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Priya Tourkow
Accredited Psychosexual Therapist in Barnet

Accredited Psychosexual Therapist Priya Tourkow

Consulting Rooms (by appointment)

Full address provided upon booking, Fairfield Way

General Availability

  • Weekday Daytimes
  • Weekday Evenings


Professional Titles

  • College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists (COSRT) Accredited Psychosexual Therapist
  • British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) Accredited (MBACP Accred) and Registered Counsellor and Psychotherapist
Engagement rate - 50% of enquirers became verified clients


Counselling and Psychotherapy in Barnet

  • Individual £60 - 60 minutes
  • Couple £60 - 60 minutes
Payment Methods Accepted: Bank Transfer, Cash, Cheque
Languages: English

Issues Covered

  • Anger
  • Anxiety and Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD)
  • Bereavement
  • Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
  • Depression
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Problems
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Problems
  • Sleep Problems
  • Stress


  • Counselling
  • Psychotherapy
  • Psychosexual Therapy



More Detail

Over 3 Years Post-Accreditation Experience

Welcome. I'm Priya Tourkow. I'm an accredited psychosexual therapist and an accredited and registered counsellor and psychotherapist - I assist individuals and couples with their emotional health. I hold private sector experience as a psychosexual therapist and a counsellor and psychotherapist. My focus involves relationship problems, as well as the particular obstacles experienced by men and women.

What to Expect

A preliminary assessment meeting allows you to see if you feel comfortable with me, share what concerns you, ask questions, understand confidentiality, and determine if therapy could benefit you. Please use a contact option on the right to arrange an introductory assessment appointment in Barnet.


Counselling centres on listening to you, and supporting you. You determine what issue concerning your childhood or adult life you explore. An aim of counselling is to enable you to speak about a difficulty and discover a way forward that is right for you.

Psychosexual Therapy

Psychosexual therapy focuses on treating the sexual difficulties you encounter. When appropriate, you complete treatment activities privately at your home. Psychosexual therapy aims to help you overcome sexual difficulties.


Psychotherapy focuses on you, and you obtaining insight into the difficulties you confront. It considers your ideas, emotions and significant moments in your life. Psychotherapy aims to help you change or discover suitable methods of managing.

Thoughts on Mental Health

Many people are concerned about their sexual desire - 'Am I wanting sex too much or too little, or why aren't I interested in sex?' The truth is there is no hard and fast rule, though for a couple it's helpful if both are comfortable with the amount of intimacy and sex they have. Intimacy and sex are not quite the same thing, yet intimacy is essential to most humans and definitely enhances sexual activity, which most would like to enjoy and feel positive about. It is normal to have less (or perhaps more) desire for sex, in certain circumstances. Some common causes of changes in sexual desire include: illness, feeling disconnected from your partner, being unhappy about your body image, and distractions such as technology or porn. You may also experience a change in your sexual desire if you are feeling emotionally stressed, for example if you are depressed, suffering loss or conflict. You may not be enjoying sex, have a fear of failure, or sexual problems such as pain on intercourse, premature ejaculation, erection difficulties or inability to orgasm; or you may have issues relating to sexual abuse you've experienced in the past.†Ideally, talking to a counsellor who understands psychosexual issues is a good starting place for both couples and individuals.
Read More: Psychological causes of sexual problems

Clinical Qualifications

  • British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) Accredited (MBACP Accred) Counsellor and Psychotherapist since September 2013 (Registered since September 2013)
  • College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists (COSRT) Accredited Psychosexual Therapist since April 2013
  • COSRT Approved Diploma Training
    Psychosexual and Relationship Counselling
    Judi Keshet-Orr and Anita Sullivan (UK)
    June 2011
  • Post Graduate Certificate
    Counselling and Psychotherapy
    Chiron Association for Body Psychotherapists (CABP) (UK)

I abide by the Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling and Psychotherapy of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and the Code of Ethics and Principles of Good Practice of the College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists (COSRT).

Location Detail

My Consulting Address is in easy reach of

Underhill, Barnet, New Barnet, High Barnet, Monken Hadley, Hadley, Totteridge, East Barnet, Whetstone, Oakleigh Park, Cockfosters, Woodside Park, Arkley, North Finchley, Oakwood, Friern Barnet, Southgate, Finchley, Mill Hill, Well End

Nearest Train Stations

  • New Barnet (0.7 miles)
  • Oakleigh Park (1.1 miles)
  • Hadley Wood (1.6 miles)
  • New Southgate (3 miles)
  • Mill Hill Broadway (3.4 miles)
  • Potters Bar (3.6 miles)
  • Winchmore Hill (3.9 miles)
  • Palmers Green (3.9 miles)
  • Crews Hill (4 miles)
  • Grange Park (4 miles)

Nearest London Underground Tube Stations

  • High Barnet (0.4 miles)
  • Totteridge & Whetstone (1.2 miles)
  • Cockfosters (1.8 miles)
  • Woodside Park (2 miles)
  • Oakwood (2.5 miles)

Wheelchair access: No

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Consulting Room of Barnet Accredited Psychosexual Therapist Priya Tourkow

Updated 08 February 2016