Dr Maya Mukamel

Staff details

Position Lecturer, MA Counselling
Email m.mukamel (@gold.ac.uk)
Phone +44 (0)20 020 7919 7361
Dr Maya Mukamel

Maya is a full-time lecturer in the MA Counselling programme. She is a Counselling Psychologist, having practiced psychodynamic psychotherapy for 20 years, with a focus on the Relational approach and work with Complex Trauma. As a practitioner and academic, Maya is interested in the integration of critical cultural and gender studies with clinical theory and practice.

Maya has a special interest in human rights and social justice work and advocacy by mental health practitioners. She has extensive experience in this field, as a leader and active participant in projects related to political trauma.

Academic Qualifications

BA in Psychology

MA in Clinical Psychology

PhD in Gender Studies

Areas of Supervision

Individual and collective trauma

Human rights, social justice and mental health

Intersectionality in psychodynamic theory and practice

History of psychoanalytic ideas