Please note that due to the COVID-19, sessions can be offered via Zoom or via telephone consultation (when suitable) and/or face-to-face whilst adhering to social distancing and safety measures. When seeking an appointment, let us know what would be your preference and we will endeavour to accommodate your requests.

Your child therapy services in Devon

Dr Dora Bernardes (Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, 2010) provides clinical psychology services for children, young people and families in Devon.  Dora also provides excellent clinical supervision for professionals working with children and high quality training on psychological skills. 

For timely, personal and collaborative work, contact Dora on  07818 757 787 or email her at and find out how she may be able to help you.


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Clinical Psychological assessments and interventions to support children   with any aspect of their development.

Psychological interventions  to support adolescents with any areas of their lives they wish to explore.

Psychological interventions  to support parents with any aspect of parenting and to support parents’ well-being. 

Specialist Clinical Psychological support  to Families who have adopted and for professionals working with adopted and fostered children. 

Specialist training in Psychological Skills in a wide range of topics for both parents and professionals working with children.

Excellent clinical supervision to professionals working with children and young people in healthcare, social care an in education.

Reviews from clients

Dora connected with my daughter from the first meeting, who reported back to me how she felt listened to and supported. My daughter felt safe with Dora to share her story, her fears, hopes and so much more which lead to a very positive outcome regarding the impact of Dora’s work with my child. I would sincerely recommend Dora’s service as she really made a difference to our life within a relatively short space of time. I can’t thank her enough.

November 2020

The sessions with Dora were very helpful for my daughter. She put us at ease and provided a safe and comfortable environment for her to express herself. She provided helpful strategies and my daughter is more positive and able to problem solve when things are tricky. 

January 2021

My daughter says ‘it was helpful to get things off my chest, those things don’t feel like a problem anymore’. 

January 2021



If you are looking for support for yourself as a parent or perhaps you are worried about your child or teenager, get in touch with us. We provide clinical psychology services to support children and young people’s mental health in Devon. You are welcome to try our excellent clinical service, based on  evidence-based therapies and latest research that can make a difference to you and your family.

Dora Bernardes provides clinical supervision to individuals and teams. Contact us if you would like to arrange clinical supervision which is supportive, professional and that will help you advance your skills and progress in your clinical work with your clients.

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Ways to get in touch

For any information about our Child Psychology Services then please contact  Dora Bernardes who will be happy to help.


Appointments in Exeter,
central location

Appointments take place in Homedale Health, Denmark Street, Exeter.

Homedale Health is within walking distance from Exeter Central Train Station.