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Dr Alex King Male

Consultant clinical psychologist HCPC registered as clinical psychologist : PYL16886
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Biography

Dr Alex King has worked in specialist psycho-oncology (cancer psychological care) in major London centres for over a decade, and currently leads the cancer psychology team at Imperial Healthcare NHS Trust.

Dr King obtained his BSc Psychology at the University of Kent and his MSc and DClinPsy Doctorate of Clinical Psychology at University College, London, where he continues to teach and supervise research and clinical trainees.

Clinically, Dr King’s approach draws flexibly on solution-focused, cognitive-analytic and cognitive-behavioural models, and he has a particular interest in treatment decision-making, preparing for surgery, and long-term effects of complex cancer treatments such as haematological stem-cell transplantation.

 

Additional languages spoken: Greek

Special interests

  • Psycho-oncology
  • Clinical health psychology
  • Mental health