Training & Accreditation
Leo (pronouns: he/him) is a qualified Counsellor & Psychotherapist. He holds a Diploma (Level 7) and BA Hons (Level 8) in Integrative Counselling & Psychotherapy from the Institute of Integrative Counselling & Psychotherapy (IICP) as well as a BA Hons in Social Communication (Level 8). Leo is a pre-accredited member of the IACP and adheres to their code of ethics.
“I strongly believe that people have the capacity for self-awareness and choice.”
Leo uses collaborative and integrative approach based on Humanistic-Existential traditions. This aims to help the client achieve greater self-awareness, self-acceptance, ownership, better relationships and more control over their life. He brings together different techniques to address the unique problems of each client.
Experience & Areas of Interest
Leo works with adults covering a range of issues including: bereavement & grief, PTSD, depression, suicide ideation, anxiety, relationship issues, chronic illness (HIV) and self-esteem. He has a particular interest in LGBTQ+, attachment and trauma. Leo also assists a diverse multicultural population addressing minority stresses and challenges.
“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.” Maya Angelou
English and Portuguese
Rates Per Session
€70 per appointment, reduced rate of €50 for student and currently unemployed clients.