Myira Khan

Myira Belfast 2019

Accelerated Coach Programme Trainer

Myira is a BACP accredited counsellor, therapeutic coach and qualified supervisor,
working in private practice, under her organisations ‘Myira Khan Counselling’ and ‘Grow To
Glow’. Myira also delivers workshops and events internationally and is a regular speaker and
facilitator at national conferences. In 2017 Myira helped establish the Leicester Centre for
Psychodynamic Counselling, which offers counselling, counselling training and CPD
workshops.
Myira is the Founder of the Muslim Counsellor and Psychotherapist Network (MCAPN).
MCAPN connects Muslim counsellors, therapists and psychologists, via networking, events
and CPD opportunities and raises visibility of Muslim practitioners via their Counselling
Directory.
Myira was a Trustee of BACP (2016-2019). As a role-model, Muslim and East African-Asian
counsellor, supervisor and coach Myira represents diversity within the profession and
promotes counselling to minority and marginalised communities, to break the stigma of
mental health and therapy. For her work Myira was awarded the Mental Health Hero Award
in 2015.