Sanna Turakka

Welcoming you to surf the waves of life with me!

I am a CBT psychotherapist, supervisor, trainer and a performance psychology consultant. I am qualified to offer KELA’s rehabilitative psychotherapy. My working methods are grounded in the acceptance and values based models of third wave Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.

I offer psychotherapy services (chidren, adolescents and adults) and therapeutic consultation to families. My services also include trainings, supervision, and performance psychology consultation for athletes, coaches, teams and companies. The focus and methods of consultation are always selected considering the needs and the context of the client.
My education and certification:

  • Psychotherapist (University of Eastern Finland, accredited by Valvira)
  • CBT psychotherapist supervisor (University of Tampere)
  • Master of Sport Sciences (Sport and Exercise Psychology, University of Jyväskylä)
  • Master of Arts in Special Education (Special Education Teacher, University of Joensuu)
  • Certificate of sport psychology coaching and exercise promotion (The Finnish Psychological Association)
  • Multiple trainings in the areas of psychology, psychotherapy, applied and clinical behavior analysis, sport psychology, psychological well-being, education and rehabilitation.