Christina Patitsa

Counselling & Clinical Psychologist

Overview

Christina Patitsa is a licensed counseling psychologist and psychotherapist with MA degree in Boston College and Phd studies in Counseling Psychology. She is also a professor in psychology and i.... Christina Patitsa is a licensed counseling psychologist and psychotherapist with MA degree in Boston College and Phd studies in Counseling Psychology. She is also a professor in psychology and international researcher. Christina has over ten years of clinical experience working with adolescents and adults from diverse background with various issues such as mental health concerns, relationships’ challenges, stress, burnout over ten years.  Christina is passionate about her profession because it allows her to provide support to others Her approach mainly based to Cognitive Behavioral therapy and Positive Psychology but she combines various forms of psychotherapy customized to the particular client’s needs. Therapy is important for healing process and overcoming the obstacles from the past Christina provides a safe environment for the client to recognize and transform bad habits, problematic communication patterns and negative feelings into focusing on the positive one and the possibilities. Working together with the therapist, the client develops better tools to for coping with loss, building resilience and empowerment to deal life difficulties and achieve their goals. The client experiences a journey towards self-awareness, learn more about themselves, personal hooks and re- discovers their identity. Christina can support her clients through their journey towards change and becoming their best version of themselves to pursue their life goals and a meaningful life.

  • 16+ Years of Experience

Expert in

  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD)
  • Obsessive-compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic disorder & Panic attacks
  • Separation Anxiety Disorder
  • Illness Anxiety Disorder (Hypochondriasis)
  • Dysthymia
  • Bipolar Affective Disorder (BPAD)
  • Postpartum Depression (PPD)
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder
  • Mood disorder due to comorbid health conditions
  • Anorexia Nervosa
  • Bulimia Nervosa
  • Binge-Eating Disorder
  • Anti Social Personality Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Narcissist Personality Disorder
  • Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Social Media Addiction
  • PTSD (Natural calamity, accidents)
  • Acute Stress Disorder
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Psychosomatic Disorders
  • Self-harm/suicidality
  • Sleep Disorder Treatment
  • Grief & Bereavement
  • Learning Disability & Disorder
  • Loss & Grief Counselling
  • Pre-marital Therapy
  • Communication & conflict resolution
  • Trust, intimacy & infidelity
  • Infertility issues
  • Parenting/co-parenting
  • Separation/Divorce
  • Career Coaching
  • Communication & Conflict Resolution
  • Work-Stress Management
  • Productivity & Procrastination
  • Performance Enhancement & Mental Skills Training
  • Business coaching
  • Executive & leadership coaching
  • Existential crisis
  • Anger management
  • Confidence & self-esteem
  • Positivity, spirituality & wellbeing
  • Work-life balance
  • Money management
  • Emotional/creativity block

Speaks

  • Greek
  • English

Approaches

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Emotion-Focused Therapy
  • Mindfulness-Based Approaches
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centered Therapy
  • Solution-oriented Brief Therapy

Education

- PhD in Social Psychology (Panteio University, Greece)
- Masters degree in Counseling Psychology (Boston College US)
- Bachelor in Psychology with minor in Organizational Psychology, Boston ()
- Advanced Certificate for Clinical Work with Adolescents and their families ()
- Certificate in Positive Psychology, Mind and Body Healing, Benson Institute (Harvard Medical School)
- Certificate in Mental Health First Aid: FAA Level 3 Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health ()

What you can expect from your first session:

My program is here to benefit you mentally by empowering you to overcome life challenges and make you feel more confident, calmer and balanced to achieve your goals. You can experience a journey towards self-awareness, learn more about yourself, personal hooks and relational patterns

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499 AED / session
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136 USD / session
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136 109 USD / session
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Total billed amount 436 USD
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