Dr. Alexandra Chrysagi, C.Psychol., PsychD., B.Sc (Hons)
Chartered Counselling Psychologist, Clinical Supervisor (RAPPS, BPS)
Alexandra is a Principal Counselling Psychologist. She obtained her first degree in Psychology from the Panteio University in Athens, Greece and a Practitioner’s Doctorate in Counselling Psychology from the University of Teesside, UK.
Alexandra has worked in the NHS for the last 7 years and is currently working within a Community Mental Health for clients with Complex Trauma and Personality Disorders. She has worked in a variety of services both within and outside the NHS including Specialist Psychotherapy Services (tertiary care and private sector), Community Mental Health Services, and Primary Care Services where she gained experience in working with clients across all age ranges and with a variety of psychological needs.
Alexandra also has considerable experience working with people with Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Personality Disorders, Anxiety, Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), Depression and Complex Grief.
She has further specialist training in Cognitive Behavioural therapy (CBT), Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR), Dialectical Behavioural therapy (DBT), Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and ongoing training in Schema Focused Therapy.
Her speciality is helping clients overcome trauma, with experience working in the NHS and with clients to help combat complex trauma and personality disorders. Originally from Greece, Alexandra can conduct therapy sessions in Greek as well as English.