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Mgr. Silvie Struková – Psychotherapy and psychological counselling

 

Silvie_01I am a clinical psychologist and psychotherapist with twelve years of professional experience in health service and private practice. You can consult me about different issues which bother you and are source of discomfort in your life. It may involve mental disorders, psychosomatic problems, longing to change something in your life or just need to talk about something.

I am offering

Individual psychotherapy

Psychological counselling

Crisis intervention

Work on self-development

Biodynamic massages

You can consult me about

  • anxiety, depression, psychosomatic problems
  • feelings of shame, guilt and low self-esteem
  • relationship and communication difficulties, feelings of loneliness
  • stress, feelings of being overburdened
  • crisis situations, posttraumatic conditions
  • feelings of confusion and general discontent in life etc.

Our sessions will be based mainly on Gestalt therapy and body-oriented psychotherapy (bodypsychotherapy). We will discuss your difficulties and ways out of them, and we may also engage in role playing, body-based and touch-based therapy, relaxation techniques and work with imagery, dreams, symbols and stories. The focus of the therapy is on integrating the bodily, emotional, cognitive and spiritual aspects of human existence. Therapeutic procedures are chosen and tailored to suit your individual needs.

Rates

Individual session 50 min…….. 1100 CZK
Individual session 75 min………1500 CZK

Professional CV:

Education and professional training

  • Licensed in Systematic Psychotherapy (2009)
  • Licensed in Clinical Psychology (2008)
  • Arts Faculty, Charles University in Prague – MA in Clinical Psychology (2003)
  • Natural Sciences Faculty, Charles University in Prague – MSc. in Biology (1996)
  • Integrative Body-oriented Psychotherapy training
  • Systematic Psychotherapeutic Training in Gestalt Therapy
  • Postgradual training in Gestalt Therapy
  • Crisis Intervention training
  • Rorschach Test training
  • Art-based Expression – Active Imagination as a Method of Unconscious Exploration

Short-term training courses

  • Courses in Clinical Assessment (e.g. Rorschach test, Personality disorder assessment etc.)
  • Body and Crisis
  • Introduction to Psychosomatic Medicine
  • Dreams in Jungian Psychotherapy
  • Group and Community Psychotherapy

Clinical experience and practice:

  • Psychosomatic Clinic in Prague as a clinical psychologist and psychotherapist (since 2014)
  • Assistant and interpreter in Integrative Body-oriented Psychotherapy training (since 2011)
  • In private practice as a psychotherapist and counselor (since 2004)
  • Psychotherapist and clinical psychologist, Daily Psychotherapeutic Center Ondřejov – a center for the treatment of psychosis (2006-2010)
  • Trainer for people working with the homeless, street-paper Nový Prostor (2008)
  • Crisis Intervention trainer (2003-2008)
  • Sanima – counseling centre for psychiatric patients (2004-2005)
  • Member of a psycho-social team counseling victims of the 2002 floods in the Czech Republic
  • Crisis Center set up by the Diaconia of the Evangelical Church of Czech Brethren (2000-2004)

I have also translated a number of books on psychology and psychotherapy from English into Czech (e.g. E. Smith: The Body in Psychotherapy, P. Joyce and C. Sills: Skills in Gestalt Counseling and Psychotherapy, J.W. Flowers and B. Schwartz: How to Fail as a Therapist ) and I have worked as an interpreter in various psychotherapeutic training courses and workshops.