Dr Ingrid Bergson Psych D, BSc. (Hons)
Principal Clinical Psychologist.
Dr Bergson undertook her undergraduate degree at Leeds University and completed her Doctorate at Surrey University in 2003. She now has more than 11 years post qualification experience working primarily with patients with chronic pain and long term health conditions in various specialist hospitals and services. These have included the Pain Management Centre at the National hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery, theGeneral Medicine service at the Whittington Hospital and INPUT pain management centre based at St Thomas’ Hospital.
She is currently the Clinical Lead of the Locomotor Pain Service as part of the Homerton University Hospital Foundation Trust. Using a predominantly CBT approach, she specializes in the adjustment and psychological management of persistent pain conditions; aiming to help people manage the associated distress and impact this can have on a person’s life. Also aiming to identify and break any unhelpful cycles that may have developed in relation to the pain and work toward improving quality of life. She works primarily with the individual but also works very closely with other health professionals in the team for a holistic approach to management.
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Chronic pain management
British Psychological Society
Health professions Council
Recognised by major health care providers
Tel: 07956 474161