The Psychologist

Tania Sevastaki Gunkel

Professional Memberships

  • Nederlands Instituut van Psychologen (NIP)

  • Stichting EFT Nederland

Originally born in Greece, Tania Sevastaki Gunkel is half Greek half Dutch and moved to the Netherlands for her postgraduate studies in 2011.

Her background allows her to understand the challenges faced when living abroad, as well as the psychological processes involved when trying to adjust to a new life.

Her expertise lies in anxiety, depression, burnout, attachment disruptions, traumas, emotional regulation, couples therapy and personal growth.

Tania Sevastaki Gunkel founded Growing Potential in 2014 and has over 10 years of experience as a psychologist.

She has also worked for a large mental health facility as well as as a Student Counsellor for different Universities.

Approach & Qualifications

Tania Sevastaki Gunkel has a humanistic, client focused approach, and has been trained in:


  • Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT),
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Rational Emotive Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (RECBT)
  • M.Sc. in Clinical Psychology

    Leiden University

  • M.Sc. in Strategic Human Resources Management

    ALBA Graduate Business School

  • B.A. in Psychology

    The American College of Greece

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