About Dominic Macqueen
Professor Dominic Macqueen
BSc PhD AdvDipExstlPsych HND(Mngt) CPsychol CSci
Professor Macqueen is an applied psychologist and existential-psychoanalyst with a background in clinical, academic, corporate, and forensic psychology. He holds graduate and post-graduate qualifications in psychology, psychotherapy and counselling, dispute resolution, management and training, and corporate and employment law.
He obtained his PhD at the European Institute for Health and Medical Science at Surrey University under the supervision of distinguished psychologists, Professors Helen Cowie and Ian Robbins, and attained his specialism in existential psychoanalysis under the supervision of the eminent existential-analyst (and eye-surgeon) Dr John Heaton and the celebrated existential psychologist Professor Ernesto Spinelli.
Prior to embarking upon a clinical career Professor Macqueen began his professional life in people management and international humanitarian work. Finding himself drawn to working with people disadvantaged and alienated, or those who had been traumatised in some way, he worked on social development projects in India and cared for children and families suffering with AIDS and HIV in Africa. Since 1999 he worked in psychiatry, consulting at a number of clinics within the Priory Healthcare Group and treating conditions ranging from anxiety and depression to trauma, self-harm and substance abuse.
Professor Macqueen currently provides counselling and psychological analysis to individuals and couples at his London private practice on Wimpole Street and his home practice in Surrey. He also provides clinical supervision and specialist psychological support and advice to medical professionals and healthcare practitioners who have been negatively affected by their work.