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Treatments & Specialties

Stress management

Opening Hours:

Central Stress Management

2nd Floor, 9 Coldbath Square, London EC1R 5HL

Opening Hours: 9am - 5pm  

Contact: Nicole Ash – Practice Manager Telephone: 020 7833 0556

Accounts: 020 7833 5678

Fax: 020 7713 9394 

www.centralstressmanagement.com  Email: admin@centralstressmanagement.com

Central Stress Management provides a comprehensive range of psychiatric and psychological care including an addictions/ substance misuse service. Central Stress Management’s consulting rooms are in Farringdon (East Central London). In association with London Bridge Hospital we also offer psychiatric care and psychological therapy in consulting rooms in Old Broad Street, Bishopsgate, in the heart of the city.  

We also provide a responsive liaison psychiatry service to the general medical and surgical in-patient units at London Bridge Hospital. Core to our success is our integrated package of care. Patients are usually assessed by a Consultant Psychiatrist who maintains psychiatric responsibility for the patient's treatment during their time with us. Our Admin Team at CSM can explain and facilitate access to our services, treatment and care.   

The Psychiatrists specialise in:


  • general adult psychiatry
  • old age psychiatry
  • liaison psychiatry


Addictions Consultant specialises in:

  • managing physical, social and psychological complications from addiction
  • chronic pain associated with addiction
  • alcohol detoxification, relapse prevention, controlled drinking
  • regaining control over drinking
  • opiate detoxification/pharmaceutical medication addiction
  • stimulant drug addiction


They are supported by an expert team of 18 psychological therapists.  A comprehensive care package is tailored to the patients needs

This may include:


  • focused cognitive behavioural work
  • psychodynamic psychotherapy
  • cognitive analytic therapy
  • family and couple therapy 
  • dynamic interpersonal therapy 
  • acceptance and commitment therapy
  • psychosexual and relationship issues
  • stress management
  • bereavement counselling
  • work rehabilitation
  • personal development
  • mindfulness
  • coaching
  • treatment for trauma or PTSD
  • addiction and substance misuse treatment
  • treatment for eating disorders


Addictions Service:

Dr Ramanjeet Singh Arora MBBS, DRCOG, DFFP, MRCGP, RCGP 2    

Dr Ram Arora is a GP with special interest in substance misuse and associated health including alcohol detoxification, relapse prevention, controlled drinking/regaining control over drinking (harm minimisation), opiate substitution therapy, opiate detoxification, pharmaceutical meds addiction, stimulant drug addiction, dual diagnosis, chronic pain and addictions. He is experienced in managing physical, social and psychological complications from addiction. Dr Arora has a weekly clinic at our Farringdon Practice - Wednesdays 1-4pm.  Enquiries/booking appointments: 020 7833 0556

By combining relevant areas of specialism to create an individually tailored package of care, we are able to successfully address the needs of most patients.

We are happy to advise referrers of alternatives for patients for whom we cannot provide an expert service.

The care package approach led by a Consultant Psychiatrist ensures regular and consistent communication with the referrer.

Referrals can be made by directly contacting Central Stress Management or through the GP Liaison Department at London Bridge Hospital.

For further information or to make a referral or an appointment, please contact:

Central Stress Management Psychiatric & Psychological Assessment and Treatment


Dr Paul Mallett MBBS MRCPsych.

Dr Tom Stevens MB BCH MA MRCPsych.

Dr Anthony Fry MBBS MPhil MRCPsych.

Ms Lynda Devenish Dip Couple Counselling, BACP Sen Accred.

Address for Correspondence: Central Stress Management

2nd Floor, 9 Coldbath Square, London EC1R 5HL

Phone: 020 7833 0556

Accounts: 020 7833 5678

Fax: 020 7713 9394

Administration opening hours: 9 am – 5 pm

Appointments & Enquiries: 020 7833 0556

Email: admin@centralstressmanagement.com

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