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Effie Gika

Registered Counsellor

  • Woodland Gardens, Muswell Hill, London, N10 3UE
  • Multiple times available +
    • Mon
    • Tue
    • Wed
    • Thu
    • Fri
    • Sat
  • Individual 55
  • 37% of enquirers became verified clients

What to Expect

An introductory assessment meeting helps you to see if you feel comfortable with me, discuss what troubles you, ask questions, clarify confidentiality, and determine if therapy may help you. Please use a contact option on the right to book an introductory assessment appointment in Muswell Hill, London.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) suggests CBT for
  • Alcohol Dependence
  • Bipolar
  • Body Dysmorphia
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • OCD
  • Panic
  • PTSD
  • Schizophrenia
  • Self Harm
  • Binge Eating
  • Bulimia
  • Anorexia
  • Social Anxiety
CBT concentrates on how your thoughts (cognitions) influence your feelings and actions. It recognises and challenges unhelpful ideas that maintain the problems you experience. The objective of CBT is for you to have healthier thoughts and emotions.


NICE suggests counselling for Depression.

Counselling centres on listening to you, and supporting you. You decide what matter concerning your childhood or adult life you explore. An objective of counselling is to enable you to speak about a problem and find a way forward that is right for you.


Psychotherapy focuses on you, and you obtaining insight into the difficulties you face. It explores your thoughts, feelings and significant moments in your life. Psychotherapy intends to help you develop or discover suitable ways of coping.


  • Stress
  • Sexual Problems
  • Self Esteem
  • Relationship Problems
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Borderline Personality
  • Bereavement
  • Anger
  • Abuse


British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) Registered Counsellor and Psychotherapist
CPPD Counselling School (UK)
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
CPPD Counselling School (UK)

Effie abides by the Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling and Psychotherapy of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP).

Location Detail

My Consulting Address is in easy reach of

East Finchley, Hornsey, Muswell Hill, Crouch End, Highgate, Upper Holloway, Archway, Alexandra Palace, Haringey, Wood Green, Parliament Hill Fields, Bounds Green, New Southgate, Dartmouth Park, Bowes Park, Tufnell Park, Gospel Oak, Seven Sisters, Friern Barnet, Hampstead Heath

Nearest Train Stations

  • Hornsey (1.4 miles)
  • Alexandra Palace (1.4 miles)
  • Crouch Hill (1.5 miles)
  • Upper Holloway (1.6 miles)
  • Harringay (1.8 miles)
  • Bowes Park (1.9 miles)
  • New Southgate (2 miles)
  • Gospel Oak (2.1 miles)
  • Harringay Green Lanes (2.1 miles)
  • Finsbury Park (2.2 miles)

Nearest London Underground Tube Stations

  • Highgate (0.5 miles)
  • East Finchley (0.9 miles)
  • Archway (1.4 miles)
  • Wood Green (1.7 miles)
  • Bounds Green (1.8 miles)

Wheelchair access: No

Updated 03 July 2018