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Mercedes Martinez


Student Counsellor

Mercedes is an Integrative Psychotherapist and a Certified Imago Relationship Therapist with a private practice in Lisbon, Portugal. She also has an online practice where she works internationally with clients from across Europe, offering counselling services in English, Spanish and French. She previously worked as a counsellor for the NHS in the UK and collaborated with the Romão de Sousa Foundation, a therapeutic community in Portugal that supports adults with severe mental health problems. Having previously lived and worked in corporate settings in London, Paris, Tokyo, Madrid, Dublin, and now Lisbon, Mercedes has a strong understanding of cross-cultural issues, enabling her to provide psychological support to individuals of various nationalities living in diverse circumstances.