Emma Harmsen, Psycholoog, Portugal
The Expat Psychologists is onderdeel van Psyned.nl. Op dit moment hebben 12 verschillende Nederlandse psychologen die therapie geven in het Engels. Dit kan via een Skype afspraak of je kan langs komen bij de psycholoog in de praktijk!
Het maken van een afspraak of meer informatie over de psycholoog kan bij ons secretariaat door te bellen naar 085 – 4014 720 of ons een mail te sturen via ons contactformulier.
Do you feel like you’re getting stuck in a rut? Do you feel afraid, anxious, sad or stressed? As a psychologist, I can offer you support and listen to you without judgement. The therapy will be centred around your wishes, and by providing therapeutic treatment, I will offer you the help needed so you can get back on your feet. My aim is to help you straight away, so there are no waiting lists, and making an appointment outside of office hours is possible as well. I mainly work in Nijmegen, Arnhem, and Ede-Wageningen – and in London in the UK – but meeting up somewhere else, preferably in the region, can be discussed.
I came from Serbia when I was 29 years old. I had a university diploma in psychology and I was looking forward to begin a new chapter in my life. It turned out that my diploma here in the Netherlands was assessed on a bachelor level and I still wanted to do my masters. So I did it. And I learned Dutch. And I got married and got children.
I was already doing a volunteer work in my field, but I wanted to transition to a paid job. And then I was trying to figure out how to find my place in this society. At first, everything was so different than I was used to. Then I started getting used to the new ways of looking at life and dealing with different aspects of it. Things I once found strange became usual.