Professional qualifications, accreditations and memberships

  • Doctorate in Clinical Psychology
  • Bachelor in Psychology
  • Registered with HCPC

Professional experience

Dr Itamar Cohen is a qualified Clinical Psychologist and is registered with the HCPC.

He specialises in the treatment of mood and anxiety disorders, and presently works in an intensive day inpatient unit for eating disorders where he delivers psychological therapies to adults and young adults.

Throughout a long career in the NHS, Itamar has gained extensive experience working with children and adolescents, in different settings and across various therapeutic modalities.

Personal statement

Itamar is motivated to make a positive difference in people’s lives by applying the latest evidence-based science and a therapeutic environment, emphasising empowerment and resilience.

Among his main interests is in implementing evidence-based interventions in multicultural environments, in and outside of the UK, including in low-income countries.

Additionally, he is actively involved in some of the most innovative approaches to treating trauma and eating disorders, such as psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy.