Tonya Vinterella Bathe

Tonya Vinterella Bathe

Psychological Therapist

 (MSc. Counselling Psychology, PG Dip CBT, BABCP (Accred), MBACP (Accred)


Expertise and Experience

Tonya has worked from an integrative counselling approach with adults, children and families since completing her Master of Counselling in Psychology in the USA in 1999.   Tonya is particularly experienced in working to brief contracts with adults experiencing mild to moderate mental health difficulties including depression, anxiety and adjustment difficulties.  In addition to providing Cognitive Behavioural Therapy she enjoys using compassion-focused and mindfulness-based approaches, working to longer-term contracts and working with individuals experiencing life transitions.


2012  Mindfulness Based Teacher Training, Nottingham Centre for Mindfulness Nottinghamshire Healthcare Trust

2010 Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy Diploma, University of Derby

1999 Master of Science in Counselling Psychology, first class, University of Southern Mississippi, USA

1996  Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, first class, McNeese State University, Louisiana, USA

Professional Registrations & Memberships

British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy (100409)

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (578331)


Adult Depression, Panic Disorder, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Social Phobia, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Adjustment Disorder, Bereavement, Loss and Childhood Trauma

Main Therapeutic Approaches

Cognitive Behaviour Therapy

Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy

Compassion Focused Therapy

Counselling Psychology