At the first consultation, a thorough assessment will be conducted, which will include taking a history of your problem and any relevant medical history. Self-report questionnaires may also be administered. Details of any previous treatments may also be taken.
During the consultation, Dr Hadjipateras-Giannoulis will discuss your treatment options and will advise you on the most appropriate course of treatment depending on your circumstances, problems and needs.
Most clients are seen either weekly or fortnightly; regularity of therapy is vital to enhance the likelihood of effectiveness. Therapy usually begins on a weekly basis.
Reviews of therapy progress will be conducted at regular intervals.
How long does treatment last?
The length/duration of treatment depends on the severity of the presenting problem(s). Typically, individuals can be treated with between 10 and 16 fifty minute sessions.