Stefania Santoro

Specialist in Stress • Depression • Anxiety • Trauma • PTSD • Dissociation • Addictions • Eating Disorders • Work Related Issues • Relationships Problems • Carers' Issues • Chronic and Enduring Mental Health Problems • Students • Physical Disabilities • Self-Esteem • Loss • Bereavement • Change in Career and Life Goals



I am a fully qualified Professional Counsellor with twenty years of working experience within the Mental Health sector.
I work with young adults and adults either short or long term who need support with anxiety, depression, trauma, OCD, bereavement, relationship difficulties, addictions, eating disorder, self-harming behaviour, loneliness and lack of self esteem. Within my professional practice I demonstrate sensitivity to individual differences when working with clients of diverse ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation and cultural background, treating all people with unconditional positive regards and respect.

I work holistically with individuals, offering a variety of therapeutic tools aimed at increasing self-awareness and self-compassion towards inner needs. I am extremely empathic and respectful towards complex material working collaborative with my clients to ensure ongoing satisfaction in reaching therapeutic goals.

Member of

• Registered Member of BACP
• Accredited Member of the National Counselling Society

Approach to treatment

I use a holistic Integrative approach, drawing from a variety of psychological interventions such as Gestalt Therapy, Person-Centred Counselling, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) techniques. according to the specific needs of each client in any particular moment.

Languages spoken

• English
• Italian

Currently Practice

The Gestalt Centre, 15-23 St Pancras Way, London NW1 0PT & Itacha House 27 Romford Rd, London E15 4LJ

Therapy Types

Person-Centred, Gestalt, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Neuro linguistic programming


• BSc (Hons) Degree in Psychology
• Certificate in Humanistic Counselling
• Diploma in Counselling
• BACP Certificate Of Proficiency
• Accredited Member of the National Counselling Society
• Certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
• Certificate in Trauma Therapy
• Certified Practitioner in Coaching with Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP)

Demographics of Focus

Young Adults