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sissy lykou
Counselling, Psychotherapy, Embodied Movement Psychotherapy and Supervision in North London, Islington

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26th January 2022 
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North London, Islington

Close to:
Finsbury Park
Highbury & Angel
King’s Cross

Tel: 07944 878003
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lykou, s. (in progress) Therapy, the basics. London: Routledge.

lykou, s. (in progress) The millennial female psychotherapist.

Chesner, A. & lykou, s. (Eds.) (2020) Trauma in the Creative and Embodied Therapies: When Words are not Enough. London: Routledge.

Lykou, S. (2018) Sexuality in dance movement psychotherapy: Shyness or avoidance? Body, Movement and Dance in Psychotherapy.

Lykou, S. (2018) Dance movement psychotherapy with the under 5’s with identified or unidentified learning difficulties and their families. Body, Movement and Dance in Psychotherapy.

Lykou, S. (2017) Relational dance movement psychotherapy: a new old idea. In H.Payne (Ed.), Essentials of Dance Movement Psychotherapy: International Perspectives on Theory, Research, and Practice. London: Routledge.

Lykou, S. (2016) When the professional is political. E-motion, Vol. 26 (3), 4-8.

Karkou, V., Lykou, S. & Rova, M. (2015) International research and perspectives in dance movement therapy. In L.Yiotis, D. Maravelis, A. Padagoutsou & E. Giannoulis (Eds.), The Contribution of the Arts Therapies in Psychiatric Therapy. Athens: Bhta Publications and The University of Athens Publications.

Koch, S., Kunz, T., Lykou, S. & Cruz, R. (2014) Effects of dance movement therapy and dance on health-related psychological outcomes: a meta-analysis. The Arts in Psychotherapy Journal, Vol. 41 (1), 46-64.

Lykou, S. (2013) Tick the box! But some boxes stay empty when we talk about the age of today’s politically active psychotherapists and counsellors. Transformations – The Journal for Psychotherapists and Counsellors for Social Responsibility, Summer 2013, 36-37.

Lykou, S. (2010) Dance Movement Psychotherapy sessions with second-generation immigrant children in primary schools; cultural transmission and its effect on the cultural unconscious. Biculturalism or marginality?. E-motion, the magazine of the Association for Dance Movement Psychotherapy in the UK (ADMP), Vol. 20 (4), 8-12.

Lykou, S. (2004) Arts therapy with children undergoing chemotherapy. Magazine Aglaitsa of the Hospital for Children Aglaia Kyriakou (Athens, Greece).


Book "Trauma in the Creative and Embodied Therapies: When Words are not Enough"

Chapter "Relational Dance Movement Psychotherapy: A New/Old Idea"

‘Body, Movement and Dance in Psychotherapy’ international journal

Stillpoint Spaces London

Psychotherapists and Counsellors for Social Responsibility (PCSR)

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