Pirjo started her training to become a Consultant in DDP with Kim Golding in June 2017
Practitioner in DDP
M. Soc. Sc., Lic. A. Psych
Pirjo Tuovila, Master of Social Sciences and Licentiate of Arts (Psychology), is a Clinical Psychologist in private practice in Tempere, Finland.
Pirjo Tuovila is a Specialist in Developmental and Educational Psychology (Lic.A. Psych) and has almost 40 year experience as clinical psychologist. She works in private practice as a therapist, counsellor and trainer and focuses on seriously traumatized, fostered and adoptive children and adolescents.
In her work, Ms. Tuovila implements Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy, DDP®, and Theraplay® Therapy. Since 2002, she is also the organizer of international conferences and workshops dealing with therapeutic child care, attachment trauma and integrative approaches. She has imported DDP to Finland and organized conference and trainings on DDP since 2006 with DDP trainers and published several DDP books in Finnish.