about Sebastian

Sebastian Droesler MCouns, Dipl-Psych, B.B.A. is a Counselling Psychologist, Life Coach and Certified Mindfulness Teacher, who offers counselling, coaching, psychotherapy, leadership development and mindfulness training.

He is registered with the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP). He has been living and working in Hong Kong for 14 years where he met his wife and found his calling.

Sebastian Droesler Counselling Hong KongSebastian’s private practice welcomes clients representing a cross section of Hong Kong’s achieving and educated international population. He works with individuals and couples who seek a professional and reliable partner to help them regain and maintain healthy relationships, rewarding careers and meaningful lives.

Sebastian worked many years in the banking and telecommunication industries. His last position being Business Manager for the Regional CIO APAC in a leading Swiss bank. Prior to moving to Asia, he was a Senior Consultant in Business Process Reengineering and Change Management for the Strategy Department of Deutsche Telekom.

Sebastian holds a Master’ Degree in Counselling from Monash University in Melbourne, European Master’s & Bachelor’s degrees in Psychology and Business Administration. His comprehensive training focuses on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance & Commitment Training (ACT), Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) and Systemic Coaching. Individuals and Couples benefit from his advanced level certification in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), Psychobiological Approach to Couples Therapy (PACT) and The Developmental Model of Couples Therapy (The Couples Institute).

As certified mindfulness teacher he graduated in Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) at the Centre for Mindfulness Studies in Toronto. The two centres at Toronto and Oxford being the founding and world leading institutions for MBCT. He also trained in Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction (MBSR), Cultivating Emotional Balance (CEB) and studied Early Buddhism at HKU.

As a trainer and facilitator Sebastian applies pragmatic techniques enabling interpersonal learning for individuals and in groups. Corporate and private clients benefit from his energetic nature and sound business background.

As a registered psychotherapist of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (bacp) Sebastian complies with the Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling & Psychotherapy and the professional standards of the BACP. He receives regular and ongoing supervision from several supervisors around the globe (Vancouver, Australia and Hong Kong).