Denise is a journalist, editor and author specialising in psychology who also has extensive psychotherapeutic experience with a wide range of clients and conditions (she has practised as a human givens therapist since 2000).
She is editor of the of the Human Givens Journal and for over 25 years she was a regular contributor at different times for the Sunday Times, Observer, Guardian, Independent, Daily Mirror and Daily Mail. For 12 years she was also Cosmopolitan’s medical writer as well as a contributor to a variety of other national magazines. She is former editor of a magazine produced by Mind, the mental health charity, and the UK edition of Psychology Today. And during 2019 Denise became an expert blogger for Psychology Today.
Author in her own right of 18 books on medical and psychological topics, for the lay reader, she co-authored the HG Essential Help in Troubled Times series of best-selling self-help titles on depression, addiction, anxiety, anger and liberation from pain, and Managing the Monkey with Mark Dawes.
She is also an experienced trainer, having taught courses on different topics for over 30 years.
- How to lift depression – the practical skills you needs
- How to Tell Stories that Heal – a masterclass in therapeutic storytelling
- How to Control Chronic Anxiety – the practical skills you need
- The Therapeutic Power of Language – a practical brief therapy masterclass