I am a private practitioner – a psychologist with an experience in public sector, business and mental health system providing modern and supportive psychotherapy for individuals and families. I started to counsel in 2002 and have got a private practice in Kyiv and Brovary region since 2009.
I work in an emotional focused approach and use cognitive-behavioral methods as well. I help a client to explore feelings and cognitive sphere to integrate different aspects of his/her social and inner life as a whole, cope with life changes and empower oneself. In case of parent-child counseling we explore attachment issues, child development, emotional intelligence and behavior patterns. Since 2019 I do research in assistive technologies and inclusive education.
My professional value is taking care about family mental health as well as individual mental wellness.
I am concerned that every client obtains his own unique coping skills and ways to manage life situations. I provide psychological support to children, adults, couples and families relying upon their experience, life values and current requests.
Areas of expertise
Individual counseling for youth and adults:
- regulate emotional disturbances, coping with loss and grief,
- therapeutic help in panic attacks and phobias,
- overcoming life crises, relationship issues etc.
Couple and family therapy
Attachment based therapy for couples.
I provide family psychological support and counseling for children and parents about different child psychology issues:
- development assessment, emotional and behavior problems in children and teenagers,
- poor relationship with parents or caregivers, attachment disorders,
- counseling for adopted children and foster parents.
- work with couples about relationship changes, family conflicts solving, sexuality issues and other requests.
Social skills and emotional management training
I provide training for children, teenagers and youth as well as workshops for schoolchildren, youth, social workers and educational professionals.
- teenager self-esteem, assertiveness, conflict-solving,
- team work andstress management for children, parents, educators, social workers,
- bullying prevention and early intervention standards,
- assitive technologies in inclusive education.
I am open for cooperation with insurance companies, social structures and NGOs.
Since 2015 I“ve been running a social enetrprise DyvoGra in Ukraine, doing products for speech and communication development for people with speech disabilities. In 2020 I was a сo-finalist of the Partnership for Sustainability awards for a project of social partnership with the 3d sector, the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and business. As a result in 2021 provided a set of DyvoGra pictograms for a free app for communication – Digital Inclusion and designed a free course in assistive technologies.
In 2021 won the grand prix at the national competition “Heroes Of Small Business” for social impact of DyvoGra products and courses.
Since 2022 – a volunteer at emergency response teams of the Ukrainian Red Cross,
Since 2021 – a member of the European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies,
Since 2019 – a member of the International Centre for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy,
Since 2015 – a co-founder and a member, since 2020 – a head of NGO “My Family”, Ukraine
Since 2014 – crisis psychologist, volunteer at the NGO “Association for Overcoming of Consequences of Traumatic Events”
My confidentiality policy
I work in emotional focused family therapy. According to Ukrainian legislation I do not prescribe or sell any medicines. Every client is acquainted with a psychotherapy agreement during the first meeting.
Payment and insurance
Cash, Visa and Mastercard are ok. Currently I do not cover an insurance but open for the cooperation with insurance companies. Invoices are provided by request.
You can find clients reviews on my Google page
or at this site (in Ukrainian and Russian)
Languages of counseling: Ukrainian, English, Russian.
My contacts (appointment by request):
+38 067 721 3971, WhatsApp, Khreshchatyk Street 15, Kyiv (near Khreshchatyk subway station).