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Iwona Dreksler, BACP

Stress, Anxiety Relationships Family conflicts Grief Depression
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About me

Hello, I am Iwona Dreksler.

I’m a therapeutic counsellor providing counselling and therapy in north and north-west London .
I am a fully qualified therapist, I work privately with adults and adolescents. I hold an Advanced Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling from Barnet College, known for its standards of excellence. I am a registered member of the BACP (British Association for counselling & psychotherapy) and hold an enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) Certificate.

Alongside my counselling practice, I work as a bereavement counsellor for a charity organisation based in north London, as well as working as a mental health support worker in London & Hertfordshire, helping clients with a variety of mental health issues, including schizophrenia, personality disorders, anxiety, and many others. I have also worked with primary school-aged children as a school counsellor in London.

Professional experience

6yrs in practice
Stress, Anxiety Relationships Family conflicts Grief Depression

Additional areas of focus: LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Coaching, ADHD, Abandonment, Adoption and Foster Care, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Antisocial Personality, Attachment Issues, Autism and Asperger Syndrome, Avoidant Personality, BDSM, Kink, Alternative Sex Culture, Blended Family Issues, Body Image, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Chronic Pain Illness and Disability, Codependency, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Dependent Personality, Dissociation, Divorce and Separation, Domestic Violence, Eating and Food-Related Issues, Emptiness, Family Problems, Fatherhood Issues, Fertility Issues, Forgiveness, Gender Dysphoria, Guilt and Shame, HIV / AIDS, Hoarding, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Immigration Issues, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Intellectual Disability, Isolation / Loneliness, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Men's Issues, Midlife Crisis, Military and Veterans Issues, Money and Financial Issues, Mood Disorders, Multicultural Concerns, Narcissism, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Paranoia, Personality Disorders, Phobias, Polyamory / Nonmonogamous Relationships, Postpartum Depression, Post-traumatic Stress, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Prejudice and Discrimination, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Self-Love, Sex Addiction, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Sexual Dysfunction, Sexuality, Smoking/Vaping Cessation, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches: Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Existential Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy

Services offered

Live Chat



Credentials information

BACP Therapist - Registered Member MBACP #381169


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Iwona Dreksler. We don't pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

Iwona has been amazing helping me move forward from a break up. From setting boundaries, to finding myself, to helping me see my self worth, she has helped me in the most kind and compassionate manner. I leave every session feeling better, and happy that I have something to work on.

Written on Feb 11, 2024 after therapy with Iwona for 5 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, sleeping disorders, self esteem, anger management, and adhd

Not pushy very relaxed helps you move at your pace. Very good at understanding and finding paths of issues to look at and talk about

Written on Jan 04, 2024 after therapy with Iwona for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, coping with life changes, and adhd

Iwona is an empathetic and kind listener. By reflecting back what I am saying she has helped me to see myself more clearly.

Written on Dec 04, 2022 after therapy with Iwona for 1 month on issues concerning stress, anxiety, grief, anger management, and adhd

Amazing woman and specialist. I enjoy our sessions. She is a big professional. She helps me to understand myself better, my strengths, how to cope with different situations. She makes my life better and easier. Thanks her a lot for this experience)

Written on Oct 07, 2022 after therapy with Iwona for 2 months on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, and career difficulties

Patient, understanding and helps bring out words you're struggling to express. Also very comforting, positive and really lifts the mood after every session :)

Written on Sep 17, 2022 after therapy with Iwona for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, compassion fatigue, and adh

Iwona is extremely professional with a warm and caring approach. She understands my rollercoaster of emotions even if I don't. She is giving me the tools I need to overcome the situation I find myself in.

Written on Jul 27, 2022 after therapy with Iwona for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, relationship issues, family conflicts, and grief