Bongi Dube
Cognitive Behavioural Therapist - in training
Oxford (Saturdays) and Online

Bongi is a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist Trainee working/consulting online Saturdays.

Bongi lives in Sunbury, Middlesex with her husband and two sons. She has worked in mental health services for over 25 years and currently is working full time in the community as a psychiatric nurse for the NHS. Oxford CBT is giving her an opportunity to work with adults and to broaden her experience, knowledge and skills in CBT.

Her specialist interests are anxiety disorders including Social Anxiety and Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD). Along with this she is able to help people over come a range of difficulties including OCD, panic attacks, health anxiety, depression and to improve confidence and low self-esteem

Clinician Responsibilities of Bongi Dube

  • Excessive Worry or GAD – Children Under 12, Teens and Adults
  • Social Anxiety – Children Under 12, Teens and Adults
  • Panic Attacks/Disorders – Children Under 12, Teens and Adults
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) – Children Under 12, Teens and Adults
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) – Children Under 12, Teens and Adults
  • Specific Phobias / Driving Phobias / Agoraphobia – Children Under 12, Teens and Adults
  • Low Self-Esteem – Children Under 12, Teens and Adults
  • Unhelpful habits (eg. Self Criticism, perfectionism, procrastination) – Children Under 12, Teens and Adults
  • Depression / SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder) – Children Under 12, Teens and Adults

Qualifications of Bongi Dube

  • Certificate in Education – University of Zimbabwe
  • Registered Mental health Nurse (RMN)
  • Masters in Health and Social policy – University of North London

What Started Bongi Dube On The Path Of Becoming a CB Therapist

  • After many years of working in different areas and different positions, Bongi wanted to come back into direct clinical work so decided to retrain as a CBT therapist. It’s been a journey and she is happy to be where she is today; practising as a trainee CBT therapist while awaiting her accreditation.

Memberships of Bongi Dube

  • Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC)

Interesting Facts

  • Outside of work, Bongi enjoys travelling, in particular, road trips to Spain! She also enjoys long walks, cooking and eating out.