Dr. Penelope Anastasia Smith-Lee Chong, MSc DCounsPsych CPsychol AFBPsS CSci

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Preferred Name: Penny

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant

Online Therapy

About Me

As a Counselling Psychologist and EMDR Consultant I help individuals regain their lives after being impacted upon by trauma, stress, anxiety, depression or injury. I work with complex trauma and attachment trauma using EMDR and AI-EMDR as my main modality. I work holistically and integratively also using My IFS level 3 training and stomatic training. I am also an Occupational/Organisational Psychologist with 20 years of business experience and bring this knowledge of work into my therapeutic work to help individuals.

Education & Experience

Doctorate in Counselling Psychology; Postgrad Cert. in Business & Executive Coaching, MSc Industrial Psychology, BSc (hons) Psychology 2.1, BA Economics & Sociology I have been an independent Chartered psychologist since 2003. I am experienced in attachment and complex trauma gaining this in hospitals working with severe and enduring mental health issues. I work with Adults aged 18 and over.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Registered Occupational & Counselling Psychologist (HCPC) Chartered Psychologist (C Psychol) with the British Psychological Society Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society Chartered Scientist RAPPS listed supervisor with the British Psychological Society (BPS) Graduate member of the BPS Divisions of Counselling and Occupational Psychology

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Domestic Violence
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Mood Disorders
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Somatic Issues
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stress Management
  • Survivor's Guilt
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Expats
  • First Responders
  • Seniors


  • English


  • Does Not Accept Insurance