Dr Philip Hopley

Consultant Clinical Psychologist

Dr Philip Hopley graduated in Medicine with Distinction from St Thomas’ Hospital before training in General Adult and Forensic Psychiatry at London Teaching Hospitals. Dr Hopley worked as a Consultant Psychiatrist with the NHS for seven years before becoming one of the founders of Cognacity, a specialist private psychiatric clinic and mental wellbeing training company.

Dr Hopley covers general psychiatry and works with adults and older adolescents struggling with stress, anxiety, depression, drug and alcohol problems and related disorders. His passion for assisting sports people with a range of performance and non-performance psychological issues has made him an international expert in the mental health of elite athletes.

As well as his expertise in elite sport mental health, Dr Hopley works closely with business leaders and organisations advising on employee resilience and wellbeing strategy aimed at enhancing productivity and minimising human capital risk. He also holds an Honorary Senior Lecturer post at UCL.

Dr Hopley is also a nationally recognised medico-legal expert in a wide range of areas. He consults at the Orchard Clinic, at Cognacity (54 Harley Street) and in Chelsea.


Dr Philip Hopley


MBBS (Dist), MRCPsych


  • Sport Psychology/Psychiatry

  • General Psychiatry

  • Addiction

  • Work-Related Stress

  • Depression

  • Anxiety

  • Post-traumatic stress

  • Medico-legal reports

Professional Organisations

  • Royal College of Psychiatrists

  • General Medical Council (GMC)



  • Initial consultation: £400 (55 mins)

  • Follow up: £225 (25 mins)