The Sloane Court Clinic
11 Sloane Court West
London SW3 4TD
+44 (0)20 7730 5945
+44 (0)20 7730 5945
+44 (0)20 7730 9871
Our opening times are:
- Mon–Thu: 9am to 7pm
- Friday: 9am to 6pm
- Saturdays: Morning only.
Useful Support Links
These links to external organisations are provided as a courtesy and we make every effort to ensure that they are accurate, up to date and relevant. The Sloane Court Clinic is not responsible for the content or reliability of any websites linked to from its site, and cannot accept liability for any events arising from reliance on such websites. Links to third party information should not be taken as endorsement of any kind.
If you come across any external links that don't work, or if you think others could usefully be included, we would be grateful if you would let us know.
Action on Smoking and Health
Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) is a campaigning public health charity that works to eliminate the harm caused by tobacco.
The Alzheimer's Society is a membership organisation, which works to improve the quality of life of people affected by dementia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Many of our 25,000 members have personal experience of dementia, as carers, health professionals or people with dementia themselves, and their experiences help to inform our work. It was founded in 1979 as the Alzheimer's Disease Society.
BipolarUK is a UK based user-led charity working to enable people affected by bipolar disorder (manic depression) to take control of their lives.
A UK based helpline and website for children providing help & advice at any time for any problem: bullying, sexual abuse, emotional abuse, domestic violence, self harm, sex, pregnancy, and more.
Telephone: 0800 1111
The Diet Advisors
Maureen Moerbeck and Sarah Creighton have formed an independent London based dietitian service.
Qualified dietitians, combined they have over 15 years clinical dietetic experience and they are passionate about educating, motivating and promoting health to enhance lifestyles and wellbeing.
The Family Fund
The Family Fund helps families with severely disabled children to have choices and the opportunity to enjoy ordinary life. It gives grants for things that make life easier and more enjoyable for the disabled child and their family, such as washing machines, driving lessons, hospital visiting costs, computers and holidays.
Family Lives is a national charity providing help and support in all aspects of family life. It is available for you seven days a week and you can live chat with a trained support worker or share your story on the forums. If you are unable to get through to Live Chat because of demand it is possible to email their team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gamblers Anonymous UK
Gamblers Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who have joined together to do something about their own gambling problem and to help other compulsive gamblers do the same.
Health in Mind
Health in Mind aims to provide accessible, up–to–date and relevant information on how to improve your mental health, to help people affected by mental health problems to acquire the self–help skills, knowledge and information that can help in their recovery and to create social opportunities through activities of information, learning and reading for people affected by poor mental health, their families and carers.
Institute of Health Visiting (iHV)
The Institute of Health Visiting is A UK Centre of Excellence supporting the development of universally high-quality health visiting practice. It was launched on the 28th of November 2012 to promote excellence in health visiting practice to benefit all children, families and communities. It has valuable resources within its 'For Families' pages.
Kidscape is committed to keeping children safe from abuse. Kidscape is the first charity in the UK established specifically to prevent bullying and child sexual abuse. Kidscape believes that protecting children from harm is key. Kidscape has practical, easy to use material for children, parents, teachers, social workers, police and community workers.
Mental Health Foundation
Founded in 1949, the Mental Health Foundation is a leading UK charity that provides information, carries out research, campaigns and works to improve services for anyone affected by mental health problems, whatever their age and wherever they live.
The NSPCC was founded in 1884 under a different name. Its aim is to protect children from cruelty, support vulnerable families, campaign for changes to the law and raise awareness about abuse.
Netmums is “a unique local network for Mums (or Dads), offering a wealth of information on both a national and local level. Once you have registered on your local site you can access details for all kinds of local resources, from child-friendly cafes to childminders, places to go and much, much more. In just a few clicks you chat with local mums in our coffee house, read other mums local recommendations and check out information on pre-schools or schools in your area - it’s all here, under one roof.”
Overcoming (Self-Help Book Series)
The Overcoming self-help books offer courses of highly effective Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) in book form. CBT is recommended by the NHS for the treatment of many emotional and psychological problems. Their authors are among the leading and best-qualified mental health experts in their field and the books are recommended to thousands of people by NHS psychologists (and us!).
