Finding psychotherapy in London can be a daunting prospect. There are many practitioners to choose from and many factors to consider in making a decision about who to see. More and more people are using the internet to find a psychotherapist in London and this can be a helpful way to narrow down any factors which may influence your choice of therapist such as the location of their practice, the client group they see and so on. One of the most important initial criteria in selecting a psychotherapist should be that the practitioner is registered with a relevant regulatory body. A Clinical Psychologist can offer a range of psychotherapies and should always be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). The HCPC are a regulator of the health and care professions and are set up to protect the public by keeping a register of health professionals who meet their standards of training and professional skills. To check if a Clinical Psychologist in London is registered with the HCPC you should look for their name and title as a Clinical Psychologist under the title “Practitioner Psychologist”.