Daniela Di Ciano
Daniela is a Psychologist trained in both Clinical and Educational fields and recently joined the team after practicing in the UK and other countries for over 10 years.
She specialises in assessment and intervention of children and adults with complex neuro-developmental needs (such as Autism, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Intellectual Disability, Specific Learning Disorders) and associated emotion-regulation and challenging behaviours.
She also treats individuals with anxiety, depression, trauma, eating and behavioural disorders.
She uses Applied Behaviour Analysis (including Positive Behaviour Support), Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (including Acceptance and Commitment Therapy), Mentalisation-based approaches and Family Therapy. These approaches are individualised according to the client’s developmental level, preferences and other contextual issues.
Daniela takes a holistic approach and works collaboratively with families, teachers, carers and other professionals in the network.