Counsellor and Psychotherapist
£50 per 50 minutes session
Aurora Pichi is an Italian Psychologist and Psychotherapist and she offers psychotherapy sessions in Italian. If you would like to continue reading this profile in Italian please click here.
Aurora is specialised and works with an integrated approach, mainly based on Transactional Analysis with contributions from Gestalt, Psychodynamic and Cognitive models.
The flexibility of this approach helps you overcome a wide range of difficulties such as anxiety disorders, depression and relationship difficulties. She is also trained in EMDR for a more efficient treatment of psychopathologies and trauma related disorders.
Aurora believes that psychotherapy is a two way collaborative process, helping you to actively participate in your general improvement through a strong therapist-client commitment. In this way psychotherapy returns you the ability to think and define your needs to find new alternatives and move into your life with more consciousness.
After her Bachelor and Master’s degrees in Clinical Psychology at the Pontifical University of Rome, Aurora completed a 4-years accredited training in Transactional Analysis (TA) Psychotherapy at the same University. She also gained a 1st level training in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) therapy.
Once graduated, she worked for three years in the Rome district prison as part of the operational Unit for pathology of addiction.
Then she worked in two Italian NHS hospitals with children affected by Specific Learning Disabilities, Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and with women in rehabilitation psycho-educational groups for eating disorders.
In the recent years she practised as Psychotherapist at the University Clinical Centre with clients with different health needs, from anxiety to personality disorders.
Aurora is a GBC member of the British Psychological Society (BPS) and a Certified Transactional Analysis Psychotherapist of the EATA (European Association for Transactional Analysis).
In Italy she is an accredited Psychologist and Psychotherapist of the Italian professional association “Ordine degli Psicologi del Lazio”.