Silvia Pellanda

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Clin.Dip, UKCP, EATA, IARTA | Adults and Couples Therapy
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

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London SW1W & W5
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

Welcome, I'm Silvia, and I'm here to support you on your journey. Whether you're seeking therapy for yourself or in a relationship, I offer in-person and Zoom sessions for adults and couples, which are tailored to your needs.

I help people who are dealing with issues around addiction, low self-esteem, work-related problems and stress, loss and bereavement, trauma, relationship problems, separation and divorce, anxiety and depression.

In the midst of depression, anxiety, or trauma, therapy can serve as a vital tool for navigating these challenges. The first step towards therapy often involves confronting deeply rooted emotions and fears. However, it's important to recognise that the potential for growth and change lies within each of us.

In my practice, I prioritise building a trusting and non-judgmental relationship with my clients. Together, we'll create a safe space where you can explore your anxieties and distress without fear of criticism. Drawing from my private sector background and experience in moving countries, I bring a diverse perspective that enriches my understanding of different cultures and human experiences. This informs my compassionate and empathetic approach to therapy.

At the heart of my practice is a commitment to empowering individuals to confront their inner conflicts and emerge stronger and more self-aware. I believe in fostering an environment where healing and personal growth can thrive, allowing clients to transform their challenges into opportunities for development and self-discovery.

It's an honour to accompany clients on this transformative journey, and I'm deeply dedicated to supporting your well-being and fulfilment every step of the way.

My practice is LGBTQ+ friendly, sex-positive and kink-aware. I am interested in supporting those in alternative lifestyles.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Certified Transactional Analyst Psychotherapist -  (EATA) 
  • Clinical Diploma in Transactional Analyst Psychotherapist - Metanoia Institute (London)
  • Certificate in Trauma-Focused Therapy
  • Certificate in Couples Therapy

As a Counsellor for an NHS Trust, I saw clients on brief therapy, dealing with issues around grief and bereavement, trauma, relationship difficulties, stress, anxiety, panic attacks and separation. 

In my work as a Counsellor for a homeless charity, I saw clients in open-ended therapy, dealing with issues around trauma, addiction, relationship difficulties, anxiety and low self-esteem.

Member organisations

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UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP)

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UKCP standards cover the range of different psychotherapies. Registration is obtained by training or accrediting with one of its member organisations, or by holding a European Certificate in Psychotherapy. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

UK Council for Psychotherapy
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Therapies offered


£65.00 per session
Free initial in-person or online session

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Keyworkers
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors
  • Refugees

Health Insurance/EAP

  • Axa Health

Additional information

  • Individual Therapy: £65.00 for 50 minutes
  • Couple Therapy: £85.00 for 50 minutes.

I offer both face-to-face and Zoom sessions. 

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

I offer flexible hours for people on a shift pattern, with sessions held via Zoom after 8pm. 

6 Lower Grosvenor Place, London, SW1W 0EN

3 Montpelier Avenue, London, Greater London, W5 2XP

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)

Key details

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Online platforms

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