Chris John is a London based psychotherapist who is well known for his innovative and empathic style of therapy. Having gained a Masters degree at Greenwich University, Chris went on to train extensively with Pia Mellody of The Meadows and he has become one of Europe’s leading trauma reduction specialists working with codependency, love addiction and shame based issues created through ‘family of origin’ dynamics.
An expert in issues relating from developmental and attachment trauma, Chris draws on his years of experience and a rich combination of theories to provide the most effective therapeutic outcome for clients who have struggled with relational issues including love addiction & avoidance, betrayal, sexual issues, low self-esteem, boundaries, self care, compulsive behaviors and lack of direction.
“Life is not about spending years on the therapists couch, life is for living”, and with the right interventions and support, Chris believes each of us, if we want to, can achieve the life we want.
Relationship therapy is a process designed to assist couples in understanding the dynamics of their relationship.Find Out More
Family therapy explores the role of the individuals and teaches functional boundary setting, healthy communication and recovery from codependency.Find Out More
Trauma reduction work is a process that explores the family of origin to see where less than nurturing behaviors may have occurred.Find Out More
Exploring your family of origin can be a powerful method to gain insight into the roles you take in adult life.Find Out More
Love addiction is a painful and destructive compulsion to focus on a love object in order to force a fantasy relationship.Find Out More
I provide supervision to practitioners who work with developmental trauma and love addiction. I also train professionals in re-parenting.Find Out More