We have worked with English speaking people from these countries:

Psychotherapy and Counseling in English

For all English speaking foreigners Ogrody Zmian offer counselling, parenting counselling, couple therapy and individual psychotherapy in English. Our English speaking psychologists have training in cross-cultural psychology and are available for individual and couple psychotherapy as well as for counselling, including parenting issues.

For those of you having trouble with the Polish reality and acculturation, raising children in a new culture and a new educational system, getting along with Polish colleagues, partners or family, we offer counselling, support and cultural trainings.

With all other interpersonal or intra personal problems, our English speaking psychologists are available for individual, couple or family / parenting counselling and psychotherapy appointments. We all work under supervision and are members of the Polish leading professional associations.

English speaking psychotherapists and counselling psychologists:

Bartosz Szymczyk
Bartosz SzymczykPsychologist, psychotherapist, couple and family therapist
Psychologist, MA in clinical psychology and cross-cultural psychology. Trained (a 5 year postgraduate program) in individual, couple and family psychotherapy. Member of the Polish Psychological Association, the Polish Psychiatric Association and the Families in Global Transition Research Network. Works with couples, families and individuals. Has experience in teaching and research at the Warsaw International School in Psychology, the University of Warsaw and at the University of SWPS, Warsaw. Working on PhD thesis in psycholinguistics at the Polish Academy of Science. Trained in attachment parenting counselling and perinatal counselling.
Joanna Durlik
Joanna DurlikPsychologist, CBT psychotherapist
Cognitive-behavioral psychotherapist, MA in psychology, PhD candidate in the Institute of Psychology, Jagiellonian University.

She has gained her psychological experience i.a. at the Family Therapy Unit of the Psychiatry Department, Collegium Medicum, Jagiellonian University, Psychiatric Clinical Hospital in Kraków and during internships at universities in the UK, Spain and USA.

She works with adults and teenagers suffering from mood disorders, anxiety disorders, interpersonal difficulties and adjustment disorder (life crisis caused by major changes in life, difficulties in adjusting to a new living environment, language, culture etc.). In her academic work she focuses on migration, multilingualism and multiculturalism.

Tomasz Mieszkowski
Tomasz MieszkowskiPsychologist, psychotherapist
MA in psychology; a graduate of Warsaw School of Social Sciences and Humanities. Completed a 4 year post graduate training in psychotherapy at the INTRA Center for Psychological Help and Education. Completed a 3-level training in working with couples using the emotion-focused therapy method (EFT-C) conducted by a certified teacher of this method at the Intra Center.
Magdalena Smelkowska
Magdalena SmelkowskaPsychologist, psychotherapist
MA in psychology; a graduate of Warsaw School of Social Sciences and Humanities in 2 faculties: clinical psychology and social psychology in English (studies lead in English); a member of Polish Society of Existential Psychotherapy. Since 2007 she has been attending a psychotherapeutic training in Existential Analysis lead by prof. Alfried Laengle, a president of the International Society of Logotherapy and Existential Analysis. She works with adults and offers counselling as well as individual psychotherapy.
Alicja Heering-Adamczewska
Alicja Heering-AdamczewskaPsychologist, parenting counsellor
Psychologist, graduated from the Institute of Psychology at the Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University (MA). She completed training of the Attachment Parenting for Professionals and is participating in the Agnieszka Stein’s and Gosia Stańczyk’s Consultation School for Psychologists.

In Ogrody Zmian, she conducts parenting and educational consultations, educational workshops for parents and teachers as well as provides psychological support for adolescents.

Her work is based on the Attachment Parenting and Non-violent Communication approaches. She works in Polish and English.

We offer counselling, individual psychotherapy, couple therapy and parenting consultations at reasonable prices:

Type of service Length of a session Price
Individual Counselling session 50 minutes 210 PLN
Individual Psychotherapy session 50 minutes 210 PLN
Individual Psychotherapy session 80 minutes 300 PLN
Family or Couple Counselling or Therapy session 50 minutes 250 PLN
Family or Couple Counselling or Therapy session 80 minutes 330 PLN

Our locations:

Ogrody Zmian Saska Kępa


ul. Dąbrowiecka 32 m 6, I floor
03-906 Warszawa

There is only small waiting room available- please arrive on time

Ogrody Zmian Międzylesie


Al. Dzieci Polskich 20
Warszawa 04-730

We are in a part of IPCZD Hospital (Child’s Health Centre Memorial Hospital), near the Patron Hotel. Waiting room available.

Call us for an appointment at +48 660 871 606.

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We also recommend the service of our colleague who works independently in the Hague, the Netherlands and online:

Mirjam Tiel van Buul