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Mark Hancock BA (Hons) MA PG Psych UKCP-CPJA (Reg)

I am a professionally qualified and registered psychoanalytic psychotherapist providing psychotherapy and counselling to individuals and couples, and supervision and consultation to other professionals and trainees.

I have specialist trainings and experience in the treatment of people who have experienced trauma, especially complex trauma.

Currently I work as the head of a general psychotherapy and counselling service and also as a  psychotherapist for an organisation that provides psychological services to people who have experienced torture and organised violence.  Additionally, I am a tutor at Human Development Scotland (Scottish Institute of Human Relations) and I retain a private practice and GP referral service, in central Edinburgh, offering general counselling, psychotherapy, supervision and consultancy.

Previously, I worked in a general psychotherapy service in the NHS and I also ran a service for men who experienced childhood sexual abuse, sexual assault and domestic violence. 

I am full professional member and registrant of the following organisations, and I am guided by their codes of ethics and professional conduct:

Association for Group & Individual Psychotherapy

The College of Psychoanalysts-UK

Human Development Scotland

United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy