About Steven

At the core of Steven’s therapeutic style is tailoring psychological therapy to each client’s unique needs to create a safe and welcoming space that facilitates positive and meaningful change.

State of Mind - Steve Mahan

Dr Steven Mahan, Chartered Clinical Psychologist

Dr Steven Mahan completed his BSc (Hons) Psychology at the University of Plymouth with first class honours. He then completed his MSc in Neuropsychology at the University of Bristol, and his Doctorate in Clinical Psychology at the University of Exeter. Dr Mahan has professional experience in many varied areas of Clinical Psychology, including experience in the fields of: Adult and Child Neuropsychology, Head Injury Therapy, Weight Management, Health Psychology, Adult Mental Health, Child and Adolescent Mental Health, and Learning Disabilities.

Dr Mahan provides psychological therapy in the Chelsea and Liverpool Street areas in London. His clinic locations are available upon enquiry.

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Current work

Within the NHS, Dr Mahan works as a Clinical Psychologist within a rehabilitation service for patients with neurological conditions, including those who have survived a traumatic brain injury, have a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis or epilepsy, or who have experienced a stroke. He supports patients and their families to adjust to their injuries and condition. He also has extensive experience within a weight management service, supporting patients to better understand their relationship with food and eating, to be able to achieve and maintain lifelong weight loss without the need for commercial diets.

In addition to leading State of Mind Psychology Services, Steven also works with The Chelsea Psychology Clinic, which is one of the leading private psychological therapy services in London.

Professional interests

Dr Mahan has a special interest in long-term, complex health conditions, medically unexplained symptoms and their associated mental health difficulties. He also has a special interest in working with those with relationship difficulties and those struggling to come to terms with a sudden and unexpected life event. At the core of Steven’s therapeutic style is tailoring psychological therapy to each client’s unique needs, presentations, abilities, and experiences; to create a safe and welcoming space that facilitates positive and meaningful change with individuals, couples, and families.

Dr Mahan is trained in multiple models of evidence-based psychological therapy. He is trained in several specialist approaches, including Cognitive-Behaviour Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, couple’s and family therapy, and mindfulness-based approaches.

 

Professional Registrations and Memberships

  • Registered Practitioner Psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council (Registration No: PYL 32248)
  • Chartered Clinical Psychologist with the British Psychological Society
  • Full Member of Division of Clinical Psychology of the British Psychological Society
  • Affiliate Member of the Division of Health Psychology of the British Psychological Society
  • Affiliate Member of the Division of Neuropsychology of the British Psychological Society
  • Member of the Special Group for Independent Practitioners of the British Psychological Society

 


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