Dr. Jacob Choi (UKCP & MBACP) Psychotherapist/Counsellor, Supervisor
Eudaimonia (Ευδαιμονια in Greek philosophy), whose Latin translation is Beata Vita (Happy Life), is an ancient term equivalent to Optimal Mental Health. Also, the concept of Nirvana in Buddhism means the same thing.
How, then, can we attain Eudaimonia/Nirvana? By means of right living, correct way of life, or authentic way of being in the world with others.
What is the right way of life? Pursuing Ethical Values, such as Truth, Wisdom, and Humility – in other words, becoming more truthful, wiser, and humbler.
If growing in Truth, Wisdom, and Humility means something for you, then you have found the right person to be your fellow traveller.
I am tri-lingual (English, British Sign Language, and Korean). Due to my hearing difficulty, I use a microphone/transmitter and a receiver when I work with hearing clients. For d/Deaf clients I use BSL and/or lipreading, while for d/Deaf-and-Blind clients Hands on signing. I offer online counselling only to BSL users.
I am a Registered member of UKCP (membership no. 2011166018) & BACP.
Training, qualifications & experience
I am trained at the Regent’s University London, doing a MA in Psychotherapy & Counselling, and afterwards an Advanced Diploma in Integrative Psychotherapy. I beforehand received a Phd in Philosophy at Durham University.
I am experienced in:
- social anxiety
- (abusive) relationships
- low self-esteem
- and more.
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Attachment disorder
- Career counselling
- Carer support
- Domestic violence
- Drug abuse
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Feeling sad
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Hearing voices
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Narcissistic personality disorder
- Panic disorder
- Personality disorders
- Physical abuse
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Relationship problems
- Separation and divorce
- Sex addiction
- Sex problems
- Sexual abuse
- Suicidal thoughts
- Work-related stress
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Weekday & Weekend £60-70 per hour
3 minutes walk from Hammersmith Tube Station.
Free parking on premises during the session.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
|Other languages:||English, BSL, Korean|
Weekday & Weekend
Types of client
Supervision & training
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