Maria Munir

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Chartered Counselling Psychologist
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London, W10
Available for new clients
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About me

I am a Chartered Counselling Psychologist with experience of working with people from all walks of life who are looking for time and space to work on specific problems or more wider and deeper rooted concerns.

I have extensive experience in mental health, working in the community with people of all ages and backgrounds. I have 19 years of experience working within the NHS where I continue to see client's as well as work in a supervisory capacity. In my current NHS role, I work in a maternal mental health service working with perinatal loss and trauma.

I have been trained across Humanistic, Psychodynamic, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR).  Within my practice, I draw from the principals of all these approaches in order to provide you a productive, forward moving, therapeutic and caring psychological journey.

I am able to offer short term sessions or longer term therapy depending on your needs.  I offer a private, safe, clean and comfortable environment for us to work through what you bring to therapy.  My practice is based in W10 and easily accessible by public transport (Queens Park, Kensal Rise).  My practice can easily be reached from neighbouring areas such as Willesden Green, Kilburn, Maida Vale, Harlesden, Neasden and Cricklewood.

I understand that it is not always easy to reach out-i've been there myself! It’s not always easy to find the right therapist. You may not know exactly what you’re looking for and that's okay. If you find yourself wondering what to expect, how it works or want to speak before you choose to start sessions, just get in touch by phone, text or email and I'll be happy to discuss any questions or queries you might have.

Training, qualifications & experience

Training and Qualifications:

  • I am chartered with the British Psychological Society as a Counselling Psychologist and registered as a Practitioner Psychologist with The Health & Care Professions Council 
  • CPsychol. (Accred)--British Psychological Society
  • HCPC (Registered)—Health Professions Council


  • Post Master of Science Degree in Counselling Psychology
  • Master of Science Degree in Counselling Psychology
  • Graduate Diploma in Counselling Psychology
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Psychology
  • Bachelors of Arts Degree in Psychology and Sociology

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

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Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

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Registration means that a health professional meets national standards for their professional training, performance and conduct.

Other areas of counselling I deal with

I have a special interest in working with women and birthing people in the perinatal period,  perinatal loss and traumaI as well and adjustment to parenthood. I also have a special interest and have conducted research in working therapeutically with women from the South Asian community.

I continue to work for the NHS as a senior psychologist and can advise on services that may be available to you.


£90.00 per session
Free initial telephone session

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • OAPs
  • Students
  • Unemployed

Additional information

  • £90 per session for face to face / video sessions (50 minutes)
  • Initial Consultation is currently free of charge (15 minutes)
  • Concessions offered for for students/OAP'S/low income/unemployed,

When I work

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Please contact me to discuss my availability as new slots become available regularly 

Further information

Languages spoken:

  • English

Other areas of counselling I deal with:

  • Supervision
  • Counselling for students in training to become a counsellor/psychologist

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Young adults (18-24)
Adults (25-64)

Key details

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Online platforms

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In person

I have been providing supervision to qualified and trainee clinicians and have attended supervision training with The Central London CBT Training Centre and University College London.

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Maria Munir
Maria Munir