Dr Leyla Rafieian Taheri

Tel : 07925 273596

Services also availible in Swedish

and Farsi 

  • Why choose Leeds City Psychology?

  • Chartered Counselling Psychologist

    Your psychologist is trained at Doctoral level, the highest rank within the profession. This ensures that they are highly trained and experienced in providing therapy.

  • Ethical Practice

    This practice abides by ethical standards set by the British Psychological Society and the Health and Care Professions Council UK. This way you can be reassured that the treatment you are receiving is ethical and evidence based.

  • Competitive Rates

    Rates are kept low in order to make therapy easily accessible for everyone. First session offered at half price (£40) and is non-binding. Funding through most major insurance companies available such as AVIVA, AXA and Simply Health.

Welcome to Leeds City Psychology


Leeds City Psychology is a private counselling service led by Dr Leyla Rafieian-Taheri, an experienced and compassionate Psychologist and Expert Witness.  Leyla is a Chartered member of the British Psychological Society and registered as a Practitioner Psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council. 

Effective and evidence based therapies are available including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), EMDR, Mindfulness, Transactional Analysis, Trauma focused therapy and more. Services offered aim to provide sustainable improvements in a highly confidential and non judgmental environment.

The office is located in 1 City Square in Leeds City Centre and is accessible by car or public transport. Your first session is half price at £40 for an initial assessment to determine how you can benefit from therapy. Clients funded through insurance companies are also welcome. Please call or email to arrange an assessment for yourself or a loved one. 



  • Counselling

    Sessions provided for adults who are experiencing stress, anxiety, depression, low self esteem, relationship problems, PersonalityDisorder, Bipolar Disorder, OCD, pain management, sexual dysfunction, sleeping problems, or any other unwanted experiences. 
  • Clinical Supervision

    For trainees, fellow Psychologists or Counsellors seeking clinical supervision to enhance their practice
  • Life Coaching

    A professional mental health check-up to decide how to boost confidence and increase well being. For those who do not require regular weekly sessions
  • Expert Witness

    For lawyers, health care providers and employers requiring assessments and reports