Talya is our Team Leader for the Active Monitoring programme. She joined us in 2019 to help build the programme for Poole that runs in partnership with Shore Medical. The service has expanded to Bournemouth, Poole and the Southcoast Primary Care Networks. Talya has been promoted to Team leader position in 2021 and is responsible for managing 8 Active Monitoring Practitioners and 8 volunteer practitioners. In addition to her management role, she has a small caseload of complex clients who benefit from her clinical knowledge and skills. They may be struggling with anxiety, depression, stress, isolation, self-esteem, anger and grief and loss.
Talya has completed her undergraduate degree in Psychology and a postgraduate degree in Clinical Psychology. She is keen to pursue her doctorate in Clinical Psychology. Talya has been working abroad with the NHS since 2016. She has worked in both primary care and secondary care services as an Assistant Psychologist. She is experienced in different therapeutic approaches such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Dialectic Behavioural Therapy, and Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapies.
Talya is passionate about learning new languages and is fluent in 3 languages. She enjoys swimming, dancing and reading. Talya believes people have limitless capabilities and is always keen to support people in improving their mental health.