My name is Dominik Zagala, I am a qualified Psychologist and Integrative
I offer Psychotherapy, counselling and psychological support, both face-to-face
and online, for adults, couples or families in my private office based in Macclesfield.
I offer a safe, non- judgmental, confidential space for therapy to take place.
Training and Qualifications
I undertook my main training at the University of Silesia in Poland in Psychology
(MA, 2009-2014). This was followed by my Integrative Psychotherapy training at the Polish Institute for Integrative Psychotherapy (Diploma, 2015-2018) and Advanced Certificate in Integrative Psychotherapy (2018-2019).
The training enables me to work with individuals, couples and families experiencing various emotional difficulties and mental health problems including (but its not limited to):
- Eating disorders,
- Health related problems,
- Personality disorders,
- Problems in relationships,
- Sexual problems, Sleeping problems,
- Stress and difficult life events,
- Suicidal thoughts and behaviours,
- Traumas and Work related problems.
Over the years I have gained a wealth of valuable experience from working within both Poland and the UK. I also spent a summer within New York State, USA (2014) as a camp counsellor. This role was with adult’s variety of different ages experiencing various neurological and psychological conditions. Within Poland my role was as a Psychologist, in which I worked for Polish Institute of Oncology, where I was providing clients with psychological support and counselling (2012-2015). At the end of 2015 I moved to the UK where I have been working with in different NHS services. I have provided support to clients of the Mental Health Wards of Laureate House (Wythenshawe) and Park House (North Manchester) with therapeutic interventions in groups (2017-2018). I was also responsible of running therapeutic groups for clients of Whittaker Day Hospital in Ashton-under-Lyne (2019). Alongside of my other roles, in October 2016 I established my own private practice at home as an established therapist. My passion is providing therapy to the wider/ local community and furthermore specialise in offering therapy to members of Polish community. I am happy to offer psychotherapy, counselling and psychological support.
I am a member of:
- BACP (British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy)
- PTPIiS (Polish Association for Integrative and Systemic Psychotherapy),
I adhere to Ethical Guidelines of the EAP (European Association for Psychotherapy) and BACP. I also respect Strasbourg declaration of Psychotherapy.
I supervise my work with BACP accredited Supervisors and certified Supervisors from Polish Institute of Integrative Psychotherapy.