Titles include An Introduction to Coping with Insomnia and Sleep Problems, Health Anxiety, An Introduction to Coping with Post Traumatic Disorder, An Introduction to Coping with Anxiety, An Introduction to Coping with Panic, An Introduction to Coping with Phobias, An Introduction to Coping with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, and more.
The rather longer and more detailed sister volumes have titles such as Overcoming Depression, Overcoming Anxiety, Overcoming Worry, Overcoming Bulimia Nervosa and Binge-Eating, Overcoming Low Self-esteem, Overcoming Stress, and Overcoming Weight Problems. Many, many more are also published.
Samaritans is a confidential emotional support service for anyone in the UK and Ireland. The service is available 24 hours a day for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those which may lead to suicide.
Telephone UK: 08457 90 90 90
Republic of Ireland: 1850 60 90 90
If you live outside of the UK and Ireland, visit Befrienders Worldwide to find your nearest helpline.
Universal Aunts provides men and women for short and long term residential work anywhere in the world, and short and long term daily work in the London area. Their services cover: Nannies, Mother's Helps, Proxy Parents, Child Escorts and Babysitters, Residential Companion - Housekeepers, Residential Couples, Caretakers and Drivers, Meeting and Escorting Adults and Children and other areas. Universal Aunts Limited is nearly 90 years old.
YoungMinds is the UK's only national charity committed to improving the mental health and emotional well-being of all children and young people.
The Awareness Centre and Michaela McCarthy
Michaela McCarthy is both a busy counsellor, but also a psychotherapist, psychosexual and relationship therapist, clinical supervisor to other counsellors and psychotherapists, and an organizational consultant. Furthermore she is the managing director of the Awareness Centre providing psychotherapy both privately and under contract to many NHS patients through a number of GP surgeries in south London; a polymath. Details of her practice in south and central London are available at the website link below.
Dr Carolyn Barshall – General Practitioner
Dr Carolyn Barshall was born in Australia and studied medicine at the University of Adelaide. She moved to London in 1989 where she completed her GP training, achieving a diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners. She is also a member of the Faculty of Homeopathy.
She has worked as a GP in London for 20 years and has a holistic approach to patient care.
Professor Ingvar Bjarnason – Consultant Gastroenterologist
Professor Ingvar Bjarnason offers a world-class service for the diagnosis and treatment of all gastrointestinal diseases – characterised by rapid diagnostic work-up using state of the art technology for diagnosis and staging, all married to the best research work and proven clinical practice.
Dr Dermot O’Flynn – General Practitioner
Dermot O’Flynn was born and brought up in Ireland, the son of a GP in Cork. He is a registered General Practitioner with both a private general practice in Chelsea, London and also a busy NHS general practice in Herne Hill, London. As well as practicing as a family doctor Dr O’Flynn has a range of specific medical interests which are detailed in his website. Dr O’Flynn speaks Portuguese.
Dr Fiona McAndrew - General Practitioner
Dr McAndrew qualified from Manchester University in 1992 having completed her preclinical BSc at St Andrew's University. She moved down to London and completed her General Practitioner training in 1997. She has worked in private medicine since 1998 at Pennant Mews gaining great experience as an all-round family doctor. She is married with two small children and lives in Notting Hill Gate. Her special interests include paediatrics, family medicine, obstetrics and gynecology and psychiatry.
Life Concerns and Patricia McEntee
Patricia McEntee, MA, is a psychotherapist and counsellor for individuals and couples and also offers clinical supervision to trainees and practitioners setting up in practice. She is registered with UKCP (UK Council for Psychotherapy) and BACP (British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy), working in the NHS and in private practice in Clapham and Victoria/Belgravia.
Dr Richard Sachs – General Practitioner
Dr Sacks' Family Practice is a private general medical practice based in the heart of Chelsea at Sloane Square. They provide a very personal service offering comprehensive, affordable and high quality healthcare for the treatment of individuals, families or corporate organisations.