Chaitanya Pankhania (BACP, UKCP Reg)

Chaitanya Pankhania (BACP, UKCP Reg)

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Central London
London
W1W

Borehamwood
WD6

07962393635

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Central London
London
W1W

Borehamwood
WD6

07962393635

About me

If you're looking for somewhere accessible, I work in Central London, about 8min walk from Euston Station and 4 min walk from Goodge Street station.

What I work with:

It can be difficult approaching a therapist for help with issues you may be going through, but know that taking that first step to get help is good thing for yourself and your future. Whether it is that you are feeling sad, have had a bereavement, have relationship issues or if you have been suffering from anxiety, depression, phobias or other anxiety disorders, getting support is important. These are some of the issues my clients come to me with. The other areas I work with are family issues, abuse, trauma, low self-esteem, stress, addictions plus much more. I like to create a non-judgmental and safe environment for my clients to talk about what they are going through.

My Approach

I work as an Integrative Psychotherapist and Hypnotherapist and therefore I use a variety of methods through training and experience to help bring about change for my clients.

Here's a list of methods I use in therapy:

  • Hypnotherapy and NLP (neurolinguistic programming)
  • CBT (cognitive behavioural therapy)
  • Creative therapies
  • Talking therapy
  • Gestalt therapy

More than 'just talking'

Talking can help, but because often our issues stem from deep within our subconscious mind, other methods can be more effective in accessing those forgotten parts. I therefore weave into my work hypnotherapy, creativity, visualisations and mindfulness for clients to be able to change patterns on a deeper level.

In order to work with the conscious (thinking) mind, I also use aspects of CBT along with talking therapy to help bring about awareness and change that my clients want.

Duration

I offer long term (6 months to on-going) and short term (8-15 sessions) psychotherapy. The duration can be discussed at our initial appointment.

Location:

Currently I work with adults and adolescents in Central London, near Euston Station and Goodge street station and Borehamwood (limited availability). I am also employed at UK University providing counselling and therapy to students.


Journey Therapy

Journey therapy helps heal physical illnesses by resolving emotional trauma. This is extremely helpful with psycho-somatic disorders and can help with physical problems that are unexplained by a medical and biological cause.

For more information please read my website: https://therapychai.com/journey-therapy/

Online Video/Skype Counselling

I am available to see clients via online if they are abroad or unable to see me face-face.

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More About Me

I have always been very interested in understanding the human mind, since I was young. Following my interests I did my degree in Psychology and further trained as a Psychotherapist and Hypnotherapist as I found this way of working very effective in understanding aspects of one's mind and bringing about transformations.


For information please visit:  www.therapychai.com

Or email here or via: info@therapychai.com

Training, qualifications & experience

Qualifications:

Adv. Dip. Contemporary Psychotherapy (Beeleaf Institue for Contemporary Psychotherapy)

Dip. Contemporary Psychotherapy (Beeleaf Institue for Contemporary Psychotherapy)

Master Practitioner in NLP (Beeleaf Institue for Contemporary Psychotherapy)

Psychology BSc (University of Birmingham)

Bhakti Sastri Degree,Vedic Studies (Mayapur Institute for Higher Education)

Other Training:

Youth mental health first aid, Journey Therapy, Working with Addictions, Managing drug related risk, Keeping young people safe online (E-Safe), CBT for Anxiety, CBT for depression, Co-dependency in relationships, Austism and Aspergers syndrome, Vedic Studies, Working with Self Harm, Brief Solution-focused CBT, +more

Experience:

Current; Student University counsellor & private practice in North and Central London.

Past:
KCA/Addaction; Young people's substance misuse and mental health.

Children & Young People; Coventry & Warwickshire MIND. Providing one-one therapy & group workshops.

Adults; Limbrickwood GP Surgery, primary care & Leicester Counselling Centre. Providing one-one therapy.

Elderly clients; SEWA International. Providing one-one therapy.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

UKCP

Accredited register membership

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Life Coaching

Emotional causes to physical illnesses, (psychosomatic illnesses).

Fees

Individual therapy 50 mins: £60-80. Concessions available for low income or student clients.

Couples therapy: 50 mins: £140.

Journey therapy session 1.5 - 2 hours: £90-120, Depending on income.

Maps & Directions

London, W1W
Borehamwood, WD6

Type of session

Online counselling: Yes
Telephone counselling: No
Face to face counselling: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None

Availability

Central London: Monday afternoon and evenings Borehamwood: Limited, please contact for availability.

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Families
Groups
Organisations
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