Nichola Marchant

Dr Nichola Marchant

Clinical Psychologist

 (C.Psychol., D.Clin.Psy.,BSc. Hons.)


Expertise and Experience

Dr Marchant is a Clinical Psychologist practising in and around Derbyshire. She works with children, adolescents, adults, couples and families. She works with a variety of mental health and behavioural difficulties, including common mental health problems, such as depression and anxiety. Dr Marchant specialises in working with people who have difficulties with coping with their emotions (often as a result of early traumatic / difficult experiences) and who have developed ways of coping that now cause them difficulties (for example self-harming, substance abuse). She has significant experience of working with individuals who have long-standing complex and entrenched mental health difficulties, and whose difficulties can be understood using the term "personality disorder".

Dr Marchant has extensive and varied professional experience, having worked with clients of all ages in a variety of settings, including: Adults Primary Care (out-patients), In-Patient Mental Health, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS), Youth Offending Service (YOS), Children with Learning Disabilities, and the Prison Service.


2010- Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (D.Clin.Psy.), Universities of Coventry and Warwick.

2000- BSc (Hons) Psychology, 2:1, University of Wolverhampton.

Professional Registrations & Memberships

Health and Care Professionals Council (PYL26017)

British Psychological Society (315217)


Adult Mental Health

Complex Adult Mental Health, including childhood trauma and personality disorders

Child and Adolescent Mental Health

Main Therapeutic Approaches

Cognitive Behaviour Therapy

Schema Therapy

Dialectical Behaviour Therapy

Compassion Focused Therapy