Specialist Counselling Psychologists in Brentford, Hammersmith, and Ealing





About Mindsight Centre


Mindsight Centre is a counselling service located in Brentford, in close proximity to Ealing, Chiswick, Kew, Richmond, Isleworth, Twickenham and Hammersmith. The specific issues that we treat vary substantially, but all of our clients are struggling emotionally, need assistance and would like to make a change. Mindsight Centre is an intimate, safe and confidential space where you can explore your feelings and discuss your difficulties. It is our aim to give you the right set of tools so that you can initiate real and transformative change. If you have no experience of therapy or counselling, we are here to give you all the guidance you need. To arrange your free no obligation consultation for CBT counselling in Brentford and West London, contact us today at Mindsight Centre.



Meet the Team


Mindsight Centre Dr Savin Bapir-Tardy. CBT Counselling In Brentford, Ealing And Hammersmith.

Dr Savin Bapir-Tardy

Savin is a chartered counselling psychologist registered with the HCPC (Health and Care Professions Council) and BPS (British Psychological Society). She studied psychology at Roehampton University and conducted her doctoral research into the experiences of traumatic events at City University. Savin has over 17 years of experience working within the mental health field and has worked with adolescents, adults, and couples in a variety of mental health settings.

Savin uses a number of therapeutic models to inform her assessment and treatment approach based on the individual’s issues and needs. She works with people that are experiencing a range of difficulties that cause emotional distress and discomfort including (but not limited to): PTSD, depression, anxiety, anger issues, relationship issues and bereavement. She also offers clinical supervision for qualified therapists and therapists in training.

As a counselling psychologist Savin is trained in working with a variety of evidenced-based therapeutic approaches that include cognitive behaviour therapy, solution-focused therapy, psychodynamic therapy and person-centred therapy. Savin understands that each person responds differently to their difficulties, so she works collaboratively with clients to find the most appropriate way of working with them.

Savin also offers therapy in Kurdish (Sorani) and Greek.

Academic and Research Experience

In addition to being a CBT counsellor in Brentford, Savin is a lecturer in psychology at the University of West London, and also works as a guest lecturer at other universities in her expert field. Savin is a research supervisor, overseeing Ph.D. students who are completing their doctoral research in the field of trauma and mental health.

Savin is also engaged in research in the area of mental health and is currently collaborating and leading a number of research projects. You can also see Savin in the media providing expert psychological advice and understanding in the fields of domestic violence, honour based violence, force marriage and female genital mutilation.



Mindsight Centre Rim Mahmoud. CBT Counselling In Brentford, Ealing And Hammersmith.

Dr Rim Mahmoud

Rim is a chartered counselling psychologist registered  with the  BPS (British Psychological Society). Rim has more than 8 years of experience in the field of psychology and has developed a comprehensive knowledge of psychological counselling models. She has had much success in providing support and implementing effective treatment plans for diverse clients with various mental health difficulties. Much of this work has focused on trauma, PTSD, depression and in diffusing stress and anxiety.

As a professional, Rim believes that every client is unique and that treatment needs to reflect this. This ethos is exhibited in Rim’s integrative approach to therapy. As an integrative therapist Rim does not subscribe to any one particular method, dogma or manual of techniques, but instead draws upon different approaches – especially existential, second/third wave-CBT, and psychodynamic therapy.

Rim has a special interest in trauma, anxiety, relationships, depression, sexuality, existential issues, fertility/parenting, loneliness, “midlife crisis” (at any age), relocation, self-esteem and work/careers.

Academic and Research Experience

Rim holds a BSc in counselling psychology from Middlesex University and an MSc in health psychology from the University of Westminster. Rim completed her doctoral training at Regent’s University and is a guest lecturer at various universities in her expert field. 

Rim is also a fluent Arabic speaker and can offer therapy in Arabic.


CBT Counselling with Mindsight Centre

If you would like to book CBT counselling in Brentford with Savin or Rim, contact us at Mindsight Centre to arrange your free no obligation consultation. If you are nearby, Brentford is within very easy access of Isleworth, Hammersmith, Ealing, Chiswick and Richmond. Alternatively, we offer online counselling if you are unable to travel.

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