPsy PhD CPsychol is a compassionate HCPC-accredited and chartered Clinical Psychologist who is committed to helping her clients achieve their goals and live happier, healthier lives.
She completed her undergraduate studies in Psychology at University College Dublin and went on to pursue an MA in Cognitive Science and an MSc in Applied Psychology. She then earned a PhD at Trinity College Dublin before pursuing a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology at University College London.
Dr Ranieri takes a personalised approach to treatment, tailoring her interventions to meet the unique needs of each individual. Her clinical practice integrates evidence-based therapeutic modalities such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) with relational and systemic approaches. She has experience in adult mental health care, children and adolescent mental health care, community learning disability and adult sexual health both in the UK and Ireland. She helps adults with a range of mental health issues, including anxiety, depression, and relationship difficulties. At present, she also works in an organisational psychology setting providing assessments and therapy to employees of various private corporations.
She is committed to staying up-to-date with the latest research and developments in mental health. She holds an honorary senior research fellow position at University College London. Her research focuses primarily on perceived coercion and ethics, both in relation to mental health admissions and within the context of pandemics. Her other research interests span from understanding the psychological implications of living with rare health conditions or identity-related distress to supporting postdoctoral clinical academic career progression. She is a research advisor to the Surgical and Interventional Trials Unit at University College London where she is a collaborator in multiple funded studies. For a list of her publications, please visit here: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Veronica-Ranieri/research