Imartedi, a magazine of Bologna (Italy) presents a dossier about Italians living abroad. Meglio una scelta consapevole is the article that I wrote about my experience in Amsterdam. It is available only in Italian.   “Ho lasciato l’Italia nel 2009, dopo essermi licenziato da un lavoro a tempo indeterminato come psicologo per tossicodipendenti e migranti …
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03 September 2013, by Somesh Valentino Curti The second part of the “Expat Couples” series is about migrant couples. This is when it is not just one of the two partners who leave their home country (as is the case for expat couples in long-distance relationships) but when the “team” packs, farewells friends and family …
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Stimulated by my work as a psychologist in Amsterdam, here I present “Inspirations”: a series of pictures with my favorite quotes about life, therapy, creativity and spirituality. Their purpose is to “inspire“, or else, lead you to look deeply inside yourself  

26, March, 2013 by Somesh Valentino Curti Photo by Flickr user epSos.de Working as psychologist in Amsterdam, day after day I realize that what really helps in getting out of our emotional dis-ease is the heart. It may seem a commonplace and maybe it is not scientific information, but I here I want to risk …
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In my work as a psychologist in Amsterdam, I often quote Bronnie Ware’s article about the regrets of the dying. I use her words as a stimulus for my clients to have courage and never give up in life. I hope it can be useful also for you. by Bronnie Ware For many years I …
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For most of my life, I was simply known as Efthymios Kotronias from Athens, Greece – the son of Evgenia and Giannis, the brother of Sotiris, a good friend and a fixture within a much wider social network. On October 1, 2010 I left my home and moved to the Netherlands. In my mind, I …
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3 August 2011, by Jose Marc Castro   Anyone who has ever even considered moving overseas will know there are many issues to consider and to take into account. While there are a number of common issues associated with moving overseas the fact is that everybody is different and everybody has their own issues and …
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