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Narendra Keval

Psychoanalyst, Consultant Clinical Psychologist & Psychotherapist


Narendra is an experienced and qualified Psychotherapist and Clinical Psychologist with extensive experience of  working with a range of patients with complex difficulties and presentations in the NHS and other community settings.


Health & Care Professions Council

Associate Fellow of The British Psychological Society

British Psychoanalytic Council

Member of the British Psychoanalytic Society

Tavistock Society of Psychotherapists

Training & Experience

Narendra trained at the Tavistock Clinic, London and worked as a senior clinician providing Dynamic Psychotherapy services to a range of patients and settings.

He was Clinical Director on the Doctoral Training in Clinical Psychology at the University of East Anglia and Senior Psychotherapist in the Young Person’s Service at Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge.

He has worked extensively with patients and staff teams in understanding and managing suicidal risk and consults to the rail industry, providing a psychological support service for train drivers who have suffered from traumatic incidents such as track fatalities or suicides.

He is currently providing CPD seminars to the Cardinal Clinic Nurse Training Programme and is a Visiting Lecturer at the Tavistock Clinic. He has been a visiting speaker at various training institutes in the UK, Cape            Town, South Africa, Washington, D.C and New York.

For the past 30 years, Narendra has also been involved in various projects that promote social and racial justice in the UK and abroad. Some of this work has been presented at both National and International Conferences, with publications in professional journals, book chapters and recently in his own book published by Karnac which looks at the trauma of prejudice and racism in society.

His range of experience both within the health service and the commercial sector makes him a versatile clinician with a pragmatic approach to helping patients.

Research Interests

Understanding complex personality difficulties, suicidal states of mind, occupational stress and complex trauma.




Tuesdays at the Clinic for face to face appointments but throughout the week there is availability for online sessions.   

Contact Me

Cardinal Clinic – 01753 869755

Keval Psychotherapy & Consulting – 07523529413.