Therapists

Emel Saban

8 years experience

I was originally drawn to psychology because of the theory, history, and range of ideas in this field. But when I saw how valuable and empowering professional therapeutic support can be for people, it became my career.

I offer a supportive space where people can vocalise things they might not be able to anywhere else. Together we can explore what has brought you to therapy, talk about what you're struggling with, or reflect on past experiences and how these could still influence the present. My aim is to help people manage whatever it is that they're going through and find better ways forward.

When working with someone, I believe in respecting their autonomy, being committed to therapeutic professionalism, and honesty. Curiosity and understanding of a person's subjective experiences helps me to establish a strong therapeutic relationship.
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Specialities

Work stress & burnout

Generalised anxiety

Social anxiety

Panic attacks

Grief & loss

Habits & dependencies

Trauma & Post-traumatic Stress (PTSD)

Also experienced with

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Phobias

Illness anxiety

Depression

Eating disorders

Body acceptance

Personality disorders

Sexual identity

Cultural identity

Life crisis

Life transitions

Self esteem

Professional experience

Psychotherapist in private practice

Counsellor and Psychotherapist in different centres & clinics

Professional memberships

BACP - MBACP Accred. Register number 732743

Education

Master's Degree in Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy - (Goldsmiths, University of London)

Certificate in Counselling Skills & Practice - (Birkbeck University, London)

Bsc in Psychology and Socialogy - (Roehampton University, London)

Hobbies

Hiking

Podcasts

Strength training