Salvo La Rosa

Salvo La Rosa

Registered Member MBACP

Languages spoken: English, Italian

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Therapist - London

London W1T
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About me and my therapy practice

My name is Salvo La Rosa and I am a qualified integrative psychotherapist. 

Whatever your wound or life struggle, I will offer a calm and professional space to help you navigate through your current circumstances and towards a direction that is true and right for you.

Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy means that I can offer a broad variety of approaches and can adapt your therapy to what works best for you. Some of these approaches are Psychodynamic, Person-centred, Gestalt, Body work, Existential, Creative Imagination, CBT and Transpersonal. I also work in a relational and trauma-informed way and have attended specialist workshops and supervision on complex trauma and dissociation and I am currently training in EMDR.

The Transpersonal approach recognises the spiritual dimension of the individual and uses creative tools such as breathing, body-work, sound, dreams, mindfulness, meditation, guided visualisations and active imagination in order to help you develop your inner qualities and achieve your full potential.

I currently also work in a rehab clinic for addictions together with working in private practice with clients in HQ Therapy Rooms in Dalston, Hackney, E8, Little Venice W2, Bloomsbury W1T and also via Skype or Zoom.

Some of my special areas of interest include working in a heart-centred compassionate way with the legacy of past traumas, neglect and addictions. I also have a special interest in working creatively with the feeling of longing or that something is always missing in one’s life.

I came to therapy as a second profession after working in the advertising industry for some years. Originally from Sicily, in the south of Italy, I have called London my home for the past 13 years.

My sessions are offered usually on a weekly basis and last 50 minutes. I also offer sessions in English and Italian. 

What I can help with

Abuse, Addictions, AIDS/HIV, Anxiety, Bereavement, Depression, Eating disorders, Health related issues, Identity issues, Loss, Men's issues, Phobias, Post-traumatic stress, Relationships, Self esteem, Self-harm, Sexual identity, Sexuality, Spirituality, Stress, Trauma

Types of therapy

CBT, Creative therapy, EMDR, Existential, Gestalt, Humanistic, Integrative, Jungian, Neuro linguistic programming, Person centred, Play therapy, Psychodynamic, Relational, Transactional analysis, Transpersonal

Clients I work with

Adults, Trainee

How I deliver therapy

Long-term face-to-face work, Online counselling, Short-term face-to-face work