“Emotional wounds cut deeper than any other injury ever could”
– Derek Prince


Bermuda Registered Psychologists


“Nautilus House”
82 South Road, Warwick WK 08
Tel: (441) 296-2903
Email: drtinaarorash@logic.bm

 

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Dr. Arorash is a practicing Bermuda Registered Psychologist.  Upon returning to Bermuda, Dr. Arorash served as a Consultant Psychologist for Bermuda Government and worked in a clinical group practice.  She currently has a thriving sole proprietor clinical private practice.

Dr. Arorash received her Ph.D. from Columbia University.  She also has two Master’s Degrees from Columbia University and a Master’s Degree from Harvard University.  Her undergraduate studies were pursued at the University of Waterloo.

Dr. Arorash provides psychological intervention services (i.e., individual and family therapy), assessments and consultation/liaison services on an outpatient basis for individuals aged 4-years-old throughout adulthood.  Her clinical specialty is in the treatment of children, adolescents and young adult populations.  While employing an eclectic approach in her case conceptualization of clients, she leans heavily on an attachment-focused and complex trauma based EMDR model, while also integrating the following: developmental, multicultural, family systems, cognitive-behavioural, object-relations and interpersonal therapy models.  She is working toward becoming a certified EMDR-Child Specialist.

 


 

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The Association of Diagnostic and Psychological Services

SRT Building, 2nd Floor
#2 Addendum Lane South
Pembroke  HM07
Tel:   (441) 295-7766
Fax:  (441) 295-0770 

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Email: drdarrienray@gmail.com
Please include your name, best contact number, and a brief message indicating that you are interested in scheduling an appointment. 

Dr. Darrien S. Ray is registered as a clinical psychologist in Bermuda. Prior to joining ADPS he worked in Fort Wayne, Indiana as a licensed psychologist in a community mental health setting. Dr. Ray comes to the island with a broad level of experience in individual, group, and family therapy settings. He employs a client-centred, interpersonal approach that emphasizes building self-esteem, enhancing relational skills, and promoting a balanced, positive lifestyle.

Dr. Ray works with children and adolescents who may struggle with behavioural or emotional problems. He has experience helping families with relational problems and works with parents and children to establish a healthy, positive environment. Dr. Ray works with trauma victims (both adult and children), and has specialized training in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Children.  He sees adult populations who may have depression or anxiety, or who may have problems with anger management. Dr. Ray also sees individuals with personality disorders who may struggle in their home, social, or work environment.

Dr. Ray received his Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology in Tampa, Florida from the American School of Professional Psychology, which is accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA). During his graduate studies, he worked as an intern in a variety of settings including two private practices that specialized in families and children. Dr. Ray was also a therapist at an emotional behavioural disorder (EBD) school, which is a specialized school for children who struggle with intense behaviour or emotional problems.

 


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Child & Adolescence Services

MAWI (Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute)
44  Devon Springs Road,
Devonshire Fl01
Tel: (441) 239-6344
Web: www.bermudahospitals.bm (Mental Health)

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Solstice

Falconer House
108 Pitts Bay Road,
Pembroke HM 08
Telephone: +1 441 292 3456
E-mail: info@solstice.bm
Website: www.solstice.bm

 

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Dr. Eloïse Pitts Crick is a British Clinical Psychologist registered in Bermuda, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. Originally from London, Eloïse has lived in Bermuda since 2008, previously working for Bermuda Hospitals Board and in private practice. Eloïse has served as Vice President of the Bermuda Psychological Association and is currently a member of the Co-Parenting Mediation Council.

Eloïse specialises in psychotherapeutic work with children, adolescents, couples, families and adults. She uses an integrated approach in therapy, tailored to the clients’ needs and preferences. She is experienced in a wide range of approaches including Systemic and Family Therapies, Cognitive Analytic Therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Psychodynamic techniques, Play Therapy, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction, Neuro-Linguistic Processing and Narrative approaches. Eloïse is qualified to conduct comprehensive neuropsychological, psychometric and psychodiagnostic assessments. Her research interests include trauma and neurological injury following SCUBA diving accidents. Other interests include travelling, yoga, climbing and watersports.

Dr. Eloïse C. Pitts Crick is the Executive Director and Senior Clinical Psychologist of Solstice.

