Myira Khan

Myira Belfast 2019

The Therapist's Coaching 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.