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Dr Vikki Kelly

Clinical Psychologist

Rose River Therapy was founded by Dr Vikki Kelly who has over 20 years experience of working therapeutically with adults, adolescents, children and families, both in the NHS and private practice. Her clinical training has given her expertise in.

Dr Vicki Kelly - Rose River Therapy
BSc, MSc, DCHyp, DClinPsychol, CPsychol
  • Adult Mental Health (community and inpatient)

  • Paediatrics

  • Child & Adolescent Mental Health (CAMHS)

Alongside working for various NHS Trusts in London, Surrey and Kent, Vikki previously worked at the Priory Hospital as lead psychologist for their Adult ASD Unit treating those with comorbid mental health issues and also Beacon House, a specialist therapeutic services and trauma team.


Vikki has extensive experience working with children and adults in medical settings having worked at the Evelina Children's Hospital at Guys and St Thomas' NHS Trust in London for over 10 years. Her role involved the provision of psychological assessment and intervention for specialties such as respiratory, gastroenterology, renal, cardiology, infectious diseases, endocrinology and paediatric intensive care.

Vikki was the clinical lead for trauma at the Evelina, responsible for establishing a dedicated trauma service. Here she oversaw and delivered trauma provision to children, young people, parents and health care staff within the hospital.

Previously held posts include research at the Institute of Psychiatry and Kings Centre for Military Health Research. Vikki formally served in the Territorial Army, Royal Engineers Regiment. She also has close links with the Salomons Clinical Psychology Doctoral Course where she helped facilitate their Diversity in Practice teaching.

Vikki is passionate about helping those involved in abusive situations and is a Trustee for The Daisy Chain Project – a domestic abuse charity offering pro bono legal support in Sussex and Kent. She is working closely with the charity to develop and establish a therapy service to support those going through court proceedings.

On a more personal note, Vikki is a green tea drinking mother to 3 children and likes dancing, forest bathing and healing crystals. She also has a habit of buying books that she never has time to read.

Education & Qualifications

Doctorate in Clinical Psychology

(Salomons, Canterbury Christchurch University)

MSc Occupational & Organisational Psychology

(University of Surrey)

BSc (Hons) Psychology

(Southampton Institute)

Practitioner Diploma in Clinical Hypnosis

(Brief Strategic Therapy & Clinical Hypnosis Foundation)


EMDR Training  (Parts 1-3) 

(Richman EMDR Training, London) 

EMDR Advanced Skills & Child & Adolescent Training (Levels 1 & 2)

(Morris-Smith, London)

EMDR with Children & Adolescents Following Medical Procedures

(EMDR Child & Adolescent Committee, Birmingham)

Brainspotting Training  (Phases 1, 2 & 3) 

(Brainspotting Training UK, London) 

Brainspotting with Children

(Brainspotting Training UK, London) 

Generational Brainspotting

(Brainspotting Training UK, London) 

Adult ADHD Diagnosis and Assessment

(UKAAN, Kings College London)

Professional Registration

Health Care Professionals Council (PYL26164)

British Psychological Society (469900)



My Approach



We believe in a holistic, person-centred approach to care and work closely with the following  practitioners, therapists and  health care providers.

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