A listing of therapists, counselors, psychologists, and psychiatrists in Flevoland, Netherlands interested in providing culturally sensitive cross-cultural care for today’s international expat community.


Massimo Cimarelli, Therapist for Anxiety, Burnout, Panic Attacks, OCD, Depression
Location: Amsterdam, Almere, Rotterdam, Nijmegen, Netherlands
Phone: +31(0)613932162
Email: m.cimarelli@functioningpsychology.nl
Website: www.functioningcoach.nl
Nationality: Italian
Languages Spoken: Italian, English
Religious Affiliation: All religious affiliations are welcome
Clinical Specialties: I’m an English and Italian Speaking Therapist specialised in Anxiety, Burnout, Panic Attacks, OCD, Depression. My approach is based on CBT, Behavioral Restructuring model and Mindfulness. The aim of my goal oriented and expressive therapy is finding balance between cognitive, expressive and physical aspects, decreasing negative cognitive and emotional patterns living life fully. I provide individual, couple and group therapy for Anxiety, Burnout, Panic Attacks, OCD, Depression, stress management, anger management, quit addiction, career development and peak performance training.
Cross-Cultural Experience: I have been living in the Netherlands since several years and I perfectly understand the challenges of the adjustment to a new culture and the cultural shock issue. My academic background and my professional experience allowed me to get a deep knowledge of different cultures and adaptation problems.

Francesca Eleuteri, MSc in Clinical Psychology and Promotion of Well-being, Cognitive Psychologist & PhD Candidate in Clinical Neuropsychology at Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour – Functioning Psychology
Location: Amsterdam, Almere, Arnhem, Den Haag, Enschede, & Nijmegen, Netherlands
Phone: +31(0)613932187
Email: f.eleuteri@functioningpsychology.nl
Website: www.functioningpsychology.nl
Nationality: Italian
Languages Spoken: Italian, English
Religious Affiliation: All religious affiliations are welcome
Clinical Specialties: My approach is tailored for individual and highly up to date to the current research findings on clinical psychology and neuropsychology. I provide individual, couple and family therapy for expats adults, adolescents, children and older adults (65+). I offer cognitive and behavioural assessments (psychodiagnostic testing for developmental disorders, personality disorders, depression, dysexecutive syndrome) and therapies based on CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), CET (Cognitive Enhancement Therapy) and Mindfulness. I am a member of the NIP (Dutch Institute of Psychology), NVN (Dutch Institute for Neuropsychology), Landeljke Vereniging POH-GGZ and of APA (American Psychological Association). I am currently involved in research on the maturation of executive functions in young adults and visual neglect after stroke.
Cross-Cultural Experience: I have always lived between Italy and Netherlands since I am half Italian and half Dutch. Lately, I moved to Amsterdam for living; thus I entirely understand the challenges this lifestyle can bring to individuals and families.