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The Power of Rituals in Managing Expat Life: A Guide to Finding Stability in Transition

The Power of Rituals in Managing Expat Life: A Guide to Finding Stability in Transition

Navigating the life of an expatriate can be a thrilling adventure filled with new experiences and opportunities. However, it is sure to bring about significant levels of uncertainty and ambiguity. Moving to a new country involves adapting to different cultures, languages, and environments, which can be daunting

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Navigating Language Barriers and Foreign Language Anxiety: A Neuroscience-Informed Guide for Expats

Navigating Language Barriers and Foreign Language Anxiety: A Neuroscience-Informed Guide for Expats

Speaking a new language can be daunting, but there are effective ways to manage this anxiety. In this post Leigh Matthews, Australian Registered Psychologist and Director of Therapy in Barcelona dives into three practical tips, backed by neuroscience, to help you navigate this journey with confidence. Among the challenges

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Notes About Therapy By a Therapist in Barcelona

Notes About Therapy By a Therapist in Barcelona

  As a therapist working with a diverse international community in Spain and Europe since 2011, Australian Psychologist, and Founder of Therapy in Barcelona, Leigh Matthews, has gathered insights crucial for those embarking on or currently navigating the journey of therapy.  In this article she sheds light

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Navigating Life’s Complexities: How Therapy in Barcelona Addresses Diverse Therapy Goals

Navigating Life’s Complexities: How Therapy in Barcelona Addresses Diverse Therapy Goals

Therapy in Barcelona is a sanctuary of hope and support for the international community living in this vibrant city. Our English speaking therapy practice specialises in catering to the unique psychological needs of expatriates, digital nomads, students, and families who find themselves navigating the complexities of life

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12 Compelling Reasons Internationals and Digital Nomads Should Consider Therapy

12 Compelling Reasons Internationals and Digital Nomads Should Consider Therapy

Let’s start with the Story of Castellers in Catalunya…. In the heart of Catalunya, a powerful tradition unfolds – the building of human towers known as ‘Castells.’ This captivating spectacle, more than just a cultural marvel, encapsulates a profound life lesson. At the base of each tower

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Embracing the Power of Not Belonging: A Journey for Internationals

Embracing the Power of Not Belonging: A Journey for Internationals

As internationals living in a culture distinct from our own, such as the rich and diverse environment of Spain, we often confront complex emotions associated with not quite fitting in. This journey, while challenging, is imbued with unique strengths and invaluable opportunities for growth. Being different offers

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Being an Expat Woman: Navigating the Challenges and Embracing the Triumphs

Being an Expat Woman: Navigating the Challenges and Embracing the Triumphs

Embarking on an expat journey can be a profoundly transformative experience, especially for women. It’s a path that blends the excitement of exploring new horizons with the complexity of adapting to unfamiliar environments. In this article, Leigh Matthews, Aussie Psychologist and Founder of Therapy in Barcelona delves

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Couples Therapy: Navigating the Unique Challenges for Expat and Intercultural Couples

Couples Therapy: Navigating the Unique Challenges for Expat and Intercultural Couples

In the dynamic and often complex world of relationships, couples therapy stands as a beacon of hope and guidance. For expat and intercultural couples, the journey through partnership can be especially intricate, weaving through cultural nuances, language barriers, and the unique challenges of life abroad. At Therapy

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Lidia Therapy in Barcelona Collaborating Therapist in Her Own Words

Lidia Therapy in Barcelona Collaborating Therapist in Her Own Words

lidia lidia I invite you to work towards understanding and accepting who you are to enhance your relationship with yourself and others. To begin working with me, fill in the intake form. Adult form Couples form Adolescent 15+ form Hello! I’m Lidia, a client-centred therapist and Gottman

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EU Business School Workshop: Living the Barcelona Dream – Adaptation and Well-being Resources

EU Business School Workshop: Living the Barcelona Dream - Adaptation and Well-being Resources

Living abroad as a student in Barcelona can be an exhilarating experience, filled with cultural immersion, adventure, and personal growth. However, when faced with the challenging reality of culture shock and homesickness, living abroad can become a little complex. In this blog post Leigh Matthews, Australian Registered

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