Online sessions take place via encrypted video calls (using Zoom or VSee).

Face to face appointments are available at Nautilus Rooms, Totnes







Nautilus Rooms are within walking distance from Totnes train station and there are good bus links to all nearby towns.

Sessions are 50 minutes in length.


Birchtree Psychology offers a free 15 minute telephone consultation to discuss your psychological assessment or therapy needs.

Fees for self-funding clients are £90 for 50-minute sessions. If you have private health insurance, please mention this when you first get in touch.  Charges are higher for therapy funded by an insurance company or other third party organisation, due to the need for greater administration, supplementary reports etc.

Payment is made by BACS prior to each session.

Dr Kokkonen is a recognised provider with a number of healthcare insurance companies, including BUPA, Cigna, Aviva, VitalityHealth, AXA PPP and WPA.

Assessment and formulation package: £260. The assessment package includes a detailed summary report identifying the concerns discussed; factors around why the problems may have developed; a psychological formulation; and recommendations for next steps / interventions. The report will be based on the conversations at the initial assessment appointment (up to 90 minutes) and questionnaire data about the presenting concerns.

Payment is made by BACS on the day of the appointment.

Cancellation policy: Cancellations with less than 48 hours' notice and unattended appointments will be charged at full session fee.

Please enquire about fees for training, consultation and supervision.