Christos Papalekas is a HCPC Registered Counselling Psychologist. On this page he explains more about what he brings to the Green Door Clinic in London.
I am a BABCP accredited CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Psychotherapist) and REBT (Rational Emotive Behavioral Psychotherapist) psychotherapist. I have been working at the Hayes Grove Priory Psychiatric Hospital over the last nine years, offering group and individual therapy for a wide range of emotional issues such as Depression, Assertiveness, Self Esteem, Anxiety, OCD and Panic Disorders.
In addition to the other work placements, I have also been working at the Priory Well Being Centre at Fenchurch Street for the last four years. I have also been offering clinical supervision. Furthermore, I am accredited EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing) psychotherapist, offering treatment for traumatic experiences and Posttraumatic stress disorder.
I have been extensively professionally trained over the last 6 years in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Mindfulness based practices, which I use a lot in my clinical practice. The aim of my clinical practice is to reduce psychological suffering and to increase vitality and quality of life in a safe and non-judgmental environment. I can offer face-to-face sessions in English or in Greek.
My qualifications are: BSc (Hons) Psychology & Counseling, Diploma in Counselling, MA Social Psychology, MSc in REBT & CBT, Diploma in EMDR.