Mrs Emma Mathews

Mrs Emma Mathews

Psychosexual, Relationship and Cognitive Behavioural Therapist
MSc, BSc, PG Dip, PG Dip, RM, BABCP Accredited

Practising at

Spire Murrayfield Hospital Wirral

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mrs Emma Mathews at Spire include:

Psychotherapy at Spire Murrayfield Hospital Wirral

Other treatments

Emma provides psychological therapy for the treatment of sexual dysfunctions, relationship problems, anxiety and mood disorders.  Some of the principal treatments carried out by Emma at Spire include:

  • Anxiety, including social and health anxiety
  • Depression
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Panic
  • Phobias
  • Anger
  • Low self-esteem
  • Perfectionism
  • Anger
  • Loss of sexual desire
  • Painful intercourse
  • Difficulties with orgasm
  • Erectile problems
  • Premature or delayed ejaculation
  • Vaginismus
  • Problems with intimacy
  • Fear of sex
  • Problems with trust
  • Communication difficulties
  • Affairs
  • Financial issues
  • Family conflicts
  • Life changes
  • Different parenting styles
  • Different values and goals

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Professional profile

Emma is a BABCP and COSRT accredited psychotherapist and have extensive experience working within the NHS as a psychosexual therapist and a specialist midwife within perinatal mental health services. She also worked for Relate as a psychosexual and relationship therapist for a number of years.

She has completed a BSc in reproductive and sexual health, a postgraduate diploma in psychosexual therapy, a Relate certificate in relationship therapy, a postgraduate diploma in cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and EMDR Europe Accredited training in eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR). I have also completed an MSc in psychological trauma and have a special interest in the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

Her private practice offers psychosexual and relationship therapy, CBT and EMDR. She has clinics in north Wales and on the Wirral.

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Diploma in Higher Education (Midwifery Studies)
BSc with Honours Reproductive and Sexual Health (First Class)
Postgraduate Diploma in Relationship Therapy (Psychosexual Therapy)
Relate Institute Certificate - Working with Couples
MSc Psychological Trauma (Distinction)
Postgraduate Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy (BABCP Accredited Training)
Registered with the Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC)
Registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)
Member of the College of Sexual & Relationship Therapists (COSRT)
Accredited member of The British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP) (provisional accreditation)

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Current NHS posts

Psychosexual Therapist for Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust

Perinatal Mental Health Midwife for Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

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