Paulo Camara, (MBACP), Psychodynamic and DIT Psychotherapist
I offer regular long-term open-ended Psychodynamic Psychotherapy as well as time limited therapy (12/16 sessions) including Dynamic Interpersonal Therapy - DIT - to adults and young people presenting a wide range of emotional difficulties.
I am particularly interested in problems related to difficulties in forming and sustaining relationships, depression, anxiety, low self esteem, issues regarding ageing and old age, and feeling excluded.
I am also interested in seeing foreign clients who find difficult living abroad and integrating into a new country and culture and those who English is not their mother tongue.
The work is totally confidential and I work in a safe and holding environment.
I offer sessions in English and in Portuguese.
Training, qualifications & experience
I am a Psychodynamic Psychotherapist and I am qualified and accredited Dynamic Interpersonal Therapist (DIT), accredited by the British Psychoanalitic Council (BPC).
I am an Accredited Member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and I work within BACP code of ethics.
I work in my private practice in Hove, in London near Victoria and at the Rock Clinic in Brighton and Hove.
I have worked with older patients suffering from Dementia in NHS setting and have extensive experience in Assessments both at WPF and at the Rock Clinic.
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Attachment disorder
- Bipolar disorder
- Carer support
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Drug addiction
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Feeling sad
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Internet addiction
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic disorder
- Personality disorders
- Physical abuse
- Postnatal depression
- Pregnancy and birth
- Relationship problems
- Seasonal affective disorder (SAD)
- Sex addiction
- Sex problems
- Sexual abuse
- Suicidal thoughts
- Work-related stress
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Issues around feeling excluded; being a foreigner; ageing and old age.
I usually charge £60-80 for an initial consultation where we will explore, what brings you to seek therapy, discuss the way I work and agree the contract.
Fees are negotiable in the first consultation.
I am also able to provide limited opportunities where I can offer lower rates, depending on my availability.
I can also offer therapy in Portuguese.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
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Weekdays from 8 am to 8 pm
Types of client