Sophie is the founder and head therapist at The Primrose Practice. She is an experienced and caring English speaking therapist with years of organizational and private practice experience as a psychotherapist, group facilitator and clinical coordinator.
Before opening her own private psychotherapy practice in Berlin, she worked for a private inpatient psychiatric service specializing in severe mental health issues such as eating disorders, addiction, obsessive compulsive behaviours, anxiety disorders and depression. During the same time, she also worked for The Recover Clinic, an outpatient service specializing in eating disorders where she was the senior therapist involved in one to one sessions, family counselling, and group facilitation.
Sophie successfully completed her MA in Psychodynamic Psychotherapy at the Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust, an internationally renowned psychiatric clinic for mental health in the UK. She has also completed an Integrative Psychotherapy certificate from The Minster Centre and consistently takes part in continued professional development.
In addition to her clinical experience and training, Sophie has lived as an international expat, travelling extensively and finally moving to Berlin where she is currently based.
She is a member of the Association for Counsellors and Therapists in Berlin (ACT Berlin) and is fully qualified to practice in Germany according to the Heilpraktikergesetz (HPG).
Aditi is an English speaking counselling psychologist, currently practicing in Berlin. She has worked in a variety of settings including private practice, employee assistance programs, counselling charities, primary schools and a trauma counselling centre.
Aditi uses an integrative approach, drawing primarily from the person-centred approach, and often including elements of mindfulness, expressive art and cognitive behavioural therapy. She has supported clients in addressing concerns related to major life changes, stress, anxiety, depression, relationships, body image and work-life balance. Her practice involves enabling her clients to gain greater self-awareness and learn effective coping skills.
Aditi has a BACP accredited Masters in Counselling Psychology from Keele University (UK) and Masters in Applied Psychology from Delhi University (India). She is a member of the German Association of Professional Psychologists (BDP) and Association for Counsellors and Therapists in Berlin (ACT Berlin). She is fluent in both Hindi and English.