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:


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 & 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 psychosexual, relationship and cognitive behavioural therapist with many years’ experience working for both Relate and the NHS. Emma is currently employed as a psychosexual therapist for the NHS, offering treatments for couples and individuals with sexual difficulties.

She is also employed as a specialist midwife for the NHS in the area of perinatal mental health; she has a special interest in the treatment of individuals who have developed PTSD as a result of childbirth.

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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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