Emily Burns

Child Psychotherapeutic Counsellor

Emily Burns is a Child Psychotherapeutic Counsellor who specialises in work with children, young people and their parents using play and creative arts. She has additional training in Dyadic Developmental Informed Psychotherapy and Theraplay and is experienced in attachment based relational interventions between children and their carers. She has an interest and additional training in trauma related symptoms and will integrate somatic based approaches, CBT, psychoeducation and mindfulness approaches. Emily has worked in child mental health for over twelve years including five years with adopted children and their parents. She has worked in primary and secondary schools to deliver therapy programmes and teacher training as well as for specialist organisations with children with medical conditions, refugee children and in The Priory CAMHS service. Emily’s background is in performance, choreography and theatre and she brings those skills into her work with children and families to facilitate emotional expression. Emily is also a qualified yoga teacher.


Adoption And Fostering, Adult Therapy, Child Therapy

Locations Covered

Cornwall, Devon

At Psychology Associates our Psychologists are all HCPC registered and have up to date enhanced DBS checks

Psychology Associates is a dynamic, creative and expert independent practice of like-minded clinicians. We are all passionate about making a meaningful difference to people’s lives and will work hard to achieve the change you seek.

© Copyright Psychology Associates Ltd. Company registered in England & Wales number 04194642. Registered office: 51 North Hill, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8HZ

Web Design by Penton Creative Ltd