Chamari Leelasena MBACP(Regd. Accred.) Psychotherapist, Counsellor, Supervisor
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I am an experienced integrative counsellor qualified to work with individuals and couples either face to face, on Skype or via Telephone sessions. I am also a qualified EMDR therapist and am a full member of EMDR Association UK & Ireland. I am an accredited and registered member of British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) too and my work is guided by the BACP and EMDR Ethical Frameworks.
My practices are in Wembley and in Islington. Therapy can be short term, medium term or long term.
The main counselling approach I use is integrative and is best described as a combination of Person-centred, Psychodynamic, Solution Focused therapies as well as EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing)
I am experienced in providing CBT, EMDR and Psychotherapy for Employee Assistance Providers (EAP) and Insurance providers.
Another service I provide is Reflective and Integrative Clinical Supervision (both individual and group supervision) to qualified therapists, counselling trainees and other mental health professionals.
I have a valid Enhanced DBS Certificate.
Some of the issues I work with are:
- Anxiety and related issues (GAD, SAD)
- Panic Disorder
- Relationship issues
- Work related issues
- Anger management
- Domestic violence issues
- Bereavement & Loss
- Self esteem
- Personal development
- Cultural issues
- Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
- Mindfulness training
Training, qualifications & experience
Counselling & Psychotherapy Training
Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling
Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling
Certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
Certificate in Clinical assessment
Certificate in Preparing to Teach in The Lifelong Learning Sector (PTTLS) City & Guilds
Certificate in Domestic Violence Advanced Training (with DAAT)
Certificate in Making Sense of Relationships
Certificate in Transformational Couples Therapy
Certificate in EMDR - EMDR Association UK & Ireland membership no L0219
BACP Accreditation - British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy membership no 579144
Clinical Supervision Training
I am a certified and experienced Clinical supervisor and work with qualified and trainee therapists and other mental health professionals.
My Certificate in Clinical Supervision, which included the following modules (see below) was with the Centre for Supervision and Team Development (CSTD) website: www.cstdlondon.co.uk
Core Supervision Course (based on Seven Eyed Model of Supervision)
Therapeutic Supervision Course
Advanced Supervision Course
Group Supervision Course
I am a Directory member of Black, African, and Asian Therapists Network (BAATN) and also work as a Mentor for Black, African and Asian Trainee Therapists through BAATN's Each One Teach One Mentoring Program.
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Attachment disorder
- Bipolar disorder/Manic depression
- Borderline personality disorder
- Carer support
- Dependent personality disorder
- Domestic violence
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Feeling sad
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Narcissistic personality disorder
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder
- Panic disorder
- Passive aggressive behaviour
Other areas of counselling I deal with
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Counselling and Psychotherapy for Individuals
Wembley £40 (daytime) / £50 (evening) per hour
Islington £50 (daytime) / £60 (evening) per hour
Wembley £60 per hour
Islington £70 per hour
Wembley £50 per hour - Individual Supervision
Islington £60 per hour - Individual Supervision
Medico-legal, Insurance and EAP (Employee Assistance Program) rates
Please call on 07872 953 061 or send email to email@example.com to enquire
The Wembley practice is a 12 minute walk from Preston Road underground station (Metropolitan line) or about 15 minutes walk from Wembley Park underground station (Metropolitan and Jubilee lines).
This location is also well served by bus routes 79, 83, 182, 204,206, 223 and 245. For those who drive, there is free parking available on street.
The Islington practice is a 5 minute walk from Holloway Road Underground station (Piccadilly line).
This location is also well served by bus routes 4, 17, 29, 43, 91, 153, 253, 254, 259, 263, 271 and 393. For those who drive, there is pay and display parking spaces available near by.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Wembley - Monday to Wednesday daytime and evening sessions. Islington - Friday day time and early evening sessions. On-line Skype and telephone sessions are also offered.
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|
Supervision & training
I am a certified and experienced Clinical Supervisor and my supervision training was with the Centre for Supervision and Team Development (CSTD London).View supervision profile