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PGDip, MBACP (Registered), MA. UKCP

About me

My name is Eliza Kopalak. I am a qualified psychotherapist working with individuals, groups and couples online. I have extensive experience supporting adults, facing all kinds of challenges and issues related to anxiety, self-esteem, body symptoms, relationships, career, failure/success concepts, emotional struggles, sexuality, meaning, loss of meaning and loss.

My Approach

My approach is integrative with the transpersonal perspective. I work with the physical, emotional, mental, and broader cultural, social dimensions we exist.  In my work, I focus on process, potential and facilitate access to wisdom and intuition, healthy self-esteem, an authentic and bold sense of self. 

We are often stuck with the way we act and see ourselves and our place in the world, we become identified with ideas, and beliefs we grew up with. These concepts are imprinted in our minds and, only when we realise them, can we set ourselves free.

In the process of therapy, I question and challenge the way you look at things, to arrive at a new perspective. This is how you can discover your potential and become who you really are.

'No problem can be solved from the same level of consciousness that created it. Albert Einstein

In a compassionate, empathic and non-judgmental space, I will hold, support and lead you on your journey. I am intuitive; kind, gentle yet challenging, honest and straightforward. I encourage you to give yourself a chance and take the first step.

First Steps

After initial contact by e-mail, we will arrange a session as soon as we can. Our first meeting is a time to get to know each other. It is an opportunity to ask questions about the process of counselling and for us to explore what brings you to therapy at this moment.

I offer ongoing weekly, 50 min sessions.

Training, qualifications & experience

Advanced Diploma in Psychosynthesis Psychotherapy (2 years) accredited by UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP).

PGDip (3-year Postgraduate Diploma) in Psychosynthesis Counselling in Psychosynthesis Trust in London Bridge, validated by the University of Middlesex and accredited by BACP (British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy) and the UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP).

Certificate in Transpersonal Couple and Relationship Counselling

Mindfulness trainer training.

In addition to my private practice, I worked as an Honorary Counsellor in NHS and in St Joseph Hospice in East London.

To ensure the safety of my practice I am committed to my own professional and personal development as well as regular supervision with a highly experienced colleague. I am a registered member of the UKCP and I adhere to their Code of Ethics.

Member organisations

BACP

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

BACP is one of the UK’s leading professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy with around 60,000 members. The Association has several different categories of membership, including Student Member, Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP, Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Accred) and Senior Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Snr Acccred).

Registered and accredited members are listed on the BACP Register, which shows that they have demonstrated BACP’s recommended standards for training, proficiency and ethical practice. The BACP Register was the first register of psychological therapists to be accredited by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

Accredited and senior accredited membership are voluntary categories for members who choose to undertake a rigorous application and assessment process to demonstrate additional standards around practice, training and supervision.

Individual members will have completed an appropriate counselling or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but they won’t appear on the BACP Register until they've demonstrated that they meet the standards for registration. Student members are still in the process of completing their training.

All members are bound by the BACP Ethical Framework and a Professional Conduct Procedure.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Accredited Register Scheme

The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

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Fees

£70.00 per session

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors

Additional information

Individuals: Online sessions - £70

Couples: Regular session - £75

All sessions are 50 minutes long and are provided on a weekly basis.

A regular session is charged at half the fee when missed, or at a full fee with less than one week notice.

Further information

I am particularly experienced supporting adults, facing all kinds of challenges and issues related to anxiety, self- esteem, relationships, body, career, failure/success concepts, emotional pain, sexuality, meaning and loss.

Type of session

In person
Online

Types of client

Adults
Older adults
Couples
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Additional languages

Polish

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Eliza Kopalak

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