 


 

The Association of Diagnostic and Psychological Services

SRT Building, 2nd Floor
#2 Addendum Lane South
Pembroke  HM07
Tel:   (441) 295-7766
Fax:  (441) 295-0770 

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Dr. Alicia M. Handcock is a registered clinical psychologist in Bermuda.  She returned to Bermuda in 2006 and spent her first year at the Employee Assistance Programme of Bermuda before transitioning into private practice in 2007.  She has 13 years of clinical experience in the mental health field which includes inpatient psychiatric hospital settings, outpatient services, and various interactions with child protective services and school-based settings.  She has a diverse counseling and psychological testing background inclusive of both adults and children.

Dr. A. Hancock received her Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology at Spalding University, and her Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology as well as her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Indianapolis. She is a member of the American Psychological Association and American Psychotherapy Association.  Prior to coming to Bermuda, Dr. A. Hancock worked as a therapist at a residential program for children ages 8-13.  She conducted individual, group and family therapy and oversaw the programming of the unit.  Prior to this, she worked in an inpatient psychiatric hospital in which she conducted individual, group and family therapy for children and adults, and conducted intake assessments for patients in crisis. Additionally, she conducted psychoeducational and psychodiagnostic assessments for both adults and children. Aside from therapeutic interventions, Dr. A. Hancock has provided community seminars on a variety of topics.

Dr. A. Hancock’s clinical interests include psychological testing, individual and group therapy.  She has worked with victims of trauma, grief/loss, divorce/separation, mood and anxiety disorders, sexual orientation issues, behavioral disorders, ADHD, pervasive developmental disorders, adjustment disorders, and parent-child relationship issues.

 


 

Patterns

41 Cedar Avenue
Cedar House 3rd Floor
Hamilton HM12
Tel:   (441) 296-7288
drkpsimmons@patternsbda.com
www.patternsbda.com

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Dr. Kauliss P. Simmons has worked in clinical psychology for more than 20 years. She worked in general hospital settings in greater Toronto area, University of Toronto and maintained a private practice in Ontario, Canada.  In Bermuda, she offered EAP services, assessment and psychotherapy for Benedict Associates in 2007.  Later, she began full-time employment with The Bermuda Hospitals Board offering psycho-diagnostic assessments, treatment and consultation to the HIV Clinic, Dialysis Clinic and the inpatient/outpatient department of The Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute.  She currently works temporarily at KEMH as a clinical psychology consultant/while also maintaining a full-time clinical practice in the heart of the city.

Academically, Dr. K. P. Simmons completed an Associates Degree from The Bermuda College, a Bachelor Honors Degree from Acadia University, a Master’s of Science Degree from Indiana University and a Clinical Psychology Doctorate from Illinois School of Professional Psychology (Argosy University) in Chicago, U.S.A.  She went on to complete a CPA/APA accredited training post in Toronto, Canada.  She completed a two-year fellowship in psychotherapy from the University of Toronto.  She currently maintains her license with the College of Psychologists of Ontario and registration with The Bermuda Psychologists Registration Council.

Dr. K. P. Simmons enjoys working with adults from ages 18-65+.  She utilizes an integrative psychotherapy approach that includes cognitive-behavioral, psychodynamic and EMDR treatment modalities.  Her areas of interest are trauma, sex assault, PTSD, relationship difficulties, complicated grief, mood disorders, and dysfunctional coping styles. Professional affiliations include BPA, APA, OPA, and EMD

 


 

Lotus Bermuda

46 Victoria Street
Hamilton HM12
Tel:  (441) 296-5900
isabelle.weberbda@outlook.com
www.thebluelotus.website

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Isabelle Weber is a fully accredited Child, Adolescent and Family Therapist and received her Masters Degree from Centre for Counselling and Psychotherapy in London as part of the University of Northampton UK. She has spent many years training and developing her skills and abilities in childhood trauma and abuse to work with children and families to help them overcome their difficulties and thrive! She has also completed a Pg Dip. Child, Adolescent & Family Mental Wellbeing: Multidisciplinary Practice Tavistock & Portman NHS Trust. University of East London, UK. Advanced Diploma Masters Therapeutic & Educational Application of the Arts. Institute of Arts in Therapy and Education Metropolitan University UK.  A diploma in Sand play Studies: Centre for Counselling & Psychotherapy Education UK. B.A Visual Arts Honours Degree: University of Sydney, Australia. She worked as an Early Intervention Therapist in the UK before coming to Bermuda.

Isabelle has worked in a variety of mainstream and learning disabilities school offering intervention to children who have experienced presenting developmental issues, learning difficulties, special needs, ADHD, ADD, ASD, ODD, Conduct problems, emotional regulation, anger management difficulties. Language delays, attachment problems, divorce/ co-parenting, internalising/externalising emotions, bereavement, social, emotional and behavioural difficulties, presenting mental health concerns, parental & maternal mental health. Depression, anxiety, child protection, domestic violence, sexual, mental/ emotional, physical abuse.  Troubled relationships, loss of direction, lack of life-purpose, low self worth and self esteem, panic attacks. Family parent/child relationships. Personal Development, Trauma, Eating Disorders, Adolescent teenage mothers, Family Systemic Therapy, Addictions, Intergenerational relationship issues/ trauma. Isabelle tailors her approach to the individual child and works in an age-appropriate way. She is trained to respond to the way a child wishes to communicate. During an individual session, young child doesn’t usually talk directly about difficult feelings but may communicate through play using the toys provided. Older children may also play or draw whilst teenagers might talk about their feelings. Isabelle creates a safe space to support the child in processing past traumas/ abuse. She sees play as a powerful form of communication which may express how a child feels and the difficulties he or she may be experiencing.

Isabelle has a very positive, enthusiastic approach to her work with children, and is very aware of considering the child’s thoughts, feelings, and behaviour, taking on board the needs and context of the family.

Isabelle is registered under the Bermuda Health Council and covered by Insurance. She is a member and accredited by the UKCP (UK Counsel of Psychotherapy). She holds professional liability insurance with AXA Insurance UK., and is also a member of the Independent Professional Therapists International, England.

She has done speciality training in the area of sexual abuse, protecting children from Child Sexual Exploitation. She is a Certified Stewards of Children SCARS Bermuda. Working with Families with Historical Abuse. E-Safety Awareness Child Protection Training, Sexual Abuse How to identify the signs and understand the Issues. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Child Abuse linked to Faith or Belief. ‘Making Sense of Neglect’ Understanding the Lived Experience of the Child

 She is able to teach therapeutic workshops on the benefits of using the arts, to heal emotional/mental/physical/sexual/child hood trauma/issues.

Isabelle is a consultant based at Lotus Bermuda, 46 Victoria Street, Hamilton. She has a therapy room there and she can also travel and see the child at their school.

 


Therapeutic Consulting Services

PO Box HM 3268
Hamilton, Bermuda HM PX
Office: (441) 400-5141 ext 1
Cell: (441) 707-5141
www.therapeuticconsultingservices.com

 

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Tiffanne Thomas holds Bachelor of Science degrees in Psychology and Psychiatric Rehabilitation.  Mrs. Thomas completed her graduate studies at Fordham University where she studied Clinical Social Work with a concentration in Evidenced-Based Practices in Mental Health, specializing in the dually-diagnosed population.  Mrs. Thomas is currently a doctoral candidate, studying Organizational Leadership; her research interests include ethics, employee perceptions of leader behaviors, and organizational culture.

Mrs. Thomas has developed an extensive background in the human services field working both in Bermuda and other jurisdictions. Mrs. Thomas has worked for non-profit organizations, government departments, schools, and psychiatric hospitals.  Mrs. Thomas has experience working with children, adults, and families meeting needs including but not limited to substance abuse, offending behaviors, mental health, career planning, grief, divorce and separation.

Mrs. Thomas is the Director of Therapeutic Consulting Services where her team provides individual, family, and small group therapy.  In 2014, Mrs. Thomas became the first Bermudian properly appointed as an independent advocate for children, operating in the capacity of Litigation Guardian both in the Family and Supreme Courts of Bermuda.  To date, Therapeutic Consulting Services remains to be the only local organization properly appointed in this capacity.

Mrs. Thomas has a keen interest in supporting people with reaching their optimal level of functioning, whilst building on the individual’s strengths.  Likewise Mrs. Thomas is passionate about ensuring that all those who work within human services operate ethically, and to that end she strives to foster continued accountability within existing systems whilst ensuring that the rights of vulnerable populations are protected.