About Us

The principal of the Paloma Centre, David Dove

The aim of The Paloma Centre is to help clients find their own way of living their life in a more complete, satisfying and resourceful manner.

The Principal of The Paloma Centre is David Dove. Until his retirement from full-time practise in September 2017 David was a UKCP registered psychotherapist, an Advanced Practitioner of Meridian Energy Therapies, a licensed Business Practitioner of Neuro Linguistic Programming and Life Coach. David resigned his formal registrations and now practises part time in Kings Sutton.

David Dove

David's qualifications to practise included:

The European Certificate of Psychotherapy (ECP)

The European Certificate in Clinical Hypnosis (ECCH)

Registration with the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP)

The Advanced Diploma in Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy (with Distinction) from The National College of Hypnosis and Psychotherapy (ADHP(NC))

Registered Advanced Practitioner of Meridian Energy Therapies (AP.MET)

NLP Business Practitioner (NLPBP)

David's qualifications enabled him to be recognised, registered or accredited by the appropriate bodies of the relevant professions including:

United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP)

The European Association for Psychotherapy (EAP)

The European Association for Hypno-Psychotherapy (MEAHP)

The Association for Meridian Energy Therapies (AP.MET)

The British Society of Clinical Hypnosis (MBSCH)

The Society of Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLPBP)

The Paloma Centre focus on reconciling issues that are in some manner limiting the individuals enjoyment of life, whether the issues are rooted in the past and leading to anxiety or unwanted habits or behaviour patterns in the present, or tensions and stress arising from current circumstances that the individual needs help with understanding and resolving in order to move forward in life, more at ease with themselves and the world around them.

The Paloma Centre is a personal growth and therapy centre which provides an holistic approach to emotional healing and personal development, utilising aspects of psychodynamic, behavioural and person-centred therapies aligned with hypnotic, EFT and NLP techniques where appropriate.

All work conducted at The Paloma Centre is conducted on a confidential basis from the very outset and the therapist will advise the client of this at the initial consultation.

The Paloma Centre is easily accessible from Bicester, Buckingham, Brackley, Milton Keynes, Oxford, the M40, A43 and A34, The Paloma Centre is also located within easy reach of London and the Midlands.