Alexander Isaksson

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London E8 & N1
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About me


I am a mindfulness-based trained psychotherapist (MA, Karuna Institute, Devon) who works online and in-person in London from Hackney and King's Cross. I offer a relational, integrative approach which seeks to encompass the fullness of the human experience.

My specialities and areas of research include:

  • trauma and the body
  • loss, grief and transitions
  • depression, anxiety and stress 
  • addiction, self-harm, suicidal ideation 
  • ADHD, disassociation, high sensitivity 
  • existential/spiritual emergence and emergencies 
  • intersubjectivity and the relational world 
  • focusing and embodied presence  

I also offer walking therapy in Hampstead Heath on a case by case basis. 

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Mindfulness-based Core Process Psychotherapy - MA, Karuna Institute 
  • Philosophy - BA, Arizona State University 
  • NHS Counselling Services 
  • Riyaz Motan, California Institute of Integral Studies  
    • Embodied presence group for therapists (3 yrs)
    • Co-hosted 2 course with Riyaz on Embodied Presence to therapists
  • Victor Yalom - Supervision/teaching group 
  • Various short courses on: 
    • Existential psychotherapy 
    • Polyvagal Theory 
    • Person-centred therapy
    • Pluralistic therapy 
    • Bereavement 
    • And more
  • Hatha Yoga 
    • Alignment-based yoga 300 hrs
    • Bihar School of Yoga 200 hrs

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Accredited register membership

UK Council for Psychotherapy
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Therapies offered

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£80.00 per session
Free initial in-person or online session

Additional information

I also offer a sliding scale for low-income clients 

290 Mare Street, London, Greater London, E8 1HE

150 Caledonian Road, London, Greater London, N1 9RD

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)

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Alexander Isaksson
Alexander Isaksson