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About Collywobbles

Collywobbles is a Psychology and Wellbeing company based in Inverness, Scotland with childrens wellbeing and community at its heart. We work with adults, children, teenagers and their families throughout Scotland. Collywobbles was founded and led by Katrina Tickle who is a Psychotherapist with over 15 years experinece in working psychologically with childrens mental health (in both NHS and private sectors). 

Collywobbles is a trauma informed service dedicated to fostering the psychological wellbeing of children, young people and their families through comprehensive and compassionate education, support and evidence based intervention programmes. It is our mission to create a nurturing environment that empowers us to navigate the complexities of this human experience and mental health. We focus on building resilience, self esteem, confidence, connection and joy.

We are strong advocates for early intervention and prevention. We envision a future where every child and young person and family have access to psychological support and wellbeing services. We strive to be a catalyst for positive change and breaking down stigmas surrounding mental health and promoting a community that prioritizes emotional wellbeing. 

Our Values

Safety - We believe in providing the highest possible quality services and constantly evaluate and learn. Our staff undertake regular structured supervision to ensure we provide safe practice. We also believe it is essential to create a safe environment within our Collywobbles community. We aim to foster an environment conducive to safety and containment.

Compassion - We take a compassionate and non judgemental approach to understanding individuals and situations with empathy, warmth and kindness. 

Creativity - We believe that by engaging the creative spirit in our therapy and wellness services we can empower every person to explore, express and transform difficulties into strength and resilience. Allowing creativity in our work with young people we can support them to transform their inner worlds and develop greater self understanding and emotional wellbeing. 

Joy - We strongly believe that we can cultivate joy in our little people. The deep and strong joyful mindset and strength of self that can withstand all of the emotional storms that come to visit from time to time. 

Connection - We focus all our work around the importance of connection in our relationships. Relationships are essential to the development of social, emotional and cognitive functioning. Connection is at the centre of all our work here at Collywobbles HQ. 

We believe everyone (no matter their age or problem) should be able to access wellness and emotional support services and prevention is better than a cure.

We can help with difficulties such as:
  • Low self esteem, confidence issues

  • Anger

  • Depression/low mood

  • Postnatal depression / connection /Parenting

  • Addictions

  • Anxiety disorders such as (social anxiety, generalised anxiety, panic disorder, phobias)

  • Obsessive Comnpulsive Disorder (OCD)

  • Trauma / PTSD /Dissociation

  • Challenging behaviour and conduct difficulties in children

  • Self Harm

  • Sleep Problems

  • Stress

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