Maha White

Maha White

Crystal Palace
SE19 3BA


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About me

I am  a qualified Psychodynamic Therapist , I hold an MSc in Psychodynamic Counselling and Psychotherapy  from Birkbeck College (University of London) and am a registered member of the British Association of Counsellors and  Psychotherapists (BACP).

I have  years of experience  working as a Psychodynamic therapist; my clinical  experience includes  working  at the  Students Counselling Services at Kings College University London, NHS Psychotherapy Departments, and  the private sector.

I work with my clients in a safe and contained   environment to explore with them the issues that are troubling them and origins of their present difficulties that they  find themselves stuck in, and perhaps compelled to repeat the same pattern of behaviour time and again. I aim to  bring to awareness of the blind spots  that one  may have, and try to find together an alternative view of oneself and others.

The first two sessions   will be consultation to give you an opportunity to talk confidentially  about the issues you want to address in therapy, as well decide if this is the right  therapy for you to proceed.

I work non-judgementally and confidentially,  abiding  by the (BACP)   code of conduct.

Training, qualifications & experience

MSc in Psychodynamic Counselling and Psychotherapy,Birkbeck College (University of London.(2009).

Counselling Young People  (D7)a:Tavistock and Portman ,Young People Counselling Services. (2010).

Mentalisation based therapy training: Anna Freud Centre (September 2013)

Mindfulness  training (2013)

Certificate in Clinical Assessment  (2016)

Member organisations


Accredited register membership


I offer short and long term therapy depending on the requirements of the client. I also offer telephone counselling to clients.


Initial  Consultation Session  ( 50  minutes): £60

Individual Therapy session  (50 minutes) :£60

Telephone sessions (45 minutes) : £ 40

I offer concessions to students on registered courses, and clients on low income.

Further information

I have experience in working with  on the following issues:

  • Abuse (Emotional, physical and/or sexual)
  • Addictions
  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Borderline personality disorder
  • Bipolar affective disorder
  • Depression
  • Eating disorders
  • Experience of Bullying
  • Generalised Anxiety Disorder
  • Identity Issues
  • Psychosexual difficulties
  • Relationship issues
  • Personality Disorder
  • Post Traumatic disorder
  • family issues
  • Marital difficulties
  • Self-esteem and low confidence
  • Self-harm
  • Social isolation
  • Work-related issues including redundancy.

Maps & Directions

London, SE19 3BA

Type of session

Online counselling: No
Telephone counselling: Yes
Face to face counselling: Yes
Home visits: No

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


Accessibility information
Wheelchair access: No


I am available weekday evenings, and have limited space weekends. I work with clients for short (6-16 sessions) or ongoing long term periods , depending on the client's requirements.

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
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