Robert Preda

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BSc. Psychology, MNCPS Accred, ACC, BPS | Counsellor
Available for new clients
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Surbiton KT6 & Central London EC4Y
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

I'm a qualified counsellor with an extensive background in Psychology. I specialise in the psychological issues such as anxiety, depression, relationship issues, feeling stuck, low confidence and low self-esteem, OCD and addictions.

Counselling is a space where the fog lifts; even though it might seem hard at first. The most important ingredient in this process is you and your story. All of your experiences have meaning and although the final goal is to eliminate whatever blocks you from living freely, it is also important to understand how you got here.

I can help you to understand what happened as part of the healing process. My therapeutic approach blends different techniques, and our work together will aim to explore and overcome your current struggles.

We will explore the direction-giving beliefs that shape the way you see yourself, the world and others. We will understand the emotions driving your behaviour and where these originate from. Understanding the "why" will enable you to create a vision of how to move forward, how to implement changes and what are the best ways to give your life the shape you want it to have. Uncovering repeating patterns in your life might prove useful for understanding how you deal with difficult situations, how you can turn them around and how to prevent them in the future.

The counselling journey is never the same but in most cases, it starts with helping you to pinpoint your current challenges and struggles and get clarity on your patterns of thinking and behaving.

In addition, we will also try to envision what the term "better life" looks like. Once this is clear, we will move into understanding how these patterns came to be and where they stem from. Next, we will explore what role they are playing in your current situation and how they are impacting your life. Finally, I help you to explore and decide what changes must take place for you to improve, live a better life and avoid running into the same situations in the future.

I offer short, medium and long-term counselling. During this time we are going to explore what brings you to counselling and will align on the frequency and duration of sessions. You can easily book a convenient time here.

Available locations:

Central London - Blackfriars

Pricing details:

50-minute ongoing individual sessions (in-person) - £65

6 Sessions Pack individual sessions (in-person) - £350

50-minute on-going online sessions - £50

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Training, qualifications & experience

  • Counselling Diploma in Transactional Analysis 
  • BSc in Psychology

I’m a member of the National Counselling and Psychotherapy Society (MNCPS Accred), the British Psychological Society (BPS) and the Association of Christian Counsellors (ACC).

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

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National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society (NCPS)

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In 2013 the NCS register was accredited by the Professional Standards Authority under the Accredited Voluntary Register Scheme. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Association for Christian Counsellors (ACC)

The Association of Christian Counsellors and Linked Professions is a professional body representing and setting standards for Christian counselling and care in the UK. The organisation is made up of various different membership categories, including Counsellor and Accredited, and requires all members working as counsellors to undertake Continuous Professional Development on a regular basis.

Accredited register membership

National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society
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National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society

Therapies offered


£50.00 - £65.00

Additional information

50-minute ongoing individual sessions (in-person) - £65

6 Sessions Pack individual sessions (in-person) - £350

50-minute on-going online sessions - £50

When I work

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Robert Preda is also registered with Life Coach Directory.

St James House, 9-15 St James Road, Surbiton, Surrey, KT6 4QH

89 Fleet Street, Central London, EC4Y 1DH

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Young people (13-17)
Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)

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