Ethel Engo Sarrio

MSc Clinical and Forensic Psychologist

I offer individual psychological treatment for young people and adults in Geneva, Nyon, and online.

Personalized Attention for All Your Needs

I have worked with people presenting a different range of psychological problems, from long-term mental problems such as psychosis, bipolar, and personality disorders to mood disorders, anxiety disorders, addiction, low self-esteem, and many other conditions that trouble the modern world. I mostly use Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), and mindfulness.

Ethel Engo Sarrio

Ethel Engo Sarrio


I am Ethel, an FSP certified Psychologist offering psychotherapy to individuals ( adults and teenagers) in English, Spanish and Italian. I have garnered experience working in clinical settings in Spain, Switzerland, and the UK within the NHS and Probation Service. 



cognitive behavioral therapist

Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT)

CBT has been found to be an effective form of treatment for children, adolescents, and adults through decades of clinical trials.

Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT)

Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT)

Based on cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), but it’s specially adapted for people who feel emotions very intensely.

being mindful


When you’re mindful, you observe your thoughts and feelings from a distance, without judging them good or bad.

Ethel Engo Sarrio, Psy.D

  • Psychology Degree recognized by the Swiss Commission of Psychological Professions.

  • Member of FSP ( Swiss Federation of Psychologists)

  • Certified Clinical and Forensic Psychologist by Health and Care Professions Council U.K (HPCP) PYL30470.

  • Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Marsha Linehan Institute.

  • Integrating CBT and Mindfulness certificate, Albert Ellis Institute, New York.

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Intervention with risk families and antisocial behaviour in teenagers.

  • Master of Science in Clinical, legal, and forensic psychopathology.

Conditions I treat;

As a member of the Swiss Federation of Psychologists (FSP), I am sometimes reimbursed by Swiss complementary insurance (as a psychologue FSP), international, or UN insurance. Please check directly with your insurance before we begin our work together.

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ADHD Assessment & Testing

ADHD (Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder) assessment is a process used to determine whether an individual exhibits symptoms of ADHD and, if so, to what degree.

Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety disorder is a general term for a group of mental health conditions characterized by excessive or unrealistic feelings of fear, worry, or nervousness.


It is a type of anxiety disorder in which a person experiences persistent and recurring thoughts, impulses, or images (obsessions) that cause anxiety or distress.


Depression is a mental health disorder characterized by persistent feelings of sadness, hopelessness, and loss of interest in activities. It can also cause physical symptoms such as changes in appetite and sleep patterns.

Personality Disorders

A mental health condition characterized by a long-term, inflexible pattern of thoughts, emotions, behaviors, and interpersonal functioning that deviates from cultural and societal expectations.


The act of intentionally causing physical harm to oneself. This can take many forms, such as cutting, burning, or hitting oneself, or engaging in other forms of self-injury.

Suicidal ideation

Suicidal ideation refers to thoughts about, or an unusual preoccupation with, wanting to take one’s own life. It can range from a passing thought to a detailed plan, and it can be described as passive, active or aggressive.

Eating Disorders

A group of conditions characterized by abnormal or disturbed eating habits. The most common eating disorders are Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, and Binge Eating Disorder.


Addiction is a condition in which a person has an overpowering desire to continue using a substance or engaging in a behavior despite the harm it causes. Addictions can take many forms, such as addiction to drugs, alcohol, nicotine, food, gambling, sex, and other activities.

Burn Out

A state of physical, emotional, and mental exhaustion caused by prolonged stress. It can occur as a result of prolonged exposure to excessive and prolonged occupational demands and pressures that are not matched to the individual’s resources and coping mechanisms.

Stress-related disorders

A group of mental health conditions that are caused or exacerbated by stress. These conditions can manifest in various ways, including anxiety, depression, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).


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