Hello and welcome to my private practice - Mental Health Space!
I'm Ivana, an English-, Croatian- and German-speaking psychologist based in Munich specializing in mental health support for expats. With a Ph.D. in Medical Research and extensive experience in counseling, therapy, consulting, and research, I provide professional mental health guidance to individuals and couples. With an emphasis on fostering self-compassion, inclusion, and diversity, I strive to create a safe and supportive environment for my clients to facilitate their personal and professional development.
Explore further details about my services and approach below.
Counseling and Therapy
I offer online and in-person counseling and therapy in English, German, Croatian, Bosnian, and Serbian. You can have your sessions remotely from the comfort of your home or in person at my office in Munich city center.
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Seeking help can be challenging. Hence, I prioritize creating a safe, welcoming and inclusive environment. I offer compassionate, personalized support tailored to your needs and goals.
My working style is empathetic, non-judgmental, resource-oriented and solution-focused. I combine evidence-based therapeutic methods, including cognitive-behavioral therapy, systemic therapy, and person-centered counseling. I believe in a comprehensive mental health approach that acknowledges the interconnection of thoughts, feelings, behaviors, relationships, and environments.
I support my clients in addressing mental health challenges such as anxious thinking, low mood, burnout, decision-making challenges, work-life balance, and relationship issues. I specialize in supporting expats and those in high-stress professions, including healthcare professionals, entrepreneurs, women in leadership roles, remote workers, and IT professionals.
In my work, I am committed to honoring diversity in all its forms and upholding the ethical principles and standards of the profession, respecting clients' autonomy, dignity, rights, and welfare.
Please don't hesitate to reach out if my approach resonates with you. I am here to help you overcome challenges and support your journey to long-term well-being.
"Ivana created such a trusting and welcoming environment that made it easy for me to share my thoughts and feelings. She really listened to me and provided helpful feedback that allowed me to gain a better understanding of my challenges."
"Ivana provided me with an inviting and non-judgmental space to talk about my concerns. I appreciate her compassionate approach and the way she helped me work through my challenges."