Offering a range of psychological and behavioural therapies in the heart of London to support you in your understanding, self development and self-
80a Southampton Row
London WC1B 4BA
Bloomsbury Therapy Centre
Psychotherapy – Counselling – CBT -
Bloomsbury Therapy Centre
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Qualifications & Memberships
I am a UKCP qualified and accredited psychotherapist with a Psychotherapy Practitioner Diploma from the London Gestalt Centre. I also hold an MA in Gestalt Therapy from London Metropolitan University and the London Gestalt Centre.
I hold both the Post Graduate Certificate and Postgraduate Diploma in Gestalt Therapy Theory Studies from the London Gestalt Centre. In addition I have a Certificate in Humanistic Counselling Skills from the London Gestalt Centre and a Certificate in Working with Autism from Yorkshire Hypnotherapy Training (ACCPH).
In addition to my private practice, I undertake clinical therapeutic work with the victims of international human rights abuses and I am currently undertaking pro bono clinical therapeutic work with Ukrainians who have been traumatised by war with Guildford Help Centre.
I have GC membership.
Bachelors’ Degree in English and French from Moscow State University of Russia.
Bachelors’ Degree in Law from Volgograd State University of Russia.
Masters in Tax Law from the Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary University of London.
Working with Me
The therapeutic relationship is a very special and very intimate one, based on trust and safety. That’s why it’s so important to find the right therapist. Working with you I will establish a non-
In my therapeutic work I aim to help people to reach a deeper understanding of any experiences and difficulties that they find distressing or inhibiting. I have experience working with clients with depression, anxiety, sexual difficulties, traumas and PTSD.
I am a bi-
Working with Gestalt Psychotherapy
Stress, anxiety, low self-
Gestalt therapy works with awareness and understanding of the present – what is happening here and now with your immediate thoughts, feelings and behaviour. Gestalt practitioners use a holistic experimental and phenomenological approach that can involve a wide range of exploratory activities as well as talk. We believe that the increased awareness this brings can help people to find new perspectives, see the bigger picture and, consequently, effect positive changes in their lives:
“I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.” – Carl Jung
Before training to become a psychotherapist, I worked as a lawyer in litigation, arbitration, tax and employment departments for 16 years. I have found my experience of working in high pressure environments with high demands and expectations very useful in my work with clients who are experiencing work-
I have Russian heritage, but have now lived and worked in the UK for over 12 years. My own experience of moving to a new country and starting a new life has also equipped me to understand and work with those who have experienced displacement, homesickness, adaptation anxiety, and fear of being misunderstood.
An initial assessment session costs £80 and will last 50 minutes.
The cost of the therapy sessions is:
£80 for individual psychotherapy (50 mins)
£120 for couple psychotherapy (50 mins)
I do offer low-
Session fees are payable by cash at the end of each session or by bank transfer in advance.
I offer people a safe, supportive space to explore difficult feelings and to recognise and deal with the hidden patterns in personal relationships. I offer individual psychotherapy, couples and relationship therapy and groupwork. I can provide both long-
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