Dorotea Pospihalj
Dorotea Pospihalj
Works with:Individuals
Sessions:Face-to-Face
Languages:English, Croatian, Italian, Slovenian
Locations:NHS Lambeth
Enhanced DBS Checked

Dorotea Pospihalj

  • Abuse
  • Addiction
  • Depression
  • Suicidal Thoughts

Dorotea Pospihalj provides a safe space for individuals that are in need of a supportive and understanding environment to express their inner worries or very real problems they face. The process and therapeutic goal are established with mutual understanding and commitment shared by both the therapist and the client. She believes that therapy is a co-created process where the client can use the relationship to gain new experience in relating to self, others and the world. She is very attentive to the client’s needs and her understanding of psychotherapy. She believes that every person has their unique capabilities to manage challenges in a healthy manner, therapy is the space of self-knowledge.

Dorotea worked in the creative industry, where she became interested in personality structures and disorders. The questions of identity and how we develop unhealthy coping mechanisms. She has worked with various presentations and issues such as substance abuse, eating disorders and relational abuse, suicide and suicidal ideation. She has an interest in mood disorders, especially depression and anxiety as the most commonly encountered disorder today.

Dorotea Pospihalj provides a safe space for individuals that are in need of a supportive and understanding environment to express their inner worries or very real problems they face. The process and therapeutic goal are established with mutual understanding and commitment shared by both the therapist and the client. She believes that therapy is a co-created process where the client can use the relationship to gain new experience in relating to self, others and the world. She is very attentive to the client’s needs and her understanding of psychotherapy. She believes that every person has their unique capabilities to manage challenges in a healthy manner, therapy is the space of self-knowledge.

Dorotea worked in the creative industry, where she became interested in personality structures and disorders. The questions of identity and how we develop unhealthy coping mechanisms. She has worked with various presentations and issues such as substance abuse, eating disorders and relational abuse, suicide and suicidal ideation. She has an interest in mood disorders, especially depression and anxiety as the most commonly encountered disorder today.

Dorotea is a member of UKCP and is working towards a full accreditation by BACP. Using the TA framework and working with a relational approach, the key component in the therapeutic process is the relationship. Through the use of the therapeutic relationship, the crucial working alliance is established with the client. Dorotea is offers therapy in English, Croatian, Italian and Slovenian for The Awareness Centre’s NHS counselling service in Lambeth. She is working towards the MSc degree in Transactional Analysis Psychotherapy. She will be awarded a diploma in Transactional Analysis Psychotherapeutic Counselling in 2019.

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