The average salary for a Psychotherapist in United Kingdom is £33,258.
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Job Description for Psychotherapist
A psychotherapist assists individuals, families and specific groups to help with identifying trauma and psychological issues that may be affecting their lives on an emotional, behavioral and/or psychological level. Understanding inner conflicts as well as processing a patient's emotions, behaviors and thought patterns are among the responsibilities of a psychotherapist. A psychotherapist works with a variety of therapy methods, including hypo-psychotherapy, cognitive behavioral therapy and even …Read more
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Popular Skills for Psychotherapist
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Skills in Counseling, Diagnosis and Treatment Planning and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Group Therapy.
Pay by Experience Level for Psychotherapist
An early career Psychotherapist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £32,000 based on 28 salaries. A mid-career Psychotherapist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £33,369 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Psychotherapist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £35,955 based on 24 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £55,000.